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2016 NEACT Conference

Posted by Burkholder, Thomas on April 18, 2016 at 10:45 AM Comments comments (0)

All Western Massachusetts/Connecticut High School teachers are invited to theAnnual NEACT conference, which is being held this year at the Massachusetts College of the LIberal Arts (MCLA, formerly North Adams State College) on August 8-11.  

For more information, see the NEACT website or contact the organizer, Dr. Mel Govindan at mgovindan@fitchburgstate.edu

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Schedule for Undergraduate Symposium

Posted by Burkholder, Thomas on April 4, 2016 at 1:20 PM Comments comments (0)

The schedule for the Undergraduate research symposium has been updated to acommodate the large number of attendees registered.

 

  • 8:15-9 Registration and putting up posters/uploading presentations;Coffee, tea, and light refreshment
  • 9-10 Keynote address (L2 plus L1 live streaming)
  • 10:15-12:30 Student talks [three rooms, 8 (non-award), 8 (non-award), 8 (award)** talks each]
  • 12:15-1:30 Lunch and Poster Session (46 posters)
  • 1:30-2:15 Dessert an...
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Undergraduate Research Symposium

Posted by Burkholder, Thomas on February 22, 2016 at 4:50 PM Comments comments (0)

The CT Valley Section of the American Chemical Society will hold its annual Undergraduate Research Symposium on Saturday April 23th, 2016 at Mount Holyoke College in South Hadley, MA Students are encouraged to register and submit abstracts for either a poster or oral presentation. Awards for the top oral presentation and top poster will be given.

The deadline for abstract submission is Thursday March 31. The deadline for registration is Thursday April 7th. Please register by cli...

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Fall Symposium, UMASS-Amherst

Posted by Burkholder, Thomas on October 5, 2015 at 3:05 PM Comments comments (0)

Join us on Thursday, October 29 2015, at 7:00 PM  for coffee, cookies and a talk: "The Science of Genetically Engineered Plants" 

The UMass Student Chapter and the Connecticut Valley Section (CVS) of the American Chemical Society (ACS) will be hosting Elizabeth Vierling of the Department of Biochemistry. Her research focuses on understanding the mechanism of action and biological roles of molecular chaperones. She will be pres...

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Chocolate: Food of the Gods

Posted by Burkholder, Thomas on August 31, 2015 at 2:50 PM Comments comments (0)

                 

CVS-ACS and CCSU's Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry present a Chocolate experience. 

Join us on September 18, 2015 at 7pm at Central Connecticut State University in the Vance Academic Center Room 105.  Come hear two chemists,...

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2015 Randolph T. Major Lecture Series at UCONN

Posted by Burkholder, Thomas on March 9, 2015 at 2:05 PM Comments comments (1)

Monday, April 6 and Tuesday, April 7.  See flyer  or UCONN Chemistry website for more detail.

Undergraduate Research Symposium Registration

Posted by Burkholder, Thomas on March 7, 2015 at 6:45 PM Comments comments (0)

The CT Valley Section of the American Chemical Society will hold its annual Undergraduate Research Symposium on Saturday April 18th, 2015 at the University of Saint Joseph in West Hartford, CT. The keynote lecture will be given by this year’s CVS/ACS Burlew Award winner Dr. Yvette Fobian of Pfizer.

Students are encouraged to register and submit abstracts for either a poster or oral presentation.

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Save the Date: Undergraduate Research Symposium

Posted by Burkholder, Thomas on February 3, 2015 at 2:25 PM Comments comments (0)

The CT Valley Section of the American Chemical Society will hold its annual Undergraduate Research Symposium on Saturday April 18th, 2015 at the University of Saint Joseph in West Hartford, CT. The keynote lecture will be given by this year’s CVS/ACS Burlew Award winner Dr. Yvette Fobian of Pfizer.  

Registration details will be posted soon.

UMASS Spring Seminar Schedule

Posted by Burkholder, Thomas on January 22, 2015 at 8:10 AM Comments comments (0)

UMASS Spring Seminar Schedule is available here (printable version here). The first seminar is January 29 at UMASS-Amherst by Professor Hao Wu from the Department of Biological Chemistry & Molecular Pharmacology at Harvard University.  The topic is “Inflammasomes and Other Supramolecula...

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Fall 2014 Symposium

Posted by Burkholder, Thomas on October 1, 2014 at 2:35 PM Comments comments (0)

Dr. Pence Goes to Washington

Please join the Connecticut Valley Section of the ACS for our annual fall symposium on FRIDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2014 at Central Connecticut State University. The speaker will be Dr. Laura Pence, Professor of Chemistry at the Universit...

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