Diversity and Inclusion at 2016 Fall ACS National Meeting Philadelphia

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Chemists of all types will feel welcome at the upcoming 2016 Fall ACS National Meeting in Philadelphia, because there is a diversity event for everyone! See the attached Diversity Roadmap for everything. Of specific interest to LGBTQ+ Chemists and Allies are following events:


  • Sunday, August 21, 5-7pm: ACS Diversity Reception; Philadelphia Marriott Downtown, Franklin 11/12, Sponsored by the ACS Diversity and Inclusion Advisory Board
  • Monday, August 22, 1-5pm: Diversity & Inclusion in STEM: LGBTQ+ Safe Zone Training for the Chemistry Community; Hilton Garden Inn Philadelphia Center City, Garden Room; Organized by: PROF GTCA, Cosponsored by: CHED, CMA, D&I, LSAC, SCHB, and YCC
  • Monday, August 22, 8-10pm: PROF Sci-Mix poster: Making LGBTQ+ chemists more visible in the ACS: Activities of the gay and transgender chemists and allies subdivision; Halls D/E - Pennsylvania Convention Center
  • Tuesday, August 23, 5:30-7:30 pm: Presidential LGBTQ+ Reception; Philadelphia Marriott Downtown, Liberty Salon A; Sponsored by: PRES, Pres-Elect, PROF, NOGLSTP