Complete info available at http://www.sermacs2017.org/awards/
Summary of awards:
· ACS CHED Southeastern Regional Award for Excellence in High School Teaching- Our High School Teachers are too often under appreciated. Help us support these efforts by nominating the most talented teacher in your Section (more information: http://www.divched.org/award/HSRegional).
Sasha Ormond, Joon Cho, and Al Tonelli accept ChemLuminary Award
Recipients were announced at the 252nd ACS National Meeting in Philadelphia, PA on Tuesday, August 23, at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. The presentations included awards given by 19 committees of the Society.
The North Carolina section received the award for Outstanding Performance by a Local Section (Large Size) for reaching broader constituents in the community through a Mole Day celebration and collaboration with Fayetteville State University, for our SCC holding visits to Nomacorc, Metabolon, and the North Carolina Natural History Museum, for our WCC holding a networking brunch and breakfast, and for our Education Committee committing $3,000 of the Section’s budget to subsidize AACT membership for local chemistry teachers.
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