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NEACT Summer Conference 2018

Posted by Burkholder, Thomas on June 6, 2018 at 6:20 PM Comments comments (0)

Summer Conference 2018 “Challenges in Teaching Chemistry”

@ Middlesex School, Concord, Massachusetts

August 17-18, 2018

Keynote Speaker: Sam Kean The New York Times best-selling author

Daily programs at the new Rachel Carson Center will include ...

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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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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 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

Redox Processes: Academic and Industrial Use of Photoredox and Electrochemistry in Chemical Synthesis

Posted by Burkholder, Thomas on March 16, 2017 at 12:45 AM Comments comments (0)

Friday, September 15 th, 2017
Connecticut College, Crozier Williams Student Center,
New London, CT 06320

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Undergrad Research Symposium REGISTRATION OPEN

Posted by Burkholder, Thomas on March 8, 2017 at 2:20 PM Comments comments (0)

Keynote Lecture – Posters – Presentations – LUNCH!

Registration and abstract submission for the 2017 CVS Undergraduate Research Symposium, to be held at UConn on Saturday April 22, is now open. Register at: More information on the symposium at:

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Green Chemistry Workshop POSTPONED

Posted by Burkholder, Thomas on August 17, 2016 at 9:15 AM Comments comments (1)

POSTPONED until Spring 2017.

For High School Science Teachers When: October 1, 2016 Where: Springfield College, Schoo-Bemis Science Center, 263 Alden Street, Springfield, MA Time: 8:30am to 4pm Sponsored in part by: ACS CT Valley Section $25 register at Eventbrite: by September 23 (Space is limited) For more information contact Kate Anderson, Director of Education Beyond Benign at See flyer for...

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New England Association of Chemistry Teachers 77th Summer Conference

Posted by Burkholder, Thomas on July 5, 2016 at 2:45 PM Comments comments (0)

Chemistry, Naturally!

August 8 – 11 

Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts, North Adams, MA

Conference Fee: $400 (single room) $350 (double) for the 4 day conference (including registration, lodging in the dorms, all meals and the Banquet). Day/commuter rates are also available. Scholarships are available courtesy of the NESACS (see below).

See the flyer here:

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