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Women Chemists Committee (WCC) Events for Denver National Meeting!

Posted on March 10, 2015 at 5:10 PM Comments comments (0)

WCC is happy to announce some of the events we are sponsoring/co-sponsoring for the Denver National Meeting!

Sunday, March 22nd, 2015

Native American Women Chemists of Color, (Sponsored by PROF, Co-sponsored by WCC & CMA), 8:30-11:50a.m. Hyatt Regency, Capitol Ballroom 6

Earning ACS Awards: An Interactive Symposium on Constructing Successful Award Nominations- (Sponsored By PROF and Co-sponsored by: WCC, BMGT & SCHB), 1:00-5:00 p...

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Is "American Exceptionalism" perhaps Hypocritical when it comes to Employment Opportunities for our Nation's Highly-Educated Disabled?

Posted on September 19, 2011 at 1:15 PM Comments comments (0)

By David Pushkin

Are you a fan of nostalgia? Do you keep a warm place in your heart for golden oldies, blasts from the past, and other reminders from previous eras? Well, I am. Give me a few hours of Beatles music to listen to, re-runs of my favorite movies on cable television, or old highlight films on the ESPN Classic Network. Reconnecting with your old memories, or the old memories of others, represents more than merely turning back the clock; it allows us to renew an appreciation ...

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Minority Affairs Events in Denver

Posted on August 5, 2011 at 2:35 PM Comments comments (0)

Sunday, August 28

1:00 pm – 1:40 pm

On the Tenure Track: Was That in My Job

Sponsored by PROF, Co-Sponsored by YCC

Colorado Convention Center –Room 111

1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

CMA Executive and Open Session

Hyatt Regency Convention Ce...

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June Pride Carnival Blog

Posted on June 1, 2011 at 11:44 PM Comments comments (0)

Our Ally, Alberto Roca of MinorityPostDoc.org invites us to participate in the return of the Diversity in Science(DiS) Blog Carnival whose theme for June is Pride Month-- LGBT scienceand community of scientists:


Peruse the past carnival editions for submission ideas. A list of suggestedtopics is also found at that link. The submission deadline is June 27.


Roca facilitates organizing the overall DiS Carni...

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ACS Women Chemists Events in Anaheim

Posted on March 24, 2011 at 4:00 PM Comments comments (0)

Here are some ACS events in Anaheim that might be of interest to Women Chemists. 

Sunday, March 27
9am -12pm
Women Chemists of Color: Feedback and Networking Forum
Hyatt Regency, Valencia Room

ACS Award for Encouraging Women into Careers in the Chemical Sciences: Symposium in Honor of Mamie W. Moy
Anaheim Marriott, Grand Ballroom H

5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Diversity Reception
Hyatt Regenc...

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Minority Affairs Events at the ACS Meeting in Anaheim

Posted on March 16, 2011 at 12:48 PM Comments comments (0)

Sunday March 27
Women Chemists of Color: Feedback and Networking Forum
Hyatt Regency, Valencia Room

1pm- 5pm
Committee on Minority Affairs Executive and Open Session
Hyatt Regency, Garden 3

Diversity Reception
Hyatt Regency, Royal Ballroom E/F

Monday March 28
Symposium: The Advantages of Working with a Diverse Workforce i...

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Message from the Chair

Posted on January 19, 2011 at 4:23 PM Comments comments (0)

by Christopher Bannochie

Welcome to 2011 everyone! First let me say how honored I am to be moving into the Chair’s role for the Division. Immediate Past Chair, John Crawford has worked tirelessly this past year to revitalize and reorganize the division. It has been a pleasure working closely with him these past 12 months, and I am certain I will rely upon his council throughout the coming year as we implement our new strategic plan, our revised bylaws, and continue to develop t...

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Past Chair Comment

Posted on January 19, 2011 at 4:21 PM Comments comments (0)

by John Crawford

As we kick off 2011, I would like to take a moment to thank the Executive Committee and our division’s volunteers for investing their time and energy to advance professional interests in the Society. Your efforts and commitment to the division during 2010 has allowed us to:

* develop and begin implementing the new subdivisions structure,

* recommit to our long range goals through a new strategic plan,

* publish a new membership brochure, a...

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