Current Issue of The Crucible - May 2014
Pittsburgh Award and Distinguished Service Award Call for Nominations
The Pittsburgh Section of the American Chemical Society has announced the Call for Nominations for the Pittsburgh Award and the Distinguished Service Award. New in 2014 are easy-to-complete nomination forms for both awards! To see the new forms, click Pittsburgh Award Nomination Form and Distinguished Service Award Nomination Form. The Awards Banquet will be part of the larger Central Regional Meeting of the ACS on Thursday, October 30 at the DoubleTree by Hilton in Green Tree. Nominations are due by Friday, September 5, 2014.
CERM 2014 Registration is Now Open
Pittsburgh has not hosted a regional meeeting since 2003! From October 28-November 11, Pittsburgh will once again host the Central Regional Meeting of the ACS, CERM 2014. Registration is now opwn and Advance Registration prices will be effective through October 3. Register now!
Congratulations to Pittsburgh Section Councilor Michael Mautino
Michael Mautino is the 2014 ACS Pittsburgh Section Outreach Volunteer of the Year in recognition of his tireless efforts to organize and publicize the Pittsburgh Section’s NCW events. Michael will be recognized among the Local Section Outreach Volunteers of the Year on the national ACS website. Congratulations, Mike!
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.