Leadership Institute 2020

Every year, the ACS hosts the Leadership Institute, an intensive three-day workshop designed to train elected officers, committee leaders, and council members to succeed in their new roles. This invitation-only event includes local section officers from across the US, as well as technical division leaders, ACS board members, regional division leaders, and Younger Chemists leaders.… Continue reading Leadership Institute 2020

STEM on Tap

CAZACS Networking Committee is hosting monthly informal get-togethers with fellow CAZACS members and science enthusiasts!  We will meet every 2nd Thursday of the month at 6pm. Join us for food, drinks, tours, lectures, and getting out to meet local chemists, scientists, and engineers! January 2020: Bliss ReBar in Phoenix February 2020: O.H.S.O Brewery & Distillery… Continue reading STEM on Tap

2019 Recognition Banquet

It's that time of year: potlucks, holiday parties, and recognition luncheons. Last Saturday, we gathered at Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen for the annual CAZACS recognition luncheon. We announced the new 2020 CAZACS governance election results, thanked our executive board and committee chairs for organizing events in 2019, and recognized 50-, 60-, and 70-year ACS members. The… Continue reading 2019 Recognition Banquet

National Chemistry Week 2019 Illustrated Poetry Contest Winners!

As part of National Chemistry Week, the ACS hosts an illustrated poem contest for K-12 students. We selected poems from the local section for chemistry themes ("Marvelous Metals"), creative poetry, and excellent artwork. Winners of each category are submitted from each local section to the National contest. Congratulations to all of our winners, and thank… Continue reading National Chemistry Week 2019 Illustrated Poetry Contest Winners!