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Last updated: February 13, 2017

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Annual Poster Session to be held April 19th, 2017

The section annual poster session will be held at the Wright State University campus on April 19th, 2017 (Wednesday). Graduate and undergraduate students, as well as other members, are encouraged to submit abstracts. Students are eligible to win cash awards for best undergraduate and graduate posters. See this page for full details.

Techfest 2017: Call for Volunteers

Tech Fest 2017 is coming in February (18 & 19) and we need volunteers to staff the exhibit. This event is one of the best chemistry outreach programs in the Dayton area and a lot of fun for families and exhibitors. For more information on Tech Fest 2017, check out the ASC website.

Tech Fest will be open from 10AM to 6PM on Saturday, February 18th and 11AM to 5PM on Sunday, February 19th. We need volunteers to cover 2 hour "shifts" during these hours. If you are interested in helping, please provide your name and availability here.

For any questions about this event please contact Amit Sharma or Wayne Cook.

Thanks in advance for your interest and support of this exhibit!


Call for Nominations

The Organizing Committee for the 2017 Central Regional Meeting are now soliciting nominations for several awards:

1) E. Ann Nalley Regional Award for Volunteer Service to the American Chemical Society 
This award recognizes the volunteer efforts of individuals who have served the American Chemical Society, contributing significantly to the goals and objectives of the Society through their regional activities.

2) Stanley C. Israel Regional Award for Advancing Diversity in the Chemical Sciences
This award recognizes individuals and/or institutions who have advanced diversity in the chemical sciences and significantly stimulated or fostered activities that promote inclusiveness within the region.

3) Partners for Progress and Prosperity Award
This award encourages and recognizes successful and exemplary partnerships. These partnerships can be between industry, academia, government, small business and/or other organizations, including ACS local sections, ACS divisions, ACS international chapters, other societies or various entities domestic or overseas resulting in impactful outcomes.

Full details can be found on the CERM 2017 website.