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February 2020

February 2020 Meeting

February 19, 2020 | 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Melissa Barranger Mathys, Ph.D. Wednesday February 19, 2020 John Carroll University Dolan Science Center O’Connell Reading Room Schedule: 4:30 pm Executive Committee Meeting 5:30 pm Social/Networking 6:00 pm Dinner 7:00 pm Presentation Getting to Know the USNCO: A Glimpse into the World of High School Chemistry Competitions, Dr. Melissa Barranger Mathys, Ursuline College Abstract: Each year since 1984 the ACS Donald F. and Mildred Topp Othmer Chemistry Olympiad Endowment has sponsored the United States National Chemistry Olympiad (USNCO).  This competition…

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March 2020

March 9, 2020 – Meeting-in-Miniature

March 9, 2020 | 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cuyahoga Community College Western Campus, 11000 W Pleasant Valley Rd
Parma, OH 44130 United States
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MIM 2020 will be held on the afternoon and evening of Monday, March 9, at Cuyahoga Community College Western Campus in Parma, OH. Registration for the meeting is free. The half-day program will begin in the mid-afternoon with parallel sessions of 20-min talks (including 5 min of Q&A). A plenary lecture by David Schiraldi, Professor of Macromolecular Science & Engineering from Case Western Reserve University, and dinner will follow the presentations. There are cash awards for both undergraduate and graduate…

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April 15 – Education Night

March 10, 2020 | 12:00 am

Sorry but this event has been cancelled Education Night Schedule: 4:30 pm: Executive Meeting 5:30 pm: Social/Networking 6:00 pm: Dinner 7:00 pm: Awards followed by presentation Title: NASA Glenn Research Center's Facilities and Testing Contributions to the Artemis Mission By Deborah L. Waters, Chief of the Test Facility, NASA Glenn Research Center Abstract:  NASA Glenn Research Center (GRC) is at the forefront of testing for the Artemis Mission.  Test facilities and technologies at GRC will help enable the newest mission…

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September 2020

Sept. 16, 2020

September 16, 2020 | 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

September 16, 2020 Meeting Peter Psarras Schedule: 6:30 pm: Executive Committee Meeting 7:30 pm: Social time 8:00 pm: Talk Zoom link to be emailed ahead of the meeting Title: An Overview of Negative Emission Technologies By Peter Psarras, Assistant Professor, Cuyahoga Community College. Abstract:  It is widely accepted that conventional mitigation efforts, e.g., fuel switching, energy efficiency, and carbon capture and storage, are not enough to protect us from the irreversible effects of climate change. The inescapable reality of a continued…

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October 2020

October 21, 2020: Morley award address

October 21, 2020 | 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Free

Wed. Oct. 21, 2020 Schedule: 6:00 pm: Executive Committee Meeting 7:00 pm: Social time 7:15 pm: Morley Award presentation and address From Electron Correlation to Condensed-Phase Spectroscopy:  A Quantum Chemist's Perspective John M. Herbert, Professor, The Ohio State University, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry This talk will give an overview of research projects in my group, which are generally aimed at developing the methodology of computational quantum chemistry.  A significant fraction of our research program is aimed at "computational spectroscopy",…

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November 2020

November 18, 2020 meeting: A VIRTUAL TOUR OF THE INTERMUSEUM CONSERVATION ASSOCIATION LAB

November 18, 2020 | 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

November's speakers will be a group of conservators from the Intermuseum Conservation Association (ICA) Laboratory in near-west Cleveland.  The Cleveland lab of ICA is one of seven art conservation facilities in the country that serve museums and collectors without their own staff, and is currently the only one that serves all forms of art work.  Join Dr. Holly Witchey, ICA Director of Education & Outreach, and several art conservators as we view a 15-minute prerecorded tour, assembled by our own…

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January 2021

January 2021 Meeting

January 20, 2021 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Executive Committee Meeting 5:30 pm, Talk 7:00 pm Dr. Andrea Giordano, Assistant Professor at the United States Air Force Academy, “Ma’am, class reports ready to learn”: Insights into the chemistry curriculum and research opportunities at the United States Air Force Academy The United States Air Force Academy is a unique institution in higher education, as its mission is to educate and train future military officers.  This presents cadets with many opportunities from flying gliders to working on classified research projects.…

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February 2021

February 2021 Meeting: Chemistry Trivia Night!

February 17, 2021 | 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Executive Committee Meeting 5:30 pm, Trivia begins 7:00 pm. A NEW EVENT!  In a departure from our normal meeting format, instead of a speaker we’ll do a CHEMISTRY BAR TRIVIA COMPETITION!  Attendees will log onto an online quiz-hosting site and participate in a three-round trivia quiz, emceed by the Section Chair.  There will be 15 questions per round, and speed counts!  Participants will be vying for prizes:  gift cards of $100, $50, and $25 for the top three scorers. Here’s…

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March 2021

2021 Virtual Meeting in Miniature (vMIM)

March 16, 2021 | 3:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Tuesday March 16, 2021 vMIM Concurrent session talks at 3:00 pm. (Cancelled) Presentation at 7:00 pm. Plenary Presentation: "A Perspective on the Future of College Textbook Publishing” By Sean W, Wakely, Vice President, Product and Editorial, FlatWorld Sean W. Wakely is Vice President, Product and Editorial at FlatWorld a mission-driven college textbook publisher that focuses on providing high-quality textbooks at affordable prices. Sean possesses extensive higher education publishing experience across many subject areas gained by working with Cengage Learning, Thomson…

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April 2021

April 21, 2021 Education Night Meeting

April 21, 2021 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

April 21, 2020 Exec committee meeting 5:30 Presentation 7:00 pm Title: ACS Physical Chemistry Exam Creation Process Dr. Chrystal Bruce is a Professor of Chemistry at John Carroll University. She received her PhD  in Physical Chemistry from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Her research focuses on small molecule-protein and small molecule-DNA interactions, the teaching and learning of chemistry, and the importance of mentoring in the professional advancement of science faculty. Currently, she is the co-chair of the…

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