|Posted by George on March 9, 2017 at 4:30 PM||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...Read Full Post »
|Posted by George on January 14, 2017 at 10:25 AM||comments (0)|
WESTERN CAROLINAS ACS SEMINAR
FREE TO THE PUBLIC!!
"Dynamic Nuclear Polarization-Enhanced NMR Studies of Nanoparticles."
Dr. Leah Casabianca
TUESDAY JANUARY 24, 2017
University of South Carolina Upstate
Olin B. Sansbury,...Read Full Post »
|Posted by George on January 14, 2017 at 10:00 AM||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.
|Posted by George on October 1, 2016 at 5:40 PM||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
Zachary Davis, Wofford College
George Heard, UNC Asheville
Blaine Childress, Sealed Air corporation
|Posted by George on February 28, 2016 at 7:55 PM||comments (0)|
|Posted by George on November 8, 2015 at 10:55 AM||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.
|Posted by George on October 14, 2015 at 8:50 PM||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...Read Full Post »
|Posted by George on April 8, 2015 at 2:45 PM||comments (0)|
|Posted by George on April 8, 2015 at 2:25 PM||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 downloadedRead Full Post »
|Posted by George on March 5, 2015 at 4:05 PM||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!