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by Despina Strong Recently, C&E News published the 2022 ACS National Award winners. The 2022 winners include chemists from governmental institutions, industry, and academia with several winners from organizations outside the USA. This diverse winner pool reflects the Society’s attention to diversity and inclusion. The Women Chemists Committee (WCC) enthusiastically congratulates all National Award recipients. […]

Symposium About Sexual Harassment in Science: Continuing the Conversation

“Sexual Harassment in Science: Continuing the Conversation” was a symposium which took place virtually at the 2021 ACS Fall National Meeting on August 23, 2021. This program was a continuation of a symposium called “Science of Sexual Harassment”, which was presented at the 2018 ACS Spring National Meeting. This year’s symposium was organized and chaired […]

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2021 Women Chemist Committee (WCC) Merck Research Award Symposium

written by Ana Arteaga The sixth annual WCC Merck Research Award Symposium, hosted on Sunday, August 22, 2021, recognized eight outstanding and talented 3rd and 4th-year graduate students. The award winners came together via zoom from across the US and from our neighbors up north in Canada (University of Toronto) to present their research in the Fall […]

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Professor Sharon Hammes-Schiffer to Receive the 2021 Willard Gibbs Award

courtesy of the Chicago Section of the American Chemical Society The Chicago Section of the American Chemical Society is pleased to announce that Professor Sharon Hammes-Schiffer, John Gamble Kirkwood Professor of Chemistry, Yale University, has been selected to receive the 2021 Willard Gibbs Award. The Award Dinner and hybrid Medal Celebration will be held on […]