Election of National Officers for the American Chemical Society and a ratification of a proposed constitutional amendment will be held in October. ACS election balloting will be conducted online. Ballots will be distributed Sept. 30–Oct. 2 with a voting deadline of Oct. 25. Candidates for President include H.N. Cheng, a research chemist at the US…

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The Cleveland Section of the American Chemical Society annually sponsors an award to recognize an outstanding high school chemistry teacher in the Cleveland Section. The award is named for Irene Heller of North Olmsted High School and Betty Dabrowski of Magnificat High School in recognition of their contributions as outstanding high school chemistry teachers and…

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AACT American Association of Chemistry Teachers

The American Association of Chemistry Teachers will host an online resource fair and open house on Thursday, September 12, at 7:00 PM ET.  Have you ever wondered about the benefits of being a member of the AACT? Discover how AACT membership can enhance your experience in the chemistry classroom. Everyone that attends the webinar and…

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Cuyahoga River

Register to join us Sept. 18 at Creekside Restaurant & Bar in Brecksville for the September monthly meeting. The featured presentation, “Cuyahoga: From Flame to Fame” will be delivered by William Zawiski, water quality group supervisor at the Ohio EPA. Register Now >

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Don Jaworske

ACS Fellows are selected for their outstanding achievements in and contributions to science, the profession, and the Society. Don and the other 2019 ACS Fellows were announced in the July 15, 2019 issue of C&EN and will be honored at the fall ACS National Meeting in San Diego. Don retired from the NASA Glenn Research Center (GRC)…

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National Chemistry Week logo with beaker

Each year the Cleveland ACS Section celebrates National Chemistry Week (NCW), Oct. 20-26, by creating an outreach Program to Cleveland area students in grades 2-5.  Our Program is intended to interest them in chemistry and the sciences.  This year’s theme (from National ACS) is Marvelous Metals.  Our NCW Planning Committee has been meeting all Spring…

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Congratulations to Daniel A. Scherson, who was named the Morley Award’s 2019 medalist. Dr. Scherson is the Frank Hovorka Professor of Chemistry and Director of the Ernest B. Yeager Center for Electrochemical Sciences at Case Western Reserve University.

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