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Celebrating Young Scientists & Their Hard Work: CSW Project SEED Culminating Poster Session August 20th 2022

On the Morning of Saturday August 20th, the CSW Project SEED Committee hosted the Culminating Poster Session at ACS Headquarters Washington, DC to recognize our four talented Project SEED students. The SEED students presented their research posters to the 20 attendees from across the DMV. Central pictures within the collage […]

Local CSW Member and Former ACS Executive Director, Madeleine Jacobs, to be featured in “ACS Industry Matters.”

Industry Member Programs is pleased to feature Chemical Society of Washington member, Madeleine Jacobs, in the most recent issue of ACS Industry Matters. Madeleine Jacobs was Executive Director and CEO of the American Chemical Society for more than 11 years, from January 2004 to February 2015. Jacobs served 10 years as Managing Editor […]

LLT STEAM program – June 2023 – seeks volunteers and participants

Latinas Leading Tomorrow (LLT) is a non-profit organization committed to connecting and exposing Latina middle and high school students to opportunities that enrich their future through education, mentoring, and leadership development. The Latina Labs Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, And Science (STEAM) virtual Program is offered to the Washington D.C., Maryland […]

Applications now being accepted for CSW Student Travel Award ACS Fall 2023 Meeting

The ACS National Meeting for Fall 2023 will be held in San Francisco, California, on August 13-17, 2023.  This will be a hybrid event. ————————————————————The Chemical Society of Washington is pleased to announce a student travel award to defray travel and/or registration costs to the Fall 2023 National ACS meeting.  […]

Call for Nominations for the 2023 Leo Schubert Memorial Award – Submissions Due November 15, 2023

The Chemical Society of Washington (CSW) is pleased to announce the call for nominations for the Leo Schubert Memorial Award to recognize an outstanding teacher of high school chemistry in the Washington, D.C. area. The award was established in 1979 to honor Dr. Leo Schubert (1916-1978), a chemistry professor at […]

Call for Nominations for the 2023 William F. Hillebrand Prize – applications due November 15, 2023

Nominations are being accepted for the 2023 Hillebrand Prize Award.  The deadline to submit a nomination is November 15, 2023. Nominations are invited for the 2023 Hillebrand Prize, awarded annually for original contributions to the science of chemistry by a member or members of the Chemical Society of Washington (CSW), the local […]

CMA Sponsored Events: Youth Outreach Event April 29th and Career Day May 7th!

The Committee on Minority Affairs (CMA) held its Career Day May 7, 2023 from 2-4pm at ACS HQ in Marvel Hall, including career consultants including CSW’s Allison Aldridge, along with consultants from industry and academia. Events include, but are not limited to resume reviews, mock interviews, and career consultant speakers. Career […]