Current Issue of The Crucible - May 2013
CERM 2014 Call for Technical Session Organizers
We have begun the program planning for the ACS Central Regional Meeting that will be held in Pittsburgh in October 2014. Although this seems a long way off at this point, it is important that we organize our session topics so that we can ensure the participation of leading chemists in our technical sessions. Please use the form located at the following link to suggest session topics and/or volunteer to be a session organizer: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1TaEgtdAR5Ex5_kX92gM1wMLxbeYDm_QpXfRtZL6AOno/viewform
Pittsburgh Section Offers Travel Grants for Student Members
The Pittsburgh Section of the American Chemical Society has budgeted funds to help encourage undergraduate/graduate student participation in national and regional ACS meetings. The awards are intended to help defray meeting registration and travel-related expenses (lodging, transportation, per diem) for eligible students. Click for the formal invitation and application.
Pittsburgh Area Organizations that Hire Chemists, Chemical Engineers, and Chemical Technicians
In March of 2013, Dr. Joseph Jolson and his colleagues from the Joint Employment Committee of the ACS – Pittsburgh Section, AIChE – Pittsburgh Chapter, SACP and SSP compiled a list of Pittsburgh Area Organizations that Hire Chemists, Chemical Engineers, and Chemical Technicians. Download the list of companies here.