Huron Valley Section

Welcome!

Here are some upcoming events and announcements for our Section.

Sidney Harris Cartoons

In addition, a contest will be held in which ACS members can submit “one original cartoon caption.” 

Cartoonist Sidney Harris will draw a cartoon based on the winning caption, and the grand prize winner will receive the original cartoon. The runner-up will receive an autographed copy of one of Harris’s most famous cartoons chosen by Harris. More details will follow.Funded by the ACS Innovativ Grant Program and hosted by the Division of History of Chemistry, eminent cartoonist Sidney Harris will provide 12 previously unpublished cartons to the ACS Local Sections for use in their Newsletters or monthly website announcements beginning January 2019.  Here are links to the first cartoons!

Harris cartoon with commentary_January 2019.pdf 

Harris cartoon with Hoffmann with commentary_February 2019.pdf 

Win your own Sidney Harris original cartoon!  A contest will be held in which ACS members only can submit “one original cartoon caption” of 35 words or less.  Cartoonist Sidney Harris will draw a cartoon based on the winning caption.  The grand prize winner will receive the original cartoon based on the winning caption.  The runner-up will receive a personally autographed copy of one of Harris's most famous cartoons chosen by Harris.  Deadline is April 1, 2019.  

For more information and the official entry form, go to:  http://acshist.scs.illinois.edu/index.php

Cartoonist Sidney Harris will draw a cartoon based on the winning caption, and the grand prize winner will receive the original cartoon. The runner-up will receive an autographed copy of one of Harris’s most famous cartoons chosen by Harris. Mo

Councilor Report from the 255th American Chemical Society National Meeting in New Orleans - Nina Contis

Here is Nina's report from the New Orleans meeting held in mid-March - report

Here is the expanded report from National ACS entitles Councilor Talking Points: Summary of Governance Issues and Actions - ACS report

Congratulations to Chenxin Jayson Song -High Honors on the 2018 USNCO Exam!

Chenxin Jayson Song from Pioneer High achieved High Honors on the USNCO National Exam.  He was one of 50 students to make the High Honors List. 

Congratulations Chenxin! Here is his picture.

2018 Huron Valley ACS Section's 50 and 60-Year Members

We are pleased to pass on the recent announcement of our local section members who have reached major milestones in their ACS membership in 2018.  If you know any of these members on this list, please congratulate them!

 

SIXTY-YEAR MEMBER

Dr. James Kaltenbronn

 

FIFTY-YEAR MEMBERS

 

Dr. Dennis Finseth

Mr. Larry Taylor

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, Apr 17 at 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Friday, Apr 17 at 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Saturday, Apr 17 at 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Sunday, Apr 17 at 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM