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yellowDid you catch our National Chemistry Week Spot on Fox19?

October 19, 2015 (Webmaster)

The Cincinnati Section's very own Gloria Story and Anna Donnell are scheduled to show off for National Chemistry Week on Fox19! Check out their spot Tuesday morning on October 20 and get the scoop on how you can have your own color fun with acids and bases by checking out this info sheet.


yellowSpread the News -- National Chemistry Week is Here!

October 18, 2015 (Webmaster)

You can join in this year's National Chemistry Week fun, "Chemistry Colors Our World", with one of the many Cincinnati ACS Section volunteers who will be bringing free chemistry demonstrations to Cincinnati and the surrounding area. To find dates and times of demos at libraries near you, check out the NCW Schedule.

Can't get enough chemistry demos? Don't miss the fun at the Cincinnati Museum Center's Rotunda on Friday and Saturday, Oct 23-24. Local section volunteers provide free chemistry demos all day.

Finally, don't forget the annual K-12 NCW Poetry Contest. The deadline for submissions is Tuesday, Oct 27. Visit this link for more information and an entry form.


logo 2015 Oesper Symposium and Award Banquet

October 18, 2015 (Webmaster)

The University of Cincinnati Department of Chemistry and the Cincinnati Section of the American Chemical Society are pleased to announce the 2015 Oesper Award Winner, Karen L Wooley (Texas A&M University).

The Oesper Symposium and Awards Banquet will be held on Friday, November 13, at the Tangeman University Center (TUC) at the University of Cincinnati.

Professor Wooley will speak at 4 PM on "Natural Product-Based Engineering Polymers: A Special Emphasis Toward (Degradable) Materials for Orthopedic, Drug Delivery, and Other Applications"". A poster session and reception will follow from 5:30 - 7 PM. The ACS Banquet begins at 7 PM. The Oesper Award presentation will follow dinner, and a talk given by Jean Fr├ęchet on "From Corvallis to College Station" will end the evening.

Click here for more information and to register.


October Edition of CINTACSyellow

October 15, 2015 (Adam Bange)

The October edition of CINTACS is now available.

Check it out here!


yellow2016 Section Elections Begin Soon

October 10, 2015 (Webmaster)

Online voting for 2016 Cincinnati Section officers will begin soon. Biographies of all the candidates can be found here.

Instructions for online voting will be distributed shortly to all eligible Cincinnati Section members. The email and postcard notices will contain a unique PIN number and the web address to visit to cast your votes.

Contact info@acoolsystemforvoting.org if you do not receive your voting PIN within the next few weeks or to request a paper ballot.

Online voting will be available until November 1, 2015.


Joint Dayton-Cincinnati Meeting at Valley Vineyardslogo

September 4, 2015 (Kevin Ashley)

The Dayton and Cincinnati sections will be hosting a joint social event at Valley Vineyards, Morrow, OH on Saturday, October 10, from at noon - 3:00 pm! Apart from being an opportunity to network with other chemists and their families, this event will include lunch (with a choice of steak or salmon with a buffet) and either wine or beer tasting (choose one), as well as appetizers.

Advance registration is strongly encouraged and discounted for those who do. The deadline for advanced registration 5:00 pm on Friday, October 9. For more information and to register, please visit the Dayton Section's website.


Register now for 12th Annual Family and Friends Picnic!logo

September 3, 2015 (Kevin Ashley)

Ask family and friends to join you on Sunday, September 13, as we welcome the new ACS year and enjoy a beautiful fall afternoon together. Reconnect with ACS friends and make new ones in the relaxed and casual atmosphere at Germania Park. Activities and entertainment will include food, drinks, games, and chemistry fun!

Click here for more information and to register.


September Edition of CINTACSyellow

September 1, 2015 (Adam Bange)

The September edition of CINTACS is now available.

Check it out here!


Upcoming Events
Oct 19-24
National Chemistry Week, Local Libraries
Fri, Nov 13
Oesper Award Banquet, UC
Wed, Dec 9
Joint Meeting with NOBCChE, Xavier U
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