It was on one of the few cloudy days we see here in Arizona, but several CAZACS members braved the overcast drizzle to take a behind-the-scenes look at how our drinking water is processed in the Valley. It was a fascinating tour! We began where the canal meets the Deer Valley Water Treatment Plant, where… Continue reading CAZACS YCC hosts a tour of the Deer Valley Water Treatment Plant
We are delighted to share some exciting news! One of the entires from our local section was awarded First Place in the 2018 CCEW Illustrated Poem Contest in the Grade 6-8 category! Greatest congratulations, Luc! We selected category winners from our local section, and these entries were then advanced to the National CCEW Illustrated Poem Contest. This… Continue reading We have a Winner!
What a week! We learned all about the chemistry of our oceans with Chemists Celebrate Earth Week (CCEW). CCEW is a community-based program of the American Chemical Society that has been devoted to communicating the roles of chemistry in the world for 15 years! CAZACS sponsored an event at the Arizona Museum of Natural History… Continue reading CAZACS Celebrates Earth Week
Your Central Arizona Section of the American Chemical Society is excited to sponsor a Younger Chemists Committee social networking mixer in Tempe at Pedal Haus Brewery (730 S Mill Ave #102, Tempe, AZ 85281) on Saturday, June 2, 2018, from 4-6pm. Don’t miss this excellent opportunity for meeting with local, younger chemists and learning about… Continue reading Invitation to the Central AZ ACS Younger Chemists Committee Social Networking Mixer
As part of Chemists Celebrate Earth Week, the ACS sponsors an illustrated poem contest for K-12 students. We selected poems for chemistry themes, and for excellent artwork. Winners of each category are submitted from each local section to the National contest. Congratulations to all of our winners, and thank you for your submissions! Grades 9-12… Continue reading Chemists Celebrate Earth Week 2018 Illustrated Poem Contest Winners!