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Jack Kent Cooke Foundation supports ACS Project SEED

ACS has received a $30,000 grant from the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation to support ACS Project SEED. The Society is among 12 nonprofits from Virginia, Maryland, and Washington, D.C., selected to receive funds through the foundation’s annual Good Neighbor Grants program. The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation is dedicated to advancing […]

NCS OSA Annual Student Science Fair Awards Dinner – May 22, 2018

The Optical Society and the IEEE Photonics are participating sponsors of this event featuring NASA Goddard’s Dr. Jonathan Gardner presentation, “The James Webb Space Telescope.” Reservations are required by 5:00 p.m. Friday, May 18.  Contact Jim Heaney – – 301-286-9133. Date/Time:  Tuesday, May 22, 2018 – 5:30-9:00 p.m. Location: […]

Register by May 20th for the NCAC SOT Spring Symposium

The National Capital Area Chapter of the Society of Toxicology will be holding a Spring Symposium entitled “Consumer Products- Motivating and Promoting Toxicity Reduction. More information including a synopsis, agenda, and registration information can be found on the NCAC web site. The Symposium will take place on Thursday, May 24, […]

AACT and ACS seek science Coaches

Science Coaches is a joint American Chemical Society (ACS) and American Association of Chemistry Teachers (AACT) educational outreach initiative dedicated to enhancing science skills in students across the United States. The program pairs chemists (coaches) with AACT teacher members in elementary, middle, and high schools. Coaches accepted into the program […]

May 10 CSW Dinner Meeting

Join us on Thursday, May 10th for the May dinner meeting of the Chemical Society of Washington. Vernon R. Morris, Ph.D. Director, NOAA Center for Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology Director, Atmospheric Sciences Program Professor, Chemistry and Atmospheric Sciences “Physical Chemical Processes of Saharan Dust Aerosols During Their Atmospheric Life Cycle” […]