We have all heard of chemical lab fires and accidents and even 1 or 2 law suits relating to them. In response to members’ interest, the ACS Member Insurance Program is now offering a new Chemical Educators Legal Liability policy. It provides the coverage... more
American Chemical Society offers scholarships for chemists who want to become teachers and grants for chemistry teachers.
Have you ever wanted to teach chemistry? Or do you already teach chemistry, but you need some funding to back a creative idea for the... more
See attachment for information on the 2016 Spring Presidential Symposium in San Diego, CA during the 251st ACS National Meeting.more
Nominations are now open for the 2016 class of ACS Fellows; the deadline for nominations is April 1, 2016. The ACS Fellows Program recognizes ACS members for excellence and leadership in both of two areas: (1) science, the profession, education, and/or ma... more
Nominations for the 2016 Helen M. Free Award for Public Outreach> are also due.
The Award recognizes outstanding achievements in the field of public outreach by an ACS member who improves public recognition and appreciation for the contributions of chemi... more
Sent on behalf of Dr. Alan M. Ehrlich
Vice Chair, ACS Council Policy Committee (CPC)
And Dr. Carolyn Ribes-Chair, CPC Long-Range Planning Subcommittee
To the ACS Local Section & Division Chairs and Councilors,
Election to Council represents, for many, a f
Chemistry educators honored as 2015 Professors of the Year
WASHINGTON, Nov. 24, 2015 — For her accomplishments both inside and outside the classroom, Amina K. El-Ashmawy, Ph.D., has been named a 2015 U.S. Professor of the Year. El-Ashmawy, who is a member... more
To supplement the online resources available to local sections on www.acs.org/localsectionipg, we are featuring several exemplary Innovative Project Grants (IPG) proposals and final reports. Through reading these documents, you can get an in-depth underst... more
The ACS Strategic Plan for 2015 and Beyond, developed by the ACS Board of Directors with input from our members, marks a new set of challenges/opportunities and strategic objectives in our blueprint for how the Society plans to support and provide value t... more
U.S. National Chemistry Olympiad program proudly announce the success of the Alpha Theta Team at the 47th International Chemistry Olympiad competition, which concluded July 29, 2015 in Baku, Azerbaijan.
David Wang of Monta Vista High School, CA, won the se... more
Visit the Attendee Networking Lounge -- Need a Place to Talk? Have a coffee, charge your phone, get the ACS Meeting app, win a prize…?
Attendee Networking Lounge
Sunday 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM, Mon and Tues 9 AM – 5 PM
Town Center of the ACS Exposition
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The U.S. National Chemistry Olympiad is proud to announce the finalists who will represent the U.S. at the 47th International Chemistry Olympiad in Baku, Azerbaijan, July 20-29, 2015.
The members of the U.S. Team Alpha Theta are:
Soorajnath Boominathan of... more
Share your enthusiasm for chemistry with a teacher as an ACS Science Coach. As a year-long science coach, you will help students love science in a variety of roles such as presenting demonstrations, helping in the lab, or answering content questions. ACS... more
ACS is looking to members in the Kansas City, Wakarusa Valley. University of Missouri, and Ozark Local Sections to perform hands-on activities at the 2015 National Council of La Raza (NCLR) Annual Conference in Kansas City, MO.
The outreach event occurs... more