Barbara Belmont

Activities of Interest at the 2014 Fall ACS National Meeting in San Francisco

Discussion created by Barbara Belmont on Jul 13, 2014

Sunday, August  10:


Undergraduate Workshop: ACS Diversity Panel: Defining Diversity & Supporting Students
12:30 PM – 1:30 PM

Esplanade Ballroom 305, Moscone Center, South Bldg

Organized by: Society Committee on Education Undergraduate Programs Advisory Board


Symposium: “Chemistry Plus Passions, Intersts: Careeers on the Road Less Traveled”

1:30-5:20 PM

During the Session on “Chemistry Plus Passions, Intersts: Careeers on the Road Less Traveled”, Chris Bannochie will present “One chemist's reflections on the alleys and paths that border the road less traveled”. 2:05-2:35 pm

Location: Moscone Center, North Building, Room 132

Organized by: ACS Division of Business Development and Management, co-sponsors: CHED, PROF, SOCED

 

Diversity Reception
5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

Plaza B, Hilton San Francisco Union Square




Monday, August 11:


“Workplace Issues Facing the LGBT Chemistry Community”

1:30-3:20pm

Includes  “LGBTQ in ACS and the workplace: Status report”, presented by Barbara Belmont, followed by a round-table discussion involving all session attendees.

Location: Hilton San Francisco Union Square, Union Square 17/18

Organized by: Gay and Transgender Chemists and Allies subdivision of the ACS Division of Professional Relations




Tuesday, August 12:


American Chemical Society Presidential LGBTQ+ Reception in San Francisco

6:00 - 7:30 PM

Marriott Union Square Hotel, 30th Floor Russian Hill Room
ACS President Tom Barton will co-host, along with the ACS Division of Professional Relations and NOGLSTP, a reception for LGBTQ chemists and allies during the 248th ACS National Meeting in San Francisco.  A host bar and hors d'oeuvres will be served.  Please check the final online program for any last minute location changes or contact Dr. Chris Bannochie, 706-294-2994. 

 

 

 

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