Nov
19

Our Pioneers in Chemistry Teaching:  Or How College Chemistry Education  Came to the LVACS

Created by Nigel Sanders on Oct 30, 2020

Thursday, November 19, 2020 at LVACS Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/Lehigh-Valley-Section-of-the-American-Chemical-Society-188914467805550/

Starts at 3:00 PM · Ends at 4:30 PM, EST (America/New_York)

  • Nigel Sanders

Speakers from Lehigh Valley ACS colleges tell us their formative stories in a video format during a Facebook Live Event!

 

Do you know…

What LVACS institutions of higher education had an M.D.-holding chair as their first chemistry professor?  

Where was the hydrofluoric acid bottle invented?  

What famous chemical company had its roots at Lafayette? 

No? Curious? Like to win a prize for the correct answers? Take a look at our '20 Question' Quiz on Lehigh Valley ACS Section Chemistry on our website Meetings and Events - Lehigh Valley Section of the American Chemical Society then tune in to our Facebook Live event! Who knows...the answers may be lurking therein...

LVACS Facebook Live: Facebook Live

The colleges and universities of our section will present brief pre-recorded summaries of their histories and a snapshot of their current degree programs while we field your expert answers to questions such as those above, chat about our section and get your ideas on new activities we can sponsor. 

 

Participating schools are: Lehigh University, Penn State/Berks, Penn State/Lehigh Valley, Lafayette College, Moravian College, Albright College, Cedar Crest College, DeSales University and Muhlenberg College

 

LVACS Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/Lehigh-Valley-Section-of-the-American-Chemical-Society-188914467805550/