Northeastern Ohio Local Section

National Chemistry Week 2017: Chemistry Rocks!

NEOACS 2017 Awards Banquet

This annual event was held on May 4, 2017, at the Pine Ridge Country Club in Wickliffe, Ohio.  At this event, we honored our 50 & 70 year ACS members, our Young Scientist Award Winners from Northeastern Ohio, and the 2016 NEOACS chair.  The keynote address, "Effects of Long-Term Global Climate Cycles on Aragonite vs. Calcite Deposition in Reef-Forming Organisms", was presented by Dr. Zane Johnson, Associate Professor of Biology, from Lake Erie College.

Congratulations Young Scientist Award Winners

1st Prize ~ Jocelyn Ting 
Shaker Heights High School
Teacher ~ Geoffrey Gainford

2nd Prize ~ Ian Ulle
Cornerstone Christian Academy
Teacher ~ Joan Jeunnette



3rd Prize ~ Kyle Peck
Geneva High School
Teacher ~ John Barbo

 
 
Rachel Zak
Cornerstone Christian Academy
Teacher ~ Joan Jeunnette
 
 
 
Briahnah Streeter
John Hay School of Science and Medicine
Teacher ~ Gavin Custer
 
 
 
Lilly Kelemen
Kirtland High School
Teacher ~ Kim Perry
 
 
 
 
Jake Grdadolnik
Kirtland High School
Teacher ~ Kim Perry
 
 
 
Shelby Eileen Dikowicz
Kirtland High School
Teacher ~ Kim Perry
 
 
 
Micah Vertal
Cornerstone Christian Academy
Teacher ~ Joan Jeunnette
 

 

Makenna Venaleck
Hershey Montessori School
Teacher ~ Rachel McKinney



NEOACS Chair Dr. Corinne DeMuth with Young Scientist Awardees

 

70 Year ACS Service Anniversaries

Dr. Howard McCain ~ Painesville
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50 Year ACS Service Anniversaries


Dr. John Melvin Cahoon ~ Mentor

Mr. William Bricker Chamberlin, III ~ Kirtland

 

Dr. James Robert Shanklin, Jr. ~ Painesville

Dr. Gilbert R. Malone ~ Perry
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Recognizing our 2016 NEOACS Chair


 
 Dr. Jason McDonald
Manager of Regulatory Studies
ISK Biosciences

Keynote Address ~ Effects of Long-Term Global Climate Cycles on Aragonite vs. Calcite Deposition in Reef-Forming Organism 

Dr. Zane Johnson
Associate Professor of Biology
Lake Erie College

The Lubrizol Foundation

The Northeastern Ohio ACS Local Section Executive Committee would like to gratefully acknowledge the Lubrizol Foundation for their generous support of our education outreach activities.

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