Monthly Meetings
 
NOVEMBER 2017 Monthly Meeting
Presentation of the James Flack Norris Award for Outstanding Achievement in the Teaching of Chemistry
The Henry Hill Award
Recognition of the 2017 Chemistry Olympiad Team
Thursday, November 9, 2017
AstraZeneca
35 Gatehouse Drive, Waltham, MA

Agenda:
4:30 pm Board Meeting (Room M008, ground floor)
5:30 pm Reception (Cafeteria, first floor)
6:30 pm Dinner (Cafeteria, first floor)
7:30 pm
Welcome
Leland L. Johnson, Jr., NESACS Chair, Presiding)
7:35 pm Recognition of the 2017 Chemistry Olympiad Team
7:45 pm Presentation of the Henry A. Hill Award to Marietta Schwartz
7:30 pm
Evening Program
 
Dr. Marcy H. Towns
Professor of Chemistry and Director of General Chemistry, Purdue University

 

Address:
"Improving student hands-on laboratory skills through digital badging"


Dr. Marcy Towns
 
ALL RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED BY NOON, THURSDAY, November 2. Please use the NESACS Eventbrite link to register. https://2017-nesacs-norris-and-hill-awards.eventbrite.com
Dinner reservations should be made no later than noon, Thursday, November 2, 2017. Reservations are to be made using the NESACS Eventbrite page:. Members, $30; Non-members, $35; Retirees, $20; Students, $10. Reservations for new members, and for additional information, contact the Adminsitrative Coordinator Anna Singer at (781) 272-1966 between 9am and 6pm or e-mail at secretary@nesacs.org. Reservations not cancelled at least 24 hours in advance must be paid.

NESACS gratefully acknowledges support from AstraZeneca for this event.


Driving Directions:
From points north: From I-95S, take Exit 27B to merge onto Winter Street. After 0.9 miles, turn left onto Gatehouse Drive.
From points south: From I-95N, take Exit 27A-B for Third Avenue toward Totten Pond Road/Waltham. Take Exit 27B on the left for Winter St. Merge onto Wyman St. Turn right onto Winter Street. After 0.9 miles, turn left onto Gatehouse Drive.
Parking/Accessibility: Parking is available at any of the parking lots near the main entrance of AstraZeneca. Handicapped parking spaces are located near the circular driveway at the main entrance.

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Presentation from NESACS Southeastern MA Area Event at UMA Dartmouth on Oct. 3, 2013 (Jack Driscoll) Dr. Joseph Francisco Presentation at the January 2009 Meeting
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