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2017 Officers

Co-Chair
Dr. Paul Sideris
Queensborough Community College
Department of Chemistry
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Co-Chair
Dr. Ipsita A. Banerjee
Fordham University
Department of Chemistry
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Co-Chair
Dr. Meredith Foley
St. John's University
Department of Chemistry
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STUDENT ACTIVITIES COMMITTEE
OF THE NEW YORK AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY



65th Annual Undergraduate Research Symposium (URS)

Sponsored by: The American Chemical Society's New York Section.

will be hosted by
Fordham University

on Saturday, May 6, 2017

[ Directions to Fordham University | Campus Map]


The 2017 Undergraduate Research Symposium Keynote will be:

Intelligent Self-Assembling Biomaterials

presented by

Dr. Jin K. Montclare
NYU Tandon School of Engineering

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The 2017 symposium will provide an excellent opportunity for undergraduate chemistry students in the New York metropolitan area to present the results of their research. The program will included a keynote address and oral presentations of student papers, followed by a luncheon and award reception.


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Schedule
8:00 Registration and Continental Breakfast Keating Rotunda
9:00 Welcoming Remarks
Dr. Paul Sideris, Co-Chair, ACS NY Section, Student Activities Committee
Dr. Ipsita Banerjee, Co-Chair, ACS NY Section Student Activities Committee
Dr. John P. Harrington, Associate Vice President and Dean, Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Dr. Robert H. Beer, Chair, Fordham University Department of Chemistry
Dr. Brian R. Gibney, 2017 Chair, ACS NY Section,
Keating 1st
9:20 Keynote Address
Dr. Jin K. Monclare, NYU Tandon School of Engineering
Intelligent Self-Assembling Biomaterials
Keating 1st
10:20 Dr. Ipsita Banerjee Instructions for the day
10:30 Group Photo Keating Staircase
11:00 Presented Papers
Analytical Chemistry Keating Hall Basement
Biochemistry Keating 1st Floor
Chemical Education Keating 3rd Floor
Environmental/Green Chemistry Keating 2nd Floor
Inorganic Chemistry Keating 1st Floor
Nano and Surface Chemistry John Mulcahy Hall 1st Floor
Organic Chemistry Keating 2nd Floor

Physical Chemistry Keating 3rd Floor
Polymer Chemistry Keating 3rd Floor
12:40 Luncheon / Awards Reception McGinley Ballroom
1:25 Presentation of Certificates
Dr. Meredith Foley, Co-Chair, ACS NY Section, Student Activities Committee
Dr. Maphtali O'Connor, Co-Chair, ACS NY Section, Student Activities Committee
McGinley Ballroom
1:45 Ice Cream Social
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