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The Puget Sound Chemist

Please read below for the most recent news and events of the ACS Puget Sound Section.
Please see our PS Chemist Blog page for these and previous posts in The Puget Sound Chemist.

“Careers in Chemistry for Undergraduates”: February 22 and March 1, 2023

ACS PSS Career Event “Careers in Chemistry for Undergraduates”: February 22 and March 1, 2023 The Puget Sound Section is pleased to host annual events oriented toward undergraduates interested in careers relating to chemistry. This year the Career Event will be held by Zoom, with sessions on two separate days: February 22 and March 1, 2023. Advance registration is required using this form. Download a flyer. Event #1Wednesday, Feb 22,…

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Election Results Are In!

The following people were elected to the ACS PSS Executive Committee in the recent election. Chair-Elect (Term 2023-2025; proceeds to Chair in 2024 and Past-Chair in 2025): Dean Waldow Secretary (Term 2023-2024): Michael Meechan Treasurer (Term 2023): Sheri Tonn Councilor (Position 3; Term 2023-2025): Craig Fryhle Alternate Councilor (Position 3; Term 2023-2025): Steven Emory Thank you to all of the ACS members who voted in this election, and to the…

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Postings of Chemistry-Related Employment and Internships

For chemistry-related employment or internships, the ACS PSS will post the title of the position and the organization’s URL at which an applicant can find further information. Please use this form to submit information that will be considered for posting. We will endeavor to update this page near the beginning of each month, using information that we have received during that month or the month prior. Information will remain posted for up…

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The Puget Sound Chemist is undergoing a trial format revision.

The Puget Sound Chemist newsletter is undergoing a trial format revision. For current news and events, please see the ACS PSS homepage. The most recent or relevant events will appear there. Our PS Chemist Blog page will carry an ongoing record of Puget Sound Chemist postings, including any that are currently featured at our homepage. Archived issues of the Puget Sound Chemist from January 2014 through May 2022 can be…

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Other News

Register for “Careers in Chemistry for Undergraduates” using this form. Advance registration is required. The Career Event will be held by Zoom, with sessions on two separate days: February 22 and March 1. Download a flyer.


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Past Events

The 2022 Linus Pauling Medal was presented to Dr. Cynthia J. Burrows, University of Utah, at the Pauling Medal Symposium in October 2022. Stay tuned for the call for nominations for the 2023 Linus Pauling Medal.


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