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American Chemical Society Dallas-Fort Worth Local Section

ACS DFW Local Section Invites Nominations for
Doherty, Schulz, and Chemistry Ambassador Awards

Recognize Colleagues’ Contributions to Excellence in Chemistry, High School Chemistry Teaching, or Dedication to Chemistry Outreach by Nominating Them for our Prestigious Awards!

The deadline for submission of nominations is extended to May 15, 2023.

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News and Events

Register for 2023 National Chemistry Olympiad

February 15 @ 8:00 am - May 22 @ 5:00 pm

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Wednesday, March 22, 2023 2023 D/FW National Chemistry Olympiad Local Testing Event: D/FW Section Local Exam: Saturday, March 25, 2023 LOCATION: University of Texas at Arlington, Science and Engineering Innovation and Research [...]

2022 Meeting in Miniature (MiM) at UT Dallas

April 23, 2022 @ 8:30 am - 6:00 pm

Free registration extended until April 13, 2022 (midnight)! The 2022 Meeting in Miniature at UT Dallas APRIL 23, 2022 8:30 am - 6:00 pm In-person meeting We invite and encourage postdoc, graduate and undergraduate [...]

Photography Contest for 2022 Chemists Celebrate Earth Week

March 17, 2022 @ 8:00 am - April 17, 2022 @ 11:30 pm

The DFW local section of the American Chemical Society (ACS) is organizing a photography contest during the “2022 Chemists Celebrate Earth Week”. Please send ONE ORIGINAL picture to before April 18, 2022, for [...]

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Congratulations to the Newly Elected Officers of the

2022 ACS DFW Executive Committee!

Chair elect – Rajani Srinivasan
Secretary – Violeta Vega-Gomez
Treasurer – Martha Gilchrist
Councilor – Kirby Drake
Councilor – Rebecca Weber
Alternate Councilor – Daniela Hutanu
Alternate Councilor – Michael Bigwood

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