Northeastern Ohio Local Section

Carol Duane wins ACS Award for Volunteer Service 2018


Credit: Darren Pellegrino 

The Northeastern Ohio Local Section is proud that one of our own, Carol Duane, was named winner of the 2018 Award for Volunteer Service to the American Chemical Society. Created in 2001, the award recognizes individuals who have contributed significantly to ACS’s goals and objectives. FULL STORY

Richard West named NEOACS Volunteer of the Year 2017

The Northeastern Ohio Local Section is proud to recognize Richard West, Assistant Professor of Chemistry at Lake Erie College as the NEOACS Volunteer of the Year for 2017. He served as secretary for two years (2016-2017). He coordinated guest speakers for the Young Scientist Award Banquets (2016-17) and the Agricultural Winery Forum in 2016. He provided technical reviews of event summaries for the ACS annual report. He introduced the U.S. National Chemistry Olympiad event into our local section in 2017. FULL STORY

Jody Kocsis named 2014 ACS Fellow

Jody Kocsis and ACS Past-President Marinda Wu

The Northeastern Ohio Local Section is proud that one of our own, Jody Kocsis of The Lubrizol Corporation, was honored as a 2014 ACS Fellow.  The fellows program began in 2009 to recognize and honor ACS members for their outstanding achievements in and contributions to the science, the profession, and service to the society.  FULL STORY

NEOACS Announcements

NCW 2017 will take place on October 28th at the Lake Metroparks Environmental Learning Center: 7250 Alexander Rd, Painesville, OH 44077 from 10am to 1pm. No cost to participate and all are welcome!

Theme: "Chemistry Rocks!"

Learn how chemistry helps us know what’s in a ROCK! ROCK candy, excavate chocolate “ROCKS” in chocolate cookies, make a conglomerate ROCK, learn about density and why some ROCKS float/sink, take home a fossil ROCK, make and eat SNO CONES-YUM!! And many, many more.

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