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Buck Whitney Award Nominations: The ACS Eastern New York Section is seeking nominations for the Buck-Whitney Award, which recognizes original work in pure or applied chemistry. The award consists of a bronze medal and citation, a $1,000 honorarium, and a travel grant to present a talk at the 2021 Buck-Whitney Symposium during the Northeast Regional Meeting. The nominee’s work can be in either experimental or theoretical aspects of any field of pure or applied chemistry. Nominations should include a list of the nominee’s accomplishments and contributions to chemistry. Send nominations by July 15th, 2021 to Dr. Steven A. Tysoe at firstname.lastname@example.org.
YCC Partnership Events The Younger Chemists Committee, in association with the Eastern U.S. YCC Partnership is hosting two upcoming events: “How to Present Scientific Data” on Tuesday, March 23; and “Celibrate Pi(e) Day, on Wednesday, March 31. See the YCC page or the Events Calendar for details. YCC and the Women’s Chemist Committee are jointly hosting a virtual yoga class on Sunday, March 21 at 4 – 5pm. Details are in the Events calendar
ACS National Meeting Spring 2021
The American Chemical Society is announcing a fully virtual spring meeting. ACS Spring 2021 will be held online April 5-16. This will enable a meaningful sharing of scientific information, while ensuring everyone’s safety – a core value of ACS – during the COVID-19 pandemic.We’re committed to giving participants the most robust and rich experience possible by using current and customizable technology. The program will include 10 weekdays of live sessions, followed by two weeks of on-demand content, at the presenters’ discretion. This will allow for a maximum amount of science to be shared with the widest possible audience.