Central North Carolina Section of the American Chemical Society

Chemistry, American Chemical Society, ACS, Central North Carolina

February Local Section Meeting

Speaker: Dr. Joseph Graves: They Called Me "Black Darwin"

When: Tuesday, February 20, 2018 (6:30pm social, 7:00pm meeting)

Where: NC A&T University, Noble Hall, Room 308

Learn about how Dr. Graves' scholarly pursuits and social history play a role in the scientific projects he's chosen to pursue. Hear about why now more than ever it is of paramount importance that underrepresented minorities and women should be pursuing PhD degrees in all disciplines of science.




Upcoming Scientific Events in the Triad

Saturday, March 3, 2018, 8:30am-5pm: The Triad Starfest, *Tri*Star* for short, is a gathering of astronomers of all types, from novice to professional, for a full day of presentations, displays, and observing. The event allows astronomy enthusiasts to share ideas, learn about a range of astronomical topics, get together with old friends, and make new ones. The event will draw astronomers from North Carolina and surrounding states.  *Tri*Star* is free and open to anyone with an interest in astronomy. Located in the Percy H. Sears Applied Technologies Center on the campus of Guilford Technical Community College in Jamestown, NC. Event details here.

Senior Chemists Group


March 7, 2018: 6:30pm at Syngenta Room L-1101 

Guest speaker, IT expert Allen Lo, will discuss tricks and tips for solving computer issues at home. 


Congratulations to members who celebrated membership milestones in 2017!

 50 Years

Dr. Haney B. Camp

Thomas J. Dagon

John D. Woods



  60 years

Dr. Harvey Herman

Dr. Rovert Patsiga

  70 years

Dr. Otto Benfey

Dr. Raymond LeStrange

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