Chemists Celebrate Earth Week 2020 Illustrated Poetry Contest Winners!

In spite of having to cancel in-person events, the Illustrated Poetry Contest forged ahead online for this year's Chemists Celebrate Earth Week! K-12 students from the Central Arizona local section submitted illustrated poems focused on the theme, "Protecting our Planet through Chemistry." To say the least, our judges had a tough time deciding on the… Continue reading Chemists Celebrate Earth Week 2020 Illustrated Poetry Contest Winners!

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!

Upcoming CAZACS Annual Recognition Banquet

The executive committee of the Central Arizona Section of the American Chemical Society (CAZACS) is delighted to invite its members to the upcoming Annual Recognition Banquet, in celebration of our 50- and 60-year members, 2019 Executive board and committee chairs, past executive committee members, and awardees! Please join us for lunch at Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen… Continue reading Upcoming CAZACS Annual Recognition Banquet

Call for Regional Award Nominations

The Rocky Mountain regional section of the ACS is calling for nominations for several awards, including: - E. Ann Nalley Regional Award for Volunteer Service to the American Chemical Society - Regional Award for Excellence in High School Teaching - Stanley C. Israel Regional Award for Advancing Diversity in the Chemical Sciences - Partners for Progress and Prosperity… Continue reading Call for Regional Award Nominations