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Wed. 4/14 6:00 PM Dinner Talk and Awards Banquet

Dr. Ronald Burland, "American Science Policy - How the Sausage is Made"


Reception with dinner to follow.

Tue. 9/21 6:00 PM Local Section Dinner Talk Our last Local Section dinner for the year is scheduled on Wednesday, Sept 22. Our speaker is Dr. Yorke E. Rhodes and the title is "What's New in the Field of Astrochemistry". We'll meet at Serrano's (4436 Veterans Memorial Blvd in Metairie, Cle... more
Fri. 10/15 11:00 AM Super Science Saturday Super Science Saturday: Behind the Scenes with Chemistry will be held on Saturday, October 16th from 11 am to 3 pm at the Louisiana Children's Museum. If you are interested in volunteering as an individual or as a group, please contact Stassi DiM... more
Wed. 12/1
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Sat. 12/4
All day Joint 66th SWRM and 62nd SERMACS This joint meeting of the 66th Southwest and 62nd Southeast Regional Meetings of the American Chemical Society (ACS) is being held at the Hilton Riverside Hotel in New Orleans, LA. General Chair: Sean Hickey ([email protected]) Program Chair: Ma... more
Wed. 10/2 6:00 PM ACS Louisiana Section Research Poster Session Here is an opportunity for undergraduate and graduate students in all Louisiana Section universities and colleges to share their research findings and to network. Students wishing to present a poster can send a title and list of authors to Dr. Ada... more
Tue. 10/8 6:00 PM Louisiana Section Younger Chemists Committee (LS-YCC) Meeting

Webinar on “Putting your best foot forward: Managing your paper and online resumes." There will be time for Q/A.  Free snacks and drinks.

Contacts: Abha Verma, [email protected]; Navneet Goyal, [email protected]

 

Sat. 10/19 11:00 AM NCW 2013 Theme: “Energy: Now and Forever!” Chemists from Dillard University, Loyola University, LSU Health Sciences, St. Charles Catholic High School, SUNO, USDA, and Xavier University will perform hands-on experiments such as: Liquid Nitrogen ... more
Thu. 11/14 5:30 PM November Monthly Meeting

Speakers from Elevance Renewable Sciences,

Jason Bronkema and Eric Rowe

(Joint ACS-AIChE Meeting)

Cost:  $20 per person; $10 per student.

Fri. 2/28 9:00 AM Mardi Gras Symposium

The event is free, but registration is needed.

Date: February 28, 2014.  Time: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM.

Theme: Supramolecular Chemistry.

Registration at http://www.gibbgroup.org/MGS2014/

 


Tue. 3/11 6:00 PM Louisiana Section March Meeting Talk by Dr. Skip Gallagher on “Forensic Principles and Practices” Date/Time: Tuesday, March 11, 2014. 6 - 8 pm Place: Xavier University- NCF Annex, Room 160. Pizza and Soft Drinks Supplied. Cost: Free for students. $ 5.00 for ... more
Sat. 3/22 11:00 AM Science Cafe The ACS Louisiana Section will hold its first Science Café in 2014 on Saturday, March 22 at 11am-12 noon at Fair Grinds Coffee House in Mid-city (3133 Ponce de Leon, New Orleans, LA 70119 -- right off Esplanade Avenue). This will consist of... more
Mon. 4/7 6:15 PM Award Banquet The Louisiana Local Section of the ACS will host an Awards Banquet on Monday April 7, 2014. This annual event will be held in the UNO University Center, Innsbruck Room. Awards will be given to outstanding seniors in ACS-approved university programs ... more
Sat. 5/17 11:00 AM Science Cafe The Louisiana Section will hold its second Science Café in 2014 on Saturday, May 17 at 11 am – 12 noon, also at Fair Grinds. The speaker will be Dr. Joelle Underwood of Loyola University, and she will talk about atmospheric chemistry. Th... more
Wed. 7/23 6:00 PM Science Cafe (Chemistry on Tap) A "Happy Hour" with Chemistry! The goal of this science cafe is to have chemists and local citizenry come together in a very informal, social gathering. Speaker 1. Matt Tarr (UNO), “What's hot in energy-related research?” Speaker 2. ... more
Tue. 9/23 6:00 PM Beer Tasting and Tour This event will involve beer tasting, tour, and an educational talk about beer. Assorted sandwiches will be available. Price $13 per person, or $6 per student. Reservation needed. Please write to Michael Santiago ([email protected]) ... more
Mon. 10/6 6:00 PM Research Poster Session Contact: Mike Adams, [email protected] Location: Atrium of the Norman C. Francis Science Complex at Xavier Univ. Open to graduate and undergraduate students in all Louisiana Section universities and colleges. Students wishing to present a poster ... more
Tue. 10/7 6:00 PM Webinar on "Speaking Simply"

October 7, 2014. Louisiana Section Younger Chemists Committee (LS-YCC) Webinar on “Speaking Simply." 6:00 pm. Xavier Univ. Free snacks and drinks.  Contacts: Abha Verma, [email protected]; Navneet Goyal, [email protected]

Thu. 10/30 5:00 PM October Monthly Event Thursday, October 30, 2014. Section Monthly Meeting. Univ. of New Orleans, University Center, 1nd Floor, Room 211. (5:00 pm Social. 6:15 pm Dinner. 7:00 pm Talk) Cost: $17 per person, or $8 per student. Please write to [email protected].. more
Sat. 11/8 11:00 AM National Chemistry Week - Super Science Saturday Theme: “The Sweet Side of Chemistry: CANDY” Chemists from Dillard University, Loyola University, LSU Health Sciences, St. Charles Catholic High School, SUNO, USDA, and Xavier University will perform hands-on experiments such as: Liquid... more
Wed. 4/8 5:30 PM Louisiana Section Younger Chemists Committee Meeting Location: Xavier Univ. of Louisiana, NCF Building 37 (Corner of Drexel Dr. and Short Street) Date/Time: Wednesday, April 8, 2015. 5:30 pm (food), 6:00 pm (talks) LSYCC is organizing a meeting on “Chemistry Career Options Discussion.R... more
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