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Younger Chemists Committee

Posted by David Gottfried on February 10, 2017 at 3:25 PM

What does Chemistry have to do with sport? Find out at the YCC event on Tuesday, February 21, 2017 ACS Program-in-Box event, Chemistry of Sports: Smarter, Safer, Faster. The event will be held on Georgia Tech’s campus in the Molecular Science and Engineering Building, Room 3201. For question contact YCC Chairs, Alyssia Blake [email protected]} and Joseph Richardson [email protected]}.

Minority Affairs Committee

Posted by David Gottfried on February 10, 2017 at 3:20 PM

The Minority Affairs Committee of the Georgia Section of the American Chemical Society is pleased to announce the opening of nominations for the 2017 Percy Julian Award. This award will be given to two high school seniors in recognition of scholastic achievement and leadership ability. Each recipient will receive a $250 book scholarship and a one-year (student) membership in ACS.

The application deadline is April 12, 2017. Recipients of the Award will be notified by May 4, 2017. Awards ...

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Women Chemists Committee

Posted by David Gottfried on February 10, 2017 at 3:20 PM

The Women Chemists Committee (WCC) is ready for 2017! WCC’s mission is “to be leaders in attracting, developing, promoting, and advocating for women in the chemical sciences in order to positively impact society and the profession.” The first meeting of the year is set for Saturday, February 11th at Agnes Scott College – Bullock Science Center Atrium, Building 17 from 1:30 pm until 3:00 pm. All who are interested in becoming members of the Georgia Section WCC is welco...

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2017 Theme

The Georgia Local Section of the ACS has selected the theme, A Year of Giving: Catalyzing Chemistry via Community, for its 2017 programming. A Year of Giving refers to the outreach and education of technical and non-technical audiences about the importance of chemists and chemistry via the coupling of commonplace and technical chemistry ideas. We hope you will join and support us in this critical mission. 

Upcoming Events

Thursday, Mar 30 at 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Tuesday, Apr 25 at 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday, May 16 at 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday, Sep 7 at 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM