Daily Archives: April 25, 2018

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CSW YCC Career Day April 15th – Thank you!

YCC and CSW hosted a career day workshop April 15th at ACS Headquarters. The day started with three career overview presentations to give participants perspective on careers in academia, industry/consulting, and government.  Next, a career panel with 7 CSW members gave thoughtful and interesting answers to audience questions, drawing from […]

CSW 2017 President Jason E. Schaff presents Dr. Zakya H. Kafafi with the 2017 Hillebrand Prize on March 29, 2018

The Hillebrand Prize — named for William F. Hillebrand (1853-1925), one of Washington’s most distinguished chemists — is awarded for original contributions to the science of chemistry by member(s) of CSW. Dr. Kafafi received this award in recognition of her pioneering contributions to organic optics and electronics technologies through innovative […]

CSW 2018 President Dr. Allison A. Aldridge presents Betsy Jean Yakes with the 2018 Outstanding Volunteer of the Year Award on March 29, 2018

The Outstanding Volunteer of the Year was established by the Committee of Community Activities (CCA) to recognize the immeasurable outreach efforts made by local section volunteers. Each local section has an opportunity to recognize one individual annually for demonstrating extraordinary outreach volunteer service within the section. Since she was an […]