The Central Arizona Section of the American Chemical Society is excited to announce their support to send an educator to the 25th Biennial Conference for Chemistry Educators from July 29-August 2 at the University of Notre Dame! The travel award includes registration, dorm-lodging accommodations for 4 nights (7/29-8/1), meals, airport transfer, and basic or economy flight for one… Continue reading Now Accepting Applications for Chemical Education Conference at Notre Dame!
It's that time of year again! CAZACS is putting together local programs with the ACS as Chemists Celebrate Earth Week! "A whole week?" you may ask. That's right! The ACS has celebrated Earth Day on April 22 since 2003. It's a celebration for everyone about the Earth and its amazing chemistry. To honor our 15th… Continue reading Dive into Marine Chemistry as CAZACS Chemists Celebrate Earth Week 2018
Members of our section gathered at the Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen in Phoenix to have a scrumptious lunch, and hear some tales from members who have been part of the ACS for 50 or 60 years! This event provides for a unique opportunity to compare notes across different career pathways and different fields of chemistry. Some… Continue reading CAZACS honors our 50- and 60-year members!
CAZACS hosted a poem contest as part of National Chemistry Week "Chemistry Rocks!" We have announced our winners in each category. Congratulations to all of our winners, and thank you for your participation! Grades 9-12 1st Place Jillian Reyes, 9th grade, Betty Fairfax H.S. 2nd Place Vanessa Carrillo, 9th grade, Sierra Linda H.S. 3rd Place… Continue reading 2017 National Chemistry Week Central Arizona Illustrated Poem Contest Winners
October 22-28, 2017, CAZACS celebrated National Chemistry Week "Chemistry Rocks!" with demo days at area high schools and a poem contest! Pictures of the events and winners of the contest will be posted. Stay tuned!