Honoring 50, 60 and 70 Year Members of the American Chemical Society, Walter B. Petersen Award Presentation and Community College Faculty Awards
There will also be a talk at the end of the ceremonies given by past ACS President Marinda WU
Topic: Reflections of a Past ACS President on “Partners for Progress and Prosperity
Time: 12:00 noon, social; 12:30 pm, lunch; 1:30 pm, award presentations; followed by the talk, starting around 2:30 pm.
Place: Scotts Seafood, Walnut Creek Parking on street (meter in effect until 6:00 pm) or various (pay) lots in area
Dr. Bryan Balazs, was selected by Council from a slate of four nominees as one of the two candidates for President-Elect of the ACS for 2016. Congratulate Bryan when you see him! The other candidate is Dr. Allison Campbell from the Richland Local Section and Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.
CSU Fresno Chem Club’s Nick L. Mole
at the Denver Zoo outreach event
Dr. Stephanie Malone , Chair Younger Chemist Committee, explains plastic recycling at Family Science Night.
Dow Chemical Company is proud to continue our tradition of sponsoring teachers to attend the Smithsonian Science Education Academies for Teachers! Deadline is March 6 2015. Click here for details
Video and Voices of Science from the Bay Area (password: chemistry)
2015 California Section Officers
Chair Charles Gluchowski
Chair-elect Lou Rigali
Secretary Michael Cheng
Treasurer Feng W. Kuo
ChemLuminary Award Winner for Outstanding Performance
Mark Frishberg, Chair and Wally Yokoyama, Past Chair, accept the Award
from Martin Rudd, LSAC Chair and Marinda Wu, ACS Past President.
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