Friday, August 25, 2017
Prof. Robert M. Anservitz (Georgia Gwinnett College)
“Entrepreneurship Lighthouses and Landmines”
Location: Condesa Coffee, Old Fourth Ward, 480 John Wesley Dobbs Ave, Ste 100, Atlanta, GA 30312
6:30 pm: Meet and mingle, 7:00 pm Talk
This event is FREE and open to the public.
Thursday, September 7, 2017
Prof. Rigoberto Hernandez, Gompf Family Professor at Johns Hopkins University and Adjunct Professor at Georgia Institute of Technology
“Diverse Chemistry Topics and the Diversity of Chemistry”
Location: Georgia Tech Hotel & Conference Center, 800 Spring Street NW, Atlanta, GA 30308
RSVP by 5:00 pm by Friday, September 1, 2017 at https://goo.gl/Tyn3w3
The award presentation and seminar will also be live-streamed.
Congratulations to the 2017 Project SEED students and mentors. Best of luck on your projects this summer.
The Georgia Section of the American Chemical Society is seeking nominations for the following positions:
*The runner-up for Chair-Elect will serve as the Member-At-Large
**The runner-up for Councilor will serve as Alternate Councilor (2 each needed)
Descriptions of duties are listed in the Section Bylaws.
If you are interested or would know of someone to fill one of these roles, please submit your nomination by August 31, 2017 at 5 pm to the Chair of the Nominations Committee, David Sherrill at email@example.com.
The Georgia Section section is currently looking for volunteers to participate in the ACS Science Coaches program. This program allows science educators to partner with an ACS member to enhance the quality of chemical education in the classroom.
Opportunities to participate exist at the elementary, middle, and high school levels.
ACS members interested in participating should contact Tyler Kinner for more information.
Win an ACS T-shirt! "Like" our new Facebook page to be entered to win! Two random winners will each receive an ACS t-shirt! We will be holding random drawings throughout the year to show our appreciation for our Facebook fans. Winners will receive exciting gifts! To learn more about our the activities, please visit our page and "like" us to get your name added to our drawings.
The section's Facebook group "Saturday Morning Chemistry" will highlight local chemistry leaders showcasing their passions and profession. The first interview is already published! Visit our group page to learn more.