Mary L. Good
|Mary Lowe Good|
Mary Lowe Good
receiving the Othmer Gold Medal
June 20, 1931|
|Institutions||Louisiana State University;
AlliedSignal Research and Techology Laboratory;
U.S. Department of Commerce
|Alma mater||University of Central Arkansas (B.S.)
University of Arkansas (M.S., Ph.D)
|Notable awards||Garvan–Olin Medal (1973)
IRI Medal (1991)
Vannevar Bush Award (2004)
Mary Lowe Good is an inorganic chemist who does industrial research and has worked in government. She received her BS from the University of Central Arkansas and in 1955 received her PhD in from the University of Arkansas. In 1980 she was appointed to the National Science Board of the National Science Foundation by Jimmy Carter and then in 1986 she was appointed to it again by Ronald Reagan. In 1976 she was initiated into the Beta Phi Chapter of Alpha Chi Sigma at the South Dakota School of Mines. 
|Mary Lowe Good, "You’ve got to take the opportunities as they appear", Chemical Heritage Foundation|
Former President Bush appointed her to the President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST). Later Dr. Good in 1993 served four years as the Under Secretary for Technology for the Technology Administration in the Department of Commerce, under the Clinton Administration.
She was the 1987 President of the American Chemical Society.
She has also been a Donaghey University Professor at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, and was the founding Dean of the George W. Donaghey College of Engineering and Information Technology (EIT), retiring July 1, 2011.
She has been member for Fund for Arkansas, LLC and Stage 1 Diagnostics, and has served on the boards of Delta Trust & Bank and St. Vincent Infirmary, Biogen Idec, IDEXX Laboratories, Cincinnati Milacron, Ameritech, Acxiom Corporation.
- 1969 Agnes Fay Morgan Research Award
- 1973 Garvan-Olin Medal
- 1983 American Institute of Chemists Gold Medal
- 1988 The Delmer S. Fahrney Medal of the Franklin Institute
- 1991 IRI Medal from the Industrial Research Institute
- 1996 Glenn T. Seaborg Medal
- 1997 Priestley Medal
- 1998 Othmer Gold Medal
- 2000 The 6th Annual Heinz Award in Technology, the Economy and Employment 
- 2002 Alpha Chi Sigma Hall of Fame 
- 2004 Vannevar Bush Award
|Library resources about
Mary L. Good
|By Mary L. Good|
- "Mary Lowe Good". Chemical Heritage Foundation. Retrieved 22 June 2013.
- "The Heinz Awards: Mary Good". The Heinz Awards.
- "Alpha Chi Sigma Hall of Fame". Alpha Chi Sigma Fraternity. Retrieved 22 June 2013.
- "Dr. Mary Good Founding Dean, George W. Donaghey College of Engineering and Information Technology (EIT).". University of Little Rock Arkansas. Retrieved 22 June 2013.
- "Mary L. Good Profile". Forbes.com. Forbes. Retrieved 26 October 2011.
- Chemical Heritage Foundation, The Catalyst Series: Women in Chemistry, Mary L. Good video
- Chemical Heritage Foundation, The Catalyst Series: Women in Chemistry, Mary L. Good transcript
- Chemical Heritage Foundation, oral history interview
- Chemical Heritage Foundation, biographical sketch