Monthly Meetings
OCTOBER 2016 Monthly Meeting
Thursday, October 13, 2016
Holiday Inn Boston-Brookline
1200 Beacon street
Brookline, MA
4:30 pm NESACS Board Meeting (Whitney A)
5:30 pm Reception (Lower Level Foyer)
5:30 pm Poster Session Younger Chemists Crossing Borders
6:30 pm Dinner (Sit-down service, Whitney B)
7:30 pm Evening Program, Dr. Jerry Jasinski, NESACS Chair, presiding
 
Presentation of 50- and 60-Year Members
 
Henry Hill Award for Outstanding Service to the Northeastern Section to Karen & Jim Piper
 
Karen & Jim Piper
  Introduction of the Speaker, Leland L. Johnson, Jr, NESACS, Chair-Elect
Professor Malika Jeffries-EL, Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry and Division of Materials Science, Boston University

“From molecules to materials: designing organic semiconductors for advanced applications”

For those would like to join us for dinner, please register by NOON, Thursday, October 6th using PayPal: http://acssymposium.com/paypal.html. Select the pay with credit or debit card option and follow the additional instructions on the page. Cost: Members, $30; Non-members, $35; Retirees, $20; Students, $10. Dinner reservations not cancelled at least 24 hours in advance must be paid.
If you wish, join us for this meeting and not eat dinner, please register by NOON, Thursday October 1st, using PayPal: http://acssymposium.com/paypal.html. Select the “Seminar Only” option. The fee is $1.
New members or those seeking additional information, contact the NESACS Administrative Coordinator, Anna Singer, at secretary@nesacs.org (preferred) or at (781) 272-1966 during regular business hours only.
THE PUBLIC IS INVITED
RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED BY NOON, OCTOBER 6
THOSE WITHOUT RESERVATIONS WILL NOT BE ADMITTED TO THIS EVENT
DIRECTIONS
By Public Transportation:
The Holiday Inn Boston-Brookline hotel is conveniently located across from the Green Line “C” St. Paul Street trolley stop.
 
From the Mass Pike:
From US 90E, take Exit 18. Follow Cambridge signs right to Storrow Drive/Kenmore Square exit. Take the immediate right onto Beacon St., and proceed for 2 miles.
 
From 93 North or South:
Take 93 to US 90E, then take Exit 18. Follow Cambridge signs right to Storrow Drive/Kenmore Square exit. Take the immediate right onto Beacon St., and proceed for 2 miles.
 
Parking
Metered parking is available on beacon Street. parking is available in the Holiday Inn garage ($15 maximum).
 
Download a brief bio of Professor Malika Jeffries-El


NESACS Web-Streaming of Meetings
 
The NESACS Board Of Publications is pleased to announce that live web streaming was piloted at the February 2016 NESACS Board Meeting and Monthly Meeting.

To join, go to http://www.videoserverssite.com/go/8350179/nesacsmeetings and click on “Guest”.
Enter your name to join the meeting.
Please note that you may have to update your Flash plug in (http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer)
 
For Audio connection, dial 1-866-678-6823 and enter 3373604# as the passcode.
 
If connecting using your mobile device please download the “OnSync” app by Digital Samba.
After opening, click on Join Session and input http://www.videoserverssite.com/go/8350179/nesacsmeetings and follow the steps to join the meeting.
Please note that the above link will be used for all meetings in the future.
We hope members who are unable to attend these meetings will take advantage of this service and still be able to participate. This is the first time a service such as this is being offered by the NESACS. As such there will be glitches along the way and we would like to apologize for this in advance. As always we would love to hear from you and receive feedback so that we may fix any issues. Please email me at purohian@ verizon.net or call at 508 735 9693.
 
NESACS Meeting
Meeting of the New Hampshire Area of the Northeastern Section of the American Chemical Society
Saturday, October 22, 2016
Department of Chemistry, Parsons Hall
University of New Hampshire
Durham, NH 03824
10:00 am Registration and light refreshments
10:50 am Welcome:
Jerry P. Jasinski, Chair, NESACS, Professor, Keene State College;
Jeremy Andreatta, Chair, CMS Assistant Professor, Worcester State University; Meledath Govindan, President, NEACT, Professor, Fitchburg State University
11:00 am
Seminar: Dr. James Cameron, Fellow, Dow Electronic Materials, Marlborough, MA 01752
“Chemistry at the Forefront of Advanced Semiconductor Manufacturing”
 
Dr. James Cameron
Fellow, Dow Electronic Materials
12:00 pm Lunch
1:30 pm
Seminar: Dr. Thomas M. Connelly, Jr., Executive Director and CEO of the American Chemical Society
“ACS: Charting the Course for Chemists”
 
Dr. Thomas M. Connelly, Jr.
Executive Director and CEO of the American Chemical Society (ACS)
2:30 pm Closing Remarks: Jerry P. Jasinski, Chair, NESACS
2:45 pm Reception

  • The public is invited to this event. The registration fee is $15.
  • Register through http://acssymposium.com/paypal-gms.html by Friday, October 14, 2016.
  • Questions? Contact NESACS Administrative Coordinator Anna Singer at 781- 272-1966 or secretary@nesacs.org (email is preferred). Please note, the office is open on a part-time basis.
 
DIRECTIONS to the University of New Hampshire
Driving directions to the UNH Campus (Durham):
From I-95 South (Maine), take Exit 5 (in NH) to the Spaulding Turnpike (Route 16N), then take Exit 6W (Route 4 West) towards Durham to the Exit for Route 155A. At the bottom of the ramp take a left onto Main Street. From I-95 North (Mass.), take Exit 4 (in NH) (left hand exit) to the Spaulding Turnpike (Route 16N), then take Exit 6W (Route 4 West) towards Durham to the Exit for Route 155A. At the bottom of the ramp take a left onto Main Street. From the West, take route 101 East to Exit 7 (Route 125 North). Follow Route 125 North to the traffic circle. Take Route 4 East to the Durham Exit (2 miles) (Route 155A)
 
Special thanks to the UNH Department of Chemistry for providing the venue for this event
 
Download a brief bio of Dr. Cameron and an abstract of his seminar talk


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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
Town Hall Forum - Feb. 18, 2010