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November 2017: YCC Home Brew Competition

The YCC and Senior Chemists are hosting a homebrew competition! Date: Saturday November 11, 2017, 12 noon – 3 pm Location: Golden State Brewery at Santa Clara, 1252 Memorex Dr, Santa Clara, CA 95050 Several teams will be sampling their … Continue reading

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November 2017: ACS Bay Area COMP Together and UCSF Pharm Postdocs Present

ACS Bay Area COMP Together & UCSF Pharm Postdocs Present The Use of FEP to Drive Drug Discovery at Janssen: BACE and PDE2 Inhibitor Design Dr. Herman van Vlijmen, Computational Chemistry, Janssen, Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson Date: Tuesday, … Continue reading

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October 2017: ACS Monterey Bay Lecture Series

Design, Fabrication, and Testing of Functional Nanomaterials Dr. Claudia Luhrs, Naval Postgraduate School, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Date: Friday, October 27, 2017, 6 – 9 PM Location: Sesnon House, Cabrillo College, 6500 Soquel Dr., Aptos CA 95003 Please share … Continue reading

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September 2017: Flavors of Chemistry: Coffee, Olive Oil, and Chocolate

Date: Saturday, September 30, 2017, 1 – 5 PM Location: UC Davis Activites and Recreation Center Ballroom, Davis, CA ACS Sacramento Local Section is pleased to announce that the 3rd Annual Flavors of Chemistry will be occurring on Saturday, September 30th at the … Continue reading

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September 2017: Threats Related to WMDs

The FBI, Weapons of Mass Destruction, and the Chemical Industry FBI Special Agent Todd Piantedosi, San Francisco FBI Office Date: Wednesday, September 13, 2017, 6 – 9 PM Location: Michael’s at Shoreline Park, Mountain View This presentation focuses on how … Continue reading

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June 2017: Genetically Encoded Polymers

Genetically Encoded Polymers: Construction of Multifunctional Therapeutics without Sacrificing Homogeneity 2nd Special Joint Meeting with the Golden Gate Polymer Forum Volker Schellenberger, President and CEO, Amunix Operating, Inc. Date: Tuesday, June 13, 2017, 6 – 9 PM Location: Michael’s at … Continue reading

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May 2017: Teach the Teachers Workshop

Solving Mysteries through Chemistry Date: Saturday May 20, 2017, 9 AM – 3:30 PM Location: Stanford University, CA We all enjoy a good crime mystery. Engage your students in chemistry by teaching them to solve forensic science mysteries. Solving a … Continue reading

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March 2017: Historical Pigments

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 the past ten years, we have been … Continue reading

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March 2017: 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 Please note new location: Cal State Monterey Bay, Student Center – West Lounge (3116 Inter-Garrison Rd, … Continue reading

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February 2017: Making Medicines More Sustainably

Making Medicines More Sustainably: Efforts of the Green Chemistry Institute Pharma Roundtable (GCIPR) Dr. Stefan Koenig Date: Wednesday February 15, 2017, 6 – 9 PM Location: Michael’s at Shoreline Park, Mountain View, CA Abstract The ACS Green Chemistry Institute Pharma … Continue reading

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