The Central Arizona Local Section is once again participating in the Chemistry Olympiad. Students qualify for the National Exam by taking a local section exam consisting of 60 multiple choice questions. This year 12 schools participated and 250 students took the local section exam. The membership size of the local section determines the number of… Continue reading 2019 Chemistry Olympiad
We are pleased to announce that the Central Arizona section of the ACS has been selected by the national office to provide judges for the ACS special awards for the 2019 ISEF Science Fair in Phoenix Arizona May 14th through the 16th. Judging of the posters is on the morning of 15th of May, although judges… Continue reading Judges Needed for ACS Special Award at 2019 ISEF Science Fair
CAZACS awardees, guests, and section members gathered at Pappadeaux Seafood Kitchen in Phoenix for our Annual Recognition luncheon. We honored our past executive board member, Regina Miskewitz, whom served recently as secretary and contributed her service for many years in the Central Arizona local section. She was given a plaque for her service. We… Continue reading Honoring our 2018 Awardees
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!
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!