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2018 Sectionwide Conference
Saturday January 20, 2018
at Pace University
3 Spruce St., New York, NY
Bianco Room - Enter through Schimmel Theater
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Featuring a Keynote address entitled:

Adventures in Chemical Architecture

by
Prof. Robert Engel
Queens College CUNY

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Call for Nominations
ACS Fellows Program

The New York Local Section is seeking nominations for the ACS Fellows Program which honors members for their achievements in and contributions to Science, the Profession, and the Society.
Please submit the nominee's name by email.
The deadline is January 1, 2018.


January 2018
10Chemical Marketing And Economics Group
Digital Meets Chemical: Innovate or Evaporate
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20New York Local Section
Sectionwide Conference
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30Nanotechnology Discussion Group
Nanoscience NY Symposium
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31Westchester Chemical Society
Westchester Distinguished Scientist Award
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New York Local Section Presents the William H. Nichols Award
to Prof. Chad A. Mirkin of Northwestern University

Nichols
Pictured above: Prof. Chad A. Mirkin accepts the William H. Nichols Medal for 2017
from Prof. Brian R. Gibney 2017 Chair of the New York Section.

Since 1903, the New York Local Section of the American Chemical Society has honored a preeminent chemists with the William H. Nichols Medal. The 2017 award recognizes Prof. Chad A. Mirkin for Pioneering practical applications of nanochemistry . The symposium presented in his honor included lectures by Profs. Timothy M. Swager (MIT), Christopher J. Chang (University of California - Berkeley), Nathan C. Gianneschi (University of California - San Diego) and Harry B. Gray (California Institute of Technology). This gala event was capped off with Prof. Mirkins's Award Lecture and the William H. Nichols Medal Award Dinner.



Message from 2017 Chair
Dr. Brian R. Gibney


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Reminder - Please Pay Your New York Local Section Voluntary Dues!

When your ACS membership renewal notice arrives this time, please be sure to renew but also don't forget to check the box for payment of New York Local Section Dues. While Local Section dues are a voluntary contribution - they are not required to maintain Section membership - they are however, critically important to the well being of the New York Section.

Your $15.00 Voluntary Dues directly fund events and services, including the prestigious annual Nichols Medal Symposium, undergraduate research symposia, topical groups, subgroups, and other excellent programs. With your financial commitment, these important programs can continue to grow and benefit all our members.

Thank you - the New York Section really appreciates your help!


Employers Seeking Talented Employees

The Employment and Professional Relations Committee maintains a roster of candidates who are ACS members seeking a position in the New York metropolitan area. If you have job openings and would like qualified candidates to contact you, please send a brief job description and educational/experience background required to Hessy Taft. Candidates from our roster who meet the requirements you describe will be asked to contact you.


SPEAKERS WANTED
Do you like to talk?
Then we need to hear from you!

The New York Section of the ACS is looking to increase and update its Speakers Bureau database of interested local area speakers who are available for Section-wide seminars and symposia. If you have an area of research or interest that would provide an interesting talk appropriate for our Section members, and would like to be included in our Speakers Bureau, then please contact the New York Section Office (516-883-7510, Email) with the following information that will be posted on the Section's website: your name, affiliation, a title, and 5-6 words briefly summarizing your area of specialty. We look forward to hearing from you about topics that you wish to share with our other members!

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