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2019 NCW Illustrated Poem Contest – Marvelous Metals

The Chemical Society of Washington Local Section of the American Chemical Society (ACS) is sponsoring an illustrated poem contest for students in Kindergarten through 12th grade. View/Download a PDF of the details.   View/Download Contest Entry Form. Contest Deadline: November 1, 2019 Prizes: Chemistry Themed Tee Shirt Contact: Kim Morehouse, kim.morehouse@fda.hhs.gov […]

Virtual ACS Kids Zone: August 15th

Explore the wonders of chemistry with the virtual Kids Zone science event featuring Miss Camille Schrier — Miss America 2020 — and more distinguished guests. Host Bibiana Campos Seijo, Editor-in-Chief of Chemical & Engineering News, will lead viewers through four different virtual hands-on activities conducted by popular STEM advocates. This #ACSKidsZone event for […]

NCS-AIChE monthly meeting – July 30, 2020, 6:30-8:00 p.m. ET – CSW Members are invited to participate

The National Capital Section of The American Institue of Chemical Engineers (NCS-AIChE) has decided to have their routine monthly meetings in virtual format using Zoom. This is a new initiative, with the first meeting scheduled for: July 30, from 6:30-8:00 p.m. ET. CSW members are invited to participate. Leadership: Conversations, […]

Social Media Links from Chemists Celebrate Earth Week

Updates with Social Media Links:  The CCEW #PasstheSoap video is now available on social media! Below are the links—please like and share the video on the various platforms to help amplify its reach.Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=2998317593595606LinkedIn – https://www.linkedin.com/posts/american-chemical-society_ccew-earthday2020-chemists-activity-6666010315873939456-9wF8Twitter – https://twitter.com/AmerChemSociety/status/1260244958281445378?s=20YouTube – https://youtu.be/15UDnmGI_aM Chemists Celebrate Earth Week a program of the American Chemical Society (ACS) Theme: […]

WEBCAST: The Hubble Space Telescope: 30 Years of Discovery and Awe – April 29, 2020, 3:30p (ET)

Join the American Institute of Physics for a special Lyne Starling Trimble Science Heritage Public Lecture. AIP’s Center for History of Physics is pleased to welcome Dr. Jennifer Wiseman as the presenter for this live webcast. REGISTER ONLINE – All are welcome Abstract: The Hubble Space Telescope is at the peak […]

Call for Nominations for CSW Officers/Councilors/Managers

The annual election of Officers, Councilors, and Managers of the Chemical Society of Washington will be held in November 2020 in accordance with the Bylaws and Standing Rules of the Section. All CSW Members are invited and encouraged to submit nominations for the open positions. Self-nomination is acceptable. Elected members […]

Webinar: NSF Funding During the COVID-19 Pandemic – May 21, 12-1p (ET)

Join us by webinar for the May 2020 Chemical Society of Washington (CSW) meeting. Webinar Logistics Date:  May 21, 2020 – 12:00 – 1:00 (ET)Connection Details: Zoom Registration There is no charge to participate but registration is required. Abstract:The National Science Foundation (NSF) is comprised of seven directorates supported by […]

The deadline to submit your application for the Student Travel Award to attend the ACS Fall Meeting is June 1st

The Chemical Society of Washington offers a travel award to defray travel and/or registration costs to National ACS meetings. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, things are subject to change. We will keep people updated on the status of the Awards and the ACS Meeting as things evolve. This award is open […]