You should know …

Executive Committee Meeting
The next Executive Committee meeting will be at Stanford Mudd 239 on Thursday March 9, 2017 at 7:30 PM. Please contact us for more information. The Executive Committee’s monthly meetings are open to the public – all are welcome.


ACS Monterey Bay Lecture Series
Chemical Equilibria in Soil Science and Crop Production
Dr. Husein Ajwa, Professor Emeritus UC Davis
Date: Friday, March 10, 2017, 6 – 9 PM
Location: Cal State Monterey Bay, Alumni Center
Please share the following flyer with colleagues.
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March Dinner Meeting
Historical Pigments: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
Curtis W. Frank and Sara Loesch-Frank
Date: Thursday March 23, 2017, 6 – 9 PM
Location: Michael’s at Shoreline Park Mountain View, CA
For additional information, please click here.


Free Membership in the American Association of Chemistry Teachers (AACT)
The Section supports local educators and volunteers by paying half of their $50 membership fee, or all of their $50 membership fee for recruiting two others. The AACT is not just for chemistry teachers. It is full of resources for anyone interested in sharing the wonders of science. Find instructions here for reimbursement of membership fees. Click here for a pdf to share with friends and colleagues.


Congressional Chemistry Caucus
A new bipartisan Congressional Chemistry Caucus endorsed by the ACS and other chemistry organizations was launched on April 27, 2016, http://tinyurl.com/gwb2vng. The Chemistry Caucus will provide a direct pipeline from ACS scientists to Congress and ultimately to the Senate to answer scientific questions about pressing issues relating to chemistry. Find out more information and how to participate at the Chemistry Caucus page.