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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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US National Chemistry Olympiad

The New York Local Section is participating in the 2018 U.S. National Chemistry Olympiad,
a chemistry competition for high school students.
The examination is being given the weekend of March 3-4, 2018.

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Chemagination

The New York Local Section of the American Chemical Society is sponsoring the Chemagination competition for high school chemistry students on Friday March 9, 2018 at St. John's University.
Please see the website for details

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Deadline for Submission of an Intent to Participate Form ( MS Word or PDF)
February 9, 2018.

Calendar of Events

January 2018
19High School Teachers Topical Group
Seminar
Bigger Isn't Awalys Better. Tuning the Size, Composition, and Structure of Nanostructured, Precious Metal Electrocatalysts for Enhanced Performance in PEM Fuel Cells
Prof. Christopher Koenigsmann, Fordham Univeristy
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20New York Local Section
Younger Chemists Committee
Building Your Technical Career Through Strategic Networking

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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
Nomination Deadline

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February 2018
1Chemical Marketing And Economics Group
Future Flavors
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1Long Island Subsection
Seminar
Trapping the Enzyme-catalyzed Reactions using different Approaches of X-ray Crystallography
Rakhi Agarwal, Ph.D., Nassau Community College
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8New York Local Section
US National Chemistry Olympiad - Registration Deadline
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9High School Teachers Topical Group
Seminar
Charting a Path to Renewable Energy
Dr. John L. Roeder, Physics Teacher, The Calhoun School
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15Westchester Chemical Society
Science Cafe
David Mendenhall, PhD
President
Eastern Sources, Inc
16New York Local Section
Board of Directors Meeting
21New York Local Section
NY/NJ Society for Applied Spectroscopy
Spectroscopic Hyperspectral Chemical Imaging
Emil W. Ciurczak
Doramaxx Consulting

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Three Members Elected 2017 ACS Fellows

ACS Fellow

Three members of the New York Local Section of the ACS were elected as ACS Fellows in 2017. Peter W.R. Corfield (Fordham University), JaimeLee Iolani Rizzo (Pace University), and Nicole S. Sampson (Stony Brook University) will be honored at the Fall National Meeting and Exposiiton of the American Chemical Society.



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Dr. Joseph M. Serafin


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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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