ACS Webinars

Join fellow ACS members to learn more about the coronavirus pandemic through a series of webinars. The webinars will cover topics including careers, education, virus transmission, therapeutics, disinfectants, and face masks. ACS members can sign up for free on the ACS Webinars page.

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Chemistry at Home

The ACS has resources available to make learning chemistry at home accessible, safe, and engaging. Videos, articles, and hands-on activities grouped by topic-The Earth, Water, Food, Health & Your Body, and The Periodic Table-are available from the website.

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Crano Award Nominations

Akron Section is accepting nominations for the 2020 Crano Memorial Lecture Award, to be presented at the April General Meeting to an outstanding chemistry professional in any field. Nominations should include a CV along with a letter of recommendation and should be sent to Dr. Charles M. Kausch ( by Monday, December 21, 2020.

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Election Results

The section election has been completed for 2021. Congratulations to our new officers:


Chair-Elect: Doug McBain
Treasurer: Charles Kausch
Secretary: Mike Dowell
Councilor: Mike Fricke
Alt Councilors: Walter Salamant and Charles Kausch

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