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Call for Applications: 2020 Presidential Environmental Youth Award & Presidential Innovation Award

 EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler Calls for Nominations for the 2020 Presidential Environmental Youth Awards and Presidential Innovation Awards for Environmental Educators Applications due by January 15, 2020 WASHINGTON (Nov. 7, 2019) — Today, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Andrew Wheeler announced that EPA’s Office of Environmental Education is now accepting applications […]

December 14, 2019 Appreciation Luncheon

Join us for a luncheon to honor CSW’s Members of 50, 60, and 70 years. The featured speaker will be Lois Ann Beaver, FDA, Retired, who will present, “Chemists Work To Avert Opioid Tragedies.” Speaker: Lois Ann Beaver, FDA, Retired Presentation Title: “Chemists Work To Avert Opioid Tragedies” Biography After […]

CSW Bylaw Revisions: Please Review and Vote by November 15th!

The Chemical Society of Washington has drafted new bylaws for approval by the membership.  CSW’s current bylaws were adopted in 2005 and in the intervening 14 years much of its terminology and many of its provisions have either become outdated or have drifted out of harmony with expected practice for […]

Join us for the CSW and WCDG Joint Dinner Meeting Thursday, November 14, 2019

Lane C. Sander Chemical Sciences Division Material Measurement Laboratory National Institute of Standards and Technology Gaithersburg, MD “Stationary Phase Architecture and Molecular Shape Differentiation in Liquid Chromatography” BiographyDr. Lane C. Sander is a Senior Scientific Advisor within the Chemical Sciences Division of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), […]

Chemical Society of Washington Presents the Pump-Chem Patch Festival

Join the Chemical Society of Washington Local Section of the American Chemical Society for a free community event to celebrate The International Year of the Periodic Table and learn about the importance of chemistry in everyday life. Learn about this year’s National Chemistry Week’s theme, Marvelous Metals, with many exciting […]

Marvelous Metals webinar will take place on October 22, 2019

Chemical Society of Washington and Montgomery College, Chemistry Department will be hosting the ACS Program-In-A-Box live interactive global webinar on “Marvelous Metals” on Tuesday, October 22, between the hours of 6:30-8:00 pm in SW 301, Rockville Campus. This event will be held during the National Chemistry Week in celebration of this year’s […]

Join us for the CSW Dinner Meeting – Thursday, October 10, 2019

Join us on Thursday, October 10th, for the Chemical Society of Washington (CSW) dinner meeting. Dr. Janice Reutt-Robey, Professor and Chair, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Maryland, will present on “Marvelous Metals: Critical Elements for Energy & Nanotechnology” Meeting LogisticsDate: Thursday, October 10, 2019 Time: 6:00 p.m. Check-in/Social Hour          […]

Celebrate National Chemistry Week at Rockville Town Square – October 26, 2019

The City of Rockville and Rockville Town Square are hosting a day of hands-on activities to teach students about the importance of chemistry, all in the name of National Chemistry Week (NCW). This Year’s National Chemistry Week theme is “Marvelous Metals!” focusing on metals and their properties. The participants will […]

CSW-WCC at the STEM Innovation Spark Her Conference 2019

On May 18, 2019, CSW’s Women’s Chemist Committee performed two chemistry demonstrations with middle school girls in Upper Marlboro, Maryland. The event was sponsored by STEMisHER, it included mathematics, robotics computer science, and medicine. STEMisHER is a conference which brings women leaders in STEM and middle-school girls together to provide […]