Local Section WCC Events
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On November 27, the ACS Pittsburgh Local Section Student Chapter held the “Dare to Lead” Future Scholars Program Information Session at the Seton Hill University in Attendees learned about the program from Faculty advisors and student-leaders. An amazing group of women received their completion certificates. As shown in the photo
Inclusive Hiring: “A Scaffolded, Anonymized Faculty Search Process” On October 27, Linette Watkins from James Madison University (JMU) presented their recently developed approach on hiring faculty members that reduces bias, and increases transparency and diversity. This process started in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at JMU in 2021 and
On September 15th, the RMRM held its Women Chemists Committee Luncheon at the University of Wyoming Conference Center. Approximately 70 people attended the luncheon which was co-sponsored by WCC, including members of the ACS Board of Directors, male supporters, and international graduate students. To encourage conversations about issues of relevance
MARM 2023: Promotion to Full Professor Workshop A Promotion to Full Professor workshop was held on June 9th at MARM 2023 for those who have been associate professor for at least three years. The workshop was organized and led by Drs. Alison Hyslop, Sharon Lall-Ramnarine and Rita Upmacis. This event
WCC Networking Luncheon- June 16 at NERM 2023 Programming honoring women chemists was scheduled for June 16, 2023. WCC sponsored the WCC/EWOC luncheon from noon to 1:00 pm at Northeastern University’s Raytheon Auditorium, with a goal of welcoming all chemists, from all career paths and stages, to support women in
NORM 2023, Chemistry, Elevated
Women Chemists Committee Luncheon (Ticketed Event)
Keynote Speaker: May Nyman, 2023 ACS winner of the F. Albert Cotton Award in Inorganic Synthetic Chemistry
Advances in metal-oxo cluster chemistry and X-Ray scattering and their application to environmental challenges of the 21st century.
The Puget Sound Local Section WCC celebrated the 95th anniversary of WCC by hosting a recognition event for Dr Anne, McCoy, Natt-Lingafelter Professor of Chemistry (University of Washington), and the recipient of the ACS 2022 Francis P. Garvan–John M. Olin Medal.