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donald-greenWith regret and sadness, we announce that Donald Green, a long time member of ACS and AXS has passed away.The family welcomes friends and associates to his Memorial Celebration  on the Cal Berkeley Campus at the Alumni House on Saturday December 10 at 5:00pm. Memorial Contributions can be made to The Margaret Green Memorial Scholarship Fund, Scholarship Office, Alumni House, UC Berkeley CA 94720. His Obituary is attached.  


Position Open from LBL

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The complete 2017 Section Election results are attached. The new Officers are:

Chair-elect: Margareta Sequin

Secretary: Michael Cheng

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December 2016 Vortex

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Current Events and Activities

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Organic and Polymer Chemist Position Available

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Polymer/Hydrogel Research Chemist Position Available

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ACS Philadephia Report

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Here is a chance to teach High School Chemistry. No teaching experience necessary and no credential required for the first year Respond ASAP by clicking on the link.

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Position Offered for Analytical Chemistry Scientist

Position Offered for Automated Strain Engineering Scientist

 

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New 3D Periodic Table

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National Chemistry Olympiad, recent results 

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Northern California Undergraduate Research Symposium Report

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Dominican University of California is seeking adjunct faculty to teach chemistry and physics courses

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Unless noted differently, the following are tentative plans that depend on the Speaker’s schedule, and availability of the venue.

St. George Spirits in Alameda (tour)
Mickey Sarquis and Lynn Hogue (from Alex and Lee) – http://www.terrificscience.org/
Janice Crowley and John Branca (from Alex and Lee) – Public Outreach event
Invite ACS District VI Director (Dr. Paul W. Jagodzinski – Northern Arizona University) to an event
Rosenblum Winery
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Project SEED video, a brief description of the award winning CalACS program narrated by Dr. Elaine Yamguchi, the program Chair

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Cal ACS Younger Chemists Facebook Page

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Sponsors & Donations

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2016 California Section Officers

Chair Lou Rigali

Chair-elect Jim Postma

Secretary Michael Cheng

Treasurer Paul Vartanian

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ChemLuminary Award Winner for Outstanding Performance

by a Local Section (Very Large Size) for 2013!IMG_1132_Rudd_Frishberg_Yokoyama_Wu final

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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Visit the Section Webstore

Roughly 25-30% of every dollar generated from sales will go directly to the section to be applied to various outreach programs that the section supports. Information on some of these programs is listed under the program tab on the CALACS website. If you are interested in supporting programs with a contribution or grant, please contact our office at calacs.org or (510) 351-9922.

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We encourage all Members of the Section to the monthly business meeting (EXCOMM). Join your colleges and fellow members in helping the Section meet its stated mission.

Use this site to locate Events like Science Cafe and the programs at the Women Chemist , Younger Chemists, and many of our other outreach programs listed under Committees found under the About US tab . We always welcome the help of our Members.

You can also find information about our Section monthly meetings here or under the Events tab. Also Check the What’s New tab. Your comments and suggestions are appreciated.

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