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WCC meeting on June 10, 2017 10:30-11:00 Social, 11:00 Discussion and Lunch. Science to Inform and Advance Environmental Protections, Rebecca Sutton, USDA laboratory, 800 Buchanan Street, Albany, CA 94710.

September Section Meeting Sept. 26, 2017, time tba   A New Cloning Technology called CRISPR/Cas9, Prof. Jennifer Doudna, UC Berkeley  at Chevron Building 10 Auditorium, 100 Chevron Way, Richmond, CA 94801

 Sept 30, Sat.,  Sacramento Section invites us to Flavors of Chemistry: Coffee, Olives, and Chocolate  at UC Davis (a field trip).
Oct. 18, 2017, time TBA, Mass Spectrometry in the Service of Human Health, Prof. Richard Zare, Stanford University, location TBA


Oct. 26, 2017, Thursday, time TBA, “Total Synthesis of Biologically Active and Architecturally Complex Natural Products” Prof. Richard Sarpong, UC Berkeley, recent Guggenheim Fellowship awardee, (location tba)

Annual Events:

Earth Day: (April 22. 2017): Saturday

Solano Stroll: Sunday – September 20, 2017, 10am – 6pm

Mole Day: 6:02 AM – 6:02 PM on Monday, October 23, 2017

Bay Area Science Festival: (TBD, ~ late October – early November 2017):

  • North Bay at Sonoma County Fairgrounds – Saturday, TBD, 10:30am – 4pm
  • AT&T Park – Saturday, TBD, 10am – 4pm