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Chemists Celebrate Earth Week Winners

Posted by Burkholder, Thomas on May 5, 2018 at 7:20 AM Comments comments (0)

Grade 6-8 Winner Sarah Cipriani,7th grade, Woodbury Middle School, Woodbury CT (Teacher: Mary Louise Barta)

Grade 9-12: Emma Daly, 10th grade, East Catholic High School, Manchester CT (Teacher: Amy Coan)


Chemists Celebrate Earth Week

Posted by Burkholder, Thomas on April 3, 2018 at 4:45 PM Comments comments (0)

2018 CCEW Illustrated Poem Contest

Dive into Marine Chemistry

The Connecticut Valley Local Section of the American Chemical Society (ACS) is sponsoring an illustrated poem contest for students in Kindergarten through 12th grade.

Contest Deadline: May 1, 2018 (receipt by email or mail)

Prizes: Subscription to ACS magazine and periodic table poster

Contact: Dr. Sharon M. Palmer, Amherst Re...

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2nd Annual Symposium on Applied Synthesis

Posted by Burkholder, Thomas on April 3, 2018 at 3:40 PM Comments comments (0)
Frontiers in Organic Synthesis: Solutions to Challenging Carbon-Carbon Bond Formation

Friday, September 21st, 2018
Connecticut College New London, CT


Poster presentations on any topic in organic chemistry are welcomed and encouraged
Registration and abstract submissions are now open...
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Councilor Highlights from New Orleans

Posted by Burkholder, Thomas on March 25, 2018 at 10:45 AM Comments comments (0)

Highlights:

1. The two candidates for ACS president are: Luis A. Echegoyen and Thomas R. Gilbert (Northeastern Univ.)

2. The two candidates for Director of Division I: Laura E. Pence and Katherine L. Lee

3. Member dues for 2019 will be $175, reflecting a cost of living adjustment

4. In the Fall, Council will consider reallocating divisional funding to encourage more local meeting involvement


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Chemistry and Biochemistry Undergraduate Career Day with A Special Focus on Industrial Job Applications

Posted by Burkholder, Thomas on February 28, 2018 at 1:25 PM Comments comments (0)

Saturday March 24, 2018 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Central Connecticut State University 

Develop job search strategy, createe ffective Linkedin profile, review your resume with experts in the field,meet a panel of local industry experts, get access to career mentors and more…

Connecticut Room (1st floor), Memorial Hall, CCSU

Registration Deadline: 16thMarch, 2018 by 5:00 PM (Required)

Registration deposit: $5 (per student, will be refundedupon attending), Regis...

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NEACT Meeting: STEAMing Into The Future

Posted by Burkholder, Thomas on February 14, 2018 at 7:40 PM Comments comments (0)

Saturday, March 24, 2018
Steamship Historical Society of America
2500 Post Road, Warwick, RI

8:30 am Registration and coffee/refreshments
9:00 - 11:30 Program

STEAMing Into The Future:

Teaching with Historic Archival Sources in Science and Chemistry

Aimee Bachari - Education Coordinator, Steamship Historical Society of America (SSHSA)

Building on the extensive resources of the SSHSA, this program will introduce participants to incorporat...

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2018 CVS Travel Fellowships

Posted by Burkholder, Thomas on January 26, 2018 at 10:25 AM Comments comments (0)

UPDATE:  DEADLINE EXTENDED TO MARCH 9.

Information:

• Two grants (1 undergrad, 1 grad) of $250 each to be awarded twice a year

• must be an active participant to apply (poster or presentation)

• National or Regional ACS meetings preferred.

• Max of three awards to a university in a calendar year.

• No more than one award per person per year.

&...

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CVS Travel Fellowships

Posted by Burkholder, Thomas on January 26, 2018 at 10:25 AM Comments comments (0)

Information:

• Two grants (1 undergrad, 1 grad) of $250 each to be awarded twice a year

• must be an active participant to apply (poster or presentation)

• National or Regional ACS meetings preferred.

• Max of three awards to a university in a calendar year.

• No more than one award per person per year.

• Payment is by reimbursement after travel is...

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2018 Undergraduate Research Symposium

Posted by Burkholder, Thomas on January 25, 2018 at 3:05 PM Comments comments (0)

Save the date.  April 21 at Central Connecticut State University


Save the Date 2nd Annual Symposium

Posted by Burkholder, Thomas on January 23, 2018 at 1:55 PM Comments comments (0)



Save the date: 2nd Annual Symposium on Applied Synthesis

Sept. 21 2018 at Connecticut College

Registration opens April 2.

 


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