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Nichols Medal
Prof. Chad A. Mirkin

Prof. Chad A. Mirkin


William H. Nichols Medalist
for 2017


Symposium and Award Dinner
March 24, 2017

"For pioneering practical applications of nanochemistry"

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US National Chemistry Olympiad

The New York Local Section is participating in the 2017 U.S. National Chemistry Olympiad,
a chemistry competition for high school students.
The examination is being given the weekend of March 4-5, 2017.

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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 Saturday March 1, 2017 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 10, 2017.



Chemists Celebrate Earth Day
Chemistry Helps Feed the World
Sunday, April 23rd


The New York Section of the American Chemical Society, ACS, will be walking the iconic Brooklyn Bridge
in celebration of Earth Day

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SUNY Undergraduate Research Conference - East
Abstract Submission Open ! Deadline February 17, 2017 !


Calendar of Events

February 2017
23Long Island Subsection
Board Meeting
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March 2017
2Long Island Subsection
Seminar
From Mixing Molotov Cocktails to Mining Stradivari's Secrets
Seminar Location: Queensborough Community College, 5:30 PM
Dr. Joseph Nagyvary, Professor Emeritus, Department of Chemistry, Texas A&M University
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2Chemical Marketing And Economics Group
CVC: Powering Manufacturing Industry Reinvention
Speaker: Thomas Kichler, Partner, CVC Capital Partners
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2Long Island Subsection
Seminar
From Mixing Molotov Cocktails to Mining Stradivari's Secrets
Seminar Location: St. John's University, 2:00 PM
Dr. Joseph Nagyvary, Professor Emeritus, Department of Chemistry, Texas A&M University
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3Long Island Subsection
Seminar
From Mixing Molotov Cocktails to Mining Stradivari's Secrets
Seminar Location: Westchester Community College, 5:30 PM
Dr. Joseph Nagyvary, Professor Emeritus, Department of Chemistry, Texas A&M University
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3Long Island Subsection
Seminar
From Mixing Molotov Cocktails to Mining Stradivari's Secrets
Seminar Location: Nassau Community College, 2:00 PM
Dr. Joseph Nagyvary, Professor Emeritus, Department of Chemistry, Texas A&M University
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10New York Local Section
65thUndergraduate Research Symposium - Abstract Submission Deadline
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17High School Teachers Topical Group
Seminar
Preparing an Application for the Math for America Master Teacher Fellowship
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30Long Island Subsection
Board Meeting
31New York Local Section
Seminar
The Inaugural Edward J. McNelis Lecture in Chemistry
3:00 PM at New York University
Prof. John F. Hartwig, University of California - Berkeley
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Prof. Paris Svoronos Honored

E. Ann Nalley Award
Prof. Paris Svoronos (left)

Prof. Paris Svoronos, Queensborough Community College - CUNY, honored with the the E. Ann Nalley Regional Award for Volunteer Service to the American Chemical Society. The award was presetned at the 44th Middle Atlantic Regional Meeting by Dr. Pat Confalone, Chairman on the American Chemical Society Board of Directors.



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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 $11.00 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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