•  Senior Chemists Address Systemic Racism

    The ACS Senior Chemists Committee (SCC), in collaboration with ACS Webinars, hosted a webinar moderated by ACS President Luis Echegoyen on July 9. The topic was developing an action agenda to address systemic racism. ...
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  • Senior Chemists Moving Forward, Sharing Journeys, Enjoying Chemistry, and Planning for Fall 2020

    On July 30, the ACS Senior Chemists Committee released its summer issue of The Newsletter for Senior Chemists. This issue includes a schedule of ACS Fall 2020 National Virtual Meeting events planned for senior ch...
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  • Virtual ACS National meeting

    The ACS National meeting is almost here! In a typical year we would be checking our hotel and flight reservations, arranging dinner plans with colleagues that we see twice a year, and planning for social events. This ...
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  • Support STEM teachers

    I would like to encourage my fellow senior chemists to use their professional experience to support STEM teachers.  I believe that this support is of even greater value in the 2020-21 school year.  The possi...
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  • Working (??) from home

    Readers of the "Senior Chemists on the Move" site who are still in the work force are probably "working" form home like I am. That do you enjoy most? what do you like least? I am really enjoying Zoom and dressing mor...
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  • Total Human Cost of COVID19

    What is the total human cost of the COVID19 pandemic? Deaths due to the virus plus those caused by the economic downturn. Other contributing factors? For example, it is well documented that the suicide rate increases ...
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  • Great Books in chemistry

    The Senior chemists email inbox got the following question - who do you consider the great books and authors in chemistry? Re ply here and start a discussion, or email Ryan Kenney directly at the email below the more ...
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  • Let's Celebrate Women in Chemistry!

    March is Women's History Month, and it's a great opportunity to Celebrate a woman chemist! Check it out at https://cen.acs.org/sponsored-content/pfizer-women-in-chemistry-2020.html . March starts tomorrow and a ...
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  • Senior Chemists Breakfast featuring Max Zahniser on March 24 in Philadelphia!

    On Tuesday, March 24 at 7:30 a.m., we will have the Senior Chemists Breakfast during the ACS Spring National Meeting in Philadelphia, PA at the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown Hotel, Salon B-D. The keynote speaker...
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  • Senior Chemists' Journeys, Science History Tours, and People with Unique Abilities

    ACS Senior Chemists members,   If you haven't done so already, here's another opportunity for you to take a look at The Newsletter for Senior Chemists. Review articles on exciting journeys, activities from ...
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  • Leadership

    I just read an interesting article about leadership and chemistry: Can leadership skills elevate scientists & engineers beyond research? EIN Presswire - Philip Abraham - May 14, 2019 07:41 Leadership education w...
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  • Where has the time gone?

    It is hard to believe that another school year is over, and we're an the unofficial start of summer. It's time to get organized an complete your plans to attend the Fall ACS meeting in San Diego. The senior chemists h...
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  • REMINDER for Local Sections: Senior Chemists Mini-Grants, Deadline May 31

    Senior Chemists Committee 2019 Mini-Grant Program for Local Sections Deadline is May 31, 2019   Dear Local Section Officers, The ACS Senior Chemists Committee (SCC) is offering a limited number of grants to local...
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  • Orlando NASA session

    There is another great session that I recommend for networking. If you are attending the Senior Chemists Breakfast, consider going to the rest of the Tuesday Morning session. If you aren't planning to join us for brea...
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  • Ready for Orlando!

    I hope everyone is packed and ready for Orlando!   Here’s a quick summary of events of interest that are open to all meeting attendees. See the events section for details. Monday 7:30-10:05 Senior Chemist...
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  • Can chemists shift discussions from "global" to "biosphere?"

    Greetings fellow Senior Chemists,      It's no wonder that earth's biosphere has been likened to the skin of an apple.  The biosphere, where all known life exists on earth, is limited to the ...
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  • Welcome!

    Welcome to the ACS Senior Chemists Community! Whether you are a member of the Senior Chemists Committee (SCC), ACS staff who are curious about what we are discussing, or an ACS member of any age, you are all invited t...
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  • US Space Force - An Opportunity For New Chemistry?

    With the Trump Administration moving forward with a new Military Force to protect US interests in outer space, will this create opportunities for chemistry research and advanced technologies?  The obvious plan is...
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  • How can senior chemists support local section activities?

    Recognizing that senior chemists already do a lot for local section leadership, still there is much more that our senior members can do for you?  Also senior members have special needs.  What are seniors doi...
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  • The Newsletter for Senior Chemists - May 2017

    Dear Group Members,   Here's the May 2017 issue of The Newsletter for Senior Chemists. We hope you will enjoy this issue. Please share your thoughts at seniorchemists@acs.org. Have a wonderful day!   ACS ...
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