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Long Island High School Awards Banquet 2018


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New York Local Section Employment Opportunities


Job seekers, please check out our Employment Opportunities webpage.

Employers, are you looking to reach a highly qualified pool of job applicants in the New York area ? If so, please send your job announcement to us via Email.



New York Section 2018 Elections

The biographies of the candidates for office in the New York Section of the American Chemical Society are below and all ACS New York Section members are encouraged to vote by the May 31, 2018 deadline.

Paper ballots and Electronic ballots are being used for this election.

Paper ballots have been mailed to those who requested one.
Electronic ballots have been distributed using SurveyMonkey.

If you have NOT received a ballot (Email or paper) contact the New York Section Office
at (516) 883-7510 or by Email immediately.

Candidate Bios

Nichols Medal

Call for Nominations
2019 William H. Nichols Medal


Nominations Due May 31, 2018 | Nomination Website

Previous Medalists

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Outstanding Service Award


Many members of the New York Section provide their time, leadership talent, and knowledge to the New York Section. The tradition of excellence of the New York Section is attributable directly to the cumulative effect of these dedicated individuals. Each year the New York Section presents the Outstanding Service Award to a most deserving member of the Section. The New York Section is now accepting nominations for this award.

A nomination letter with supporting data should be emailed to the 2018 OSA Committee Chair, Dr. Marc A. Walters at marc.walters@nyu.edu. Nominations will be accepted until June 30, 2018.

List of Oustanding Service Awardees

Calendar of Events

May 2018
22Biochemical Topical Group
Thinking Outside the ATP Box: New Ways to Target Kinases for Therapeutics
This symposium will explore new and emerging technologies driving the advancement of drug development pipelines targeting kinase inhibitors.
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM EDT
Registration Website
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23Organic Chemistry Topical Group
Chemical Biology Discussion Group Year-End Symposium
Registration Website
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23New York Local Section
Seminar
Application of FTIR in Understanding Changes in Protein Secondary Structure as a Result of Stress
NY/NJ Society for Applied Spectroscopy
Dr. John Wasylyk, Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
Website
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24New York Local Section
NY Microscopical Society Dinner Meeting
Microscopy and Early Modern Masters: Painting Methods and Color Change in Works by Edvard Munch, Henri Matisse, Pablo Picasso, and Amedeo Modigliani
Dr. Jennifer Mass
Salmagundi Art Club of New York, on 5th Avenue in Greenwich Village

Flyer
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31New York Local Section
Section Elections - Voting Deadline
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June 2018
7Chemical Marketing And Economics Group
A New Game in the Epoxy World
Website
8New York Local Section
Board of Directors Meeting
10New York Local Section
Chirality 2018
Featuring the Chirality Medal Winner for 2018 & A session in honor of Prof. Kurt Mislow

Flyer
Registration Website
19Nanotechnology Discussion Group
Nanoscience NY Symposium
Website
30New York Local Section
Outstanding Service Award Nomination Deadline
Website

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Partners for Progress and Prosperity Regional Award
presented to
The New York Local Section and the New York Hall of Science
for their National Chemistry Week collaboration.

P3

The 2017 Regional Partners for Progress and Prosperity (P3) Award was presented to the New York Local Section, the New York Hall of Science, PepsiCo, the US Merchant Marine Academy, St Johns University and their student chapter for their long-standing collaboration. We are all proud to bring the excitement and joy of discovery to young students each year. 2017 New York Local Section Chair Brian R. Gibney (left) received this award from ACS Past President Donna J. Nelson (right) on behalf of NCW Coordinators Ping Furlan and Erin Thelen and all the volunteers.



Message from 2018 Chair
Dr. Joseph M. Serafin


2018 Board Meeting Dates




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Reminder - Please Pay Your New York Local Section Voluntary Dues!

When your ACS membership renewal notice arrives this time, please be sure to renew but also don't forget to check the box for payment of New York Local Section Dues. While Local Section dues are a voluntary contribution - they are not required to maintain Section membership - they are however, critically important to the well being of the New York Section.

Your $15.00 Voluntary Dues directly fund events and services, including the prestigious annual Nichols Medal Symposium, undergraduate research symposia, topical groups, subgroups, and other excellent programs. With your financial commitment, these important programs can continue to grow and benefit all our members.

Thank you - the New York Section really appreciates your help!


Employers Seeking Talented Employees

The Employment and Professional Relations Committee maintains a roster of candidates who are ACS members seeking a position in the New York metropolitan area. If you have job openings and would like qualified candidates to contact you, please send a brief job description and educational/experience background required to Hessy Taft. Candidates from our roster who meet the requirements you describe will be asked to contact you.


SPEAKERS WANTED
Do you like to talk?
Then we need to hear from you!

The New York Section of the ACS is looking to increase and update its Speakers Bureau database of interested local area speakers who are available for Section-wide seminars and symposia. If you have an area of research or interest that would provide an interesting talk appropriate for our Section members, and would like to be included in our Speakers Bureau, then please contact the New York Section Office (516-883-7510, Email) with the following information that will be posted on the Section's website: your name, affiliation, a title, and 5-6 words briefly summarizing your area of specialty. We look forward to hearing from you about topics that you wish to share with our other members!

NY Section ACS Speakers Bureau