National Chemistry Week 2020: Sticking with Chemistry

August 30, 2020

The Cleveland Section’s NCW Planning Committee met several times via Zoom this past Spring and Summer to establish a regular NCW program based on National’s theme of Sticking with Chemistry.  In normal years we use that theme as a guide to create a program of fun, hands-on, age appropriate chemistry “experiments” for children in grades…

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2020 Heller-Dabrowski Award winner named

August 28, 2020
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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 St. Magnificant in recognition of their contributions as outstanding high school chemistry teachers and their…

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SAS 2020 Yeager Awardee Named

August 28, 2020

Ryan Reffner, an undergraduate student at Lorain County Community College in Elyria, Ohio, has been selected by the Cleveland Section of the Society for Applied Spectroscopy as the recipient of the 2020 Ernest B. Yeager Award. The Cleveland Section of the Society for Applied Spectroscopy established the Ernest B. Yeager Award in 1962 for the…

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September Meeting Notice

August 26, 2020

Wednesday, September 16, 2020Via Zoom (link will be sent to all who register) Title: An Overview of Negative Emission Technologies: by Peter Psarras, Assistant Professor, Cuyahoga Community College. For more information and registration, click here.

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Dwight Chasar wins professional award

August 13, 2020

Congratulations to Dwight W. Chasar on winning the Cleveland Technical Societies Council’s 2020 Robert B. Cummings Distinguished Leadership Award. This award recognizes his professional achievements as an R&D chemist, as well as his substantial contributions to the profession through his leadership in Cleveland section and national ACS activities.

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2020 Edward W. Morley Award Winner: John Herbert

May 23, 2020

Congratulations to the 2020 Edward W. Morley medal winner, John Herbert , Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, The Ohio State University. The Morley award presentation and Prof. Herbert’s address to be scheduled at a later date. John Herbert grew up in Kansas and attended Kansas State University.  He received a PhD from the University of…

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2020 MIM Thanks and Congrats to Student Winners

May 1, 2020

Shortly before everything closed due to the pandemic, we had a nice Meeting in Miniature meeting Cuyahoga Community College Western Campus on March 9, 2020. We had 19 oral presentations by students and an inspiring plenary talk by David A. Schiraldi of CWRU. Congratulations to our student award winners shown above! And thank you all…

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2020 SAS May Conference Call for Papers

March 12, 2020
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April Meeting Notice

March 10, 2020

Sorry, but this event is Cancelled Education NightWednesday April 15, 2020100th Bomb Group Restaurant20920 Brookpark, RdCleveland OH 44135Crosby Room Title: NASA Glenn Research Center’s Facilities and Testing Contributions to the Artemis MissionBy Deborah L. Waters, Chief of the Test Facility, NASA Glenn Research Center For more details click here

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January 30, 2020

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…

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