Current Issue of The Crucible - November 2014
Congratulations to Derek Wang – North Allegheny Student and USNCO International Medalist!
The Pittsburgh Section of the American Chemical Society congratulates North Allegheny student Derek Wang. Derek was part of Team USA at the 46th International Chemistry Olympiad in Hanoi, Vietnam, July 20-29, 2014. Derek earned a silver medal!
Congratulations to Sandy Asher – 2015 FACSS Charles Mann Award for Applied Raman Spectroscopy
The Charles Mann Award is presented to an individual who has demonstrated advancement(s) at a conference presented by FACSS in the field of applied Raman Spectroscopy and/or demonstrated dedication to the advancement of the Raman spectroscopy program at a conference presented by FACSS and/or the ASTM Raman subcommittee. Congratulations, Sandy!
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 application.