Author Archives: Glen L.

Results of 2019 Local Section Election

We are proud to announce the results of the 2019 Local Section election. Kim Chichester (Secretary), Mark Heitz (Treasurer), Richard Cobb (Councilor), Michael Coleman (Alternate Councilor) and Jim Reynolds (Alternate Councilor) were all running unopposed for their respective positions. The race for three Member-at-Large positions was the only competitive race this year. Four candidates were vying for three open positions.

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Announcing the November 2019 Chem in Emerging Tech Lecture

The next Chemistry in Emerging Technologies Lecture is Monday, November 11, 2019 at 7:00 PM Where: Nazareth College – Peckham Hall, Room 10, 4245 East Ave., Pittsford. Map below Who: Prof. Jaime Cardenas, The Institute of Optics, Univ. of Rochester Prof. Cardenas will be talking to us about integrated photonics (also known as optics on a chip) at 7:00 PM

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Announcing the “Chemistry in Action” Demonstration Show

The 2nd annual “Chemistry in Action” Demonstration Show is Saturday, November 9, 2019 at 11 am. The show will take place in the Skalny 141 Auditorium. The show is presented by the Chemical Demonstration Center at St. John Fisher College and is co-sponsored by SJFC Chemistry Department and the Rochester Section of the American Chemical Society. This family friendly event is

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Announcing the 2019 Roc Sci-Tech Symposium

The Rochester local section of the American Chemical Society is hosting its annual Roc Sci-Tech symposium featuring speakers from Rochester-based industries. Come learn about local companies, career opportunities, and gain an opportunity to network with industrial scientists. Topics will include: materials chemistry, analytical/bio-organic chemistry, optics, X-ray technology, and patent law! Promote this event at your campus or workplace with this

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Upcoming Rochester YCC Event: Climbing the Ladder of Success

Are you a young chemist wanting to learn how to launch your career?Mark your calendar for September 18 Rochester local section of the American Chemical Society Younger Chemists Committee is hosting their second career building event of 2019. It is called “Climbing the Ladder of Success” This event is an opportunity to learn valuable information about job, grad school, and

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Council Corner Report from ACS Meeting in San Diego

The attached report provides a detailed account of the Council meetings attended by our Councilors, Richard and Steve. The report includes election results, resolutions, council actions, a report of San Diego meeting attendance and various other information on business conducted by the Council. Council Corner – 09/05/2019 Important national ACS election information The ACS national election will run from September

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