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Chemists Celebrate Earth Day Illustrated Poem Contest

Posted by George on March 9, 2017 at 4:30 PM Comments comments (0)

The Chemists Celebrate Earth Day Illustrated Poetry Contest is sponsored by the American Chemical Society - check out this flyer. Contest is for students K-12 and they compose an original poem (40 words or less) and illustrate the poem. The theme for this year is “Chemistry Helps Feed The World”. The flyer provides some possible topics as well as the judging criteria f...

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Details for January meeting - January 24 at USC Upstate

Posted by George on January 14, 2017 at 10:25 AM Comments comments (0)

WESTERN CAROLINAS ACS SEMINAR

FREE TO THE PUBLIC!!

"Dynamic Nuclear Polarization-Enhanced NMR Studies of Nanoparticles."

Dr. Leah Casabianca

Assistant Professor

Clemson University

TUESDAY JANUARY 24, 2017

University of South Carolina Upstate

Olin B. Sansbury,...

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website announcement - sorry for delay

Posted by George on January 14, 2017 at 10:00 AM Comments comments (0)

Greetings all.  It appears webs.com is doing a change in their site builder, and I can not modify the main pages.  I can post in this section and I hope I can update the calendar, but it may be a few days before I can update the officers and meetings section.

Announcing the candidates for 2016 Western Carolinas Local Section elections

Posted by George on October 1, 2016 at 5:40 PM Comments comments (0)

We will be conducting our election in the upcoming month using electronic voting - make sure ACS has your preferred email address.  Here are the candidates for the four eleted officer positions

Chair Elect (Chair 2018, Past-Chair 2019)

Amanda Knapp, Mars Hill University

Secretary

Zachary Davis, Wofford College

Councilor

George Heard, UNC Asheville

Alternate Councilor

Blaine Childress, Sealed Air corporation

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2016 Chemists Celebrate Earth Day Illustrated Poem Contest

Posted by George on February 28, 2016 at 7:55 PM Comments comments (0)


The Western Carolinas Local Section of the American Chemical Society invites students in K-12 schools to participate in the Chemists Celebrate Earth Day (CCED) Illustrated Poem Contest.

D...

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Just over a week left to vote in the WCACS elections!

Posted by George on November 8, 2015 at 10:55 AM Comments comments (0)

Voting will close at the beginning of dinner at the November WCACS meeting at Wofford.  You should have received your electronic ballot in an email from our secretary, Zachary Davis.  If you did not receive a ballot email and you are a member of the Local section, please contact one of the members of the elections committee - Zachary Davis, Meredith Newman or George Heard.

Announcing the candidates for 2015 Western Carolinas Local Section Elections

Posted by George on October 14, 2015 at 8:50 PM Comments comments (0)

Check your email for the electronic ballot.

Candidate for Chair-Elect.  Melanie Heying (Brevard College)

Melanie is an Assistant Professor of Chemistry at Brevard College, and a member of the ACS for 7 years. After a post-doc working with photochromic ruthenium compounds, she discovered she missed teaching, which had been a significant part of her graduate career. After spending a year as a Vis...

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Chemistry Is Fun - Earth Day at Roper Mountain Science Center

Posted by George on April 8, 2015 at 2:45 PM Comments comments (0)


Join members of WCACS in bringing chemistry to the community in this Earth Day edition of the traditional Second Saturday Science series.  April 11th from 9am-1pm.

Poster for Chemistry is Fun

For more details contact Zachary Davis ([email protected])

Chemists Celebrate Earth Day (CCED) illustrated poem contest for K-12 students.

Posted by George on April 8, 2015 at 2:25 PM Comments comments (0)

The Western Carolinas Local Section of the American Chemical Society invites students in K-12 schools to participate in the Chemists Celebrate Earth Day (CCED) Illustrated Poem Contest.

A flyer detailing the competition can be downloaded 

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Do you facebook? We do now!

Posted by George on March 5, 2015 at 4:05 PM Comments comments (0)

For those of you on Facebook, we've started up a brand-new page for the Western Carolinas Local Section.  We'll be posting items of interest and creating signups for events so you can get reminders of upcoming activities in your FaceBook feed.  Check out the latest posts on the sidebar of the Western Carolinas ACS webpage, and if you're on FaceBook, like and follow us!


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