Portland Local Section

American Chemistry Society

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Thu. 5/11 6:00 PM ACS Meeting Speaker: Allison Campbell, ACS president Topic: "Advice to my younger self: What I wish I would have known back then" Plus: Presentation of student scholarships, recognition of 50-60 year ACS members, and a poster session by the ACS special award w... more
Thu. 6/1 11:00 AM Silver Chemists Meeting Tour: Bullseye Glass Factory Location: Meet at Bullseye Resource Center, 3610 SE 21st Avenue, Portland. Please arrive 5 minutes early. Lunch at the Hopworks Urban Brewery (HUB) after the tour, at 2944 SE Powell Blvd, Portland Reservations are re... more
Thu. 9/7 6:00 PM ACS Meeting Speaker: Lauren Kurtz, Executive Director, Climate Science Legal Defense Fund (New York) Topic: "When Peer Review Turns to Legal Review" Location: Lewis & Clark Law School Legal Research Center - Lower Student Lounge 10015 S.W. Terwillige... more
Thu. 10/5 6:00 PM ACS Meeting Speaker: Mark Burns, President and CSO, Aminex Therapeutics (Seattle) Title: "Cancer Immunotherapy and Polyamines: Preclinical to Clinical Translation of Combined Polyamine Biosynthesis and Transport Inhibition Approach." Location: OHSU Center... more
Thu. 11/2 6:00 PM ACS Meeting ACS Portland Section: "Shark Tank" The Nov. 2 Portland Section meeting introduces members to the business of startups, specifically how an entrepreneur makes his/her business an appealing investment. The meeting will offer two local startups the ... more
Thu. 12/7 6:00 PM ACS Meeting

Wine, Cheese and Chocolate: a chemistry-focused tasting

Alex Clark, master winemaker at Silas Wines in Amity

Location:

Cellar 503
4407 SW Corbett Ave
Portland, OR 97239

Tasting is $35/person, limited to 40 people, make reservations here

Thu. 1/11 7:45 PM ACS Meeting Speaker/singer/composer: Dave Reingold, Professor Emeritus "Singing Your Way Through Organic Chemistry" In Dave's talk he will sing some of his greatest hits, explaining how he used songs and humor in his classes to improve education. Schedule... more
Mon. 1/15 All day NORM 2018 Registration

Registration begins for NORM 2018 in Richland, WA.


Mon. 1/29 All day NORM 2018 Call for Papers

Call for papers opens for the NORM 2018 in Richland, WA


Tue. 1/30 11:30 AM Silver Chemists Tour Silver Chemists to Tour Stickmen Brewery Location: Stickmen Brewery 19475 SW 118th Ave, Suite 1 Tualatin, Oregon Date: January 30, 2018 at 11:30 am -12:30 pm followed by lunch at the brewery Reservations: Reply to Warren Ford by J... more
Thu. 2/15 7:45 PM ACS Meeting

Speakers: Dr. Sandra Shotwell (DesignMedix) and Prof. David Peyton (PSU)

Title: Overcoming Drug-Resistance in Malaria: From the Lab to the Clinic

Schedule

6:00 pm Social hour

6:45 pm Buffet dinner (reservations required)

7:45 pm Speakers

Thu. 2/22 6:30 PM Dalton Lecture

The George Fox University Department of Biology and Chemistry presents the eighth annual Dalton Lecture

Dr. Simon Conway Morris, Professor of Evolutionary Palaeobiology, University of Cambridge

See the flyer for more details

Mon. 2/26 9:30 AM Silver Chemists Tour Tour of the Columbia Boulevard Waste Treatment Plant at 5001 N Columbia Blvd, Portland, Oregon Make reservations by replying to Warren Ford The tour will be led by an operation specialist and will require walking outdoors, on stairs, in tunnels, a... more
Thu. 4/12 7:45 PM ACS Meeting

Speaker: Dr. Christopher Hendon, University of Oregon

Title: "Chemical and Physical Considerations in the Production of Coffee"

 

Schedule:

6:00 pm Social hour

6:45 pm Buffet dinner (reservations required)

7:45 pm Speaker


Sat. 4/28 9:00 AM Oregon Science Startup Forum - Hear the startup experiences of science entrepreneurs from around Oregon - Learn from professors, investors and intellectual property lawyers - Equip yourself to take specific steps to start a successful science business Student/postdoc/unemployed... more
Thu. 5/10 6:00 PM ACS Meeting Speaker: Dr. Scott Burns, Portland State University Title: "The Dyanmic Terroir of the Willamette Valley: The Relationship Between Geology, Soil, Climate and Wine" Oswego Hills Vineyard and Winery 450 S Rosemont Rd, West Linn, OR 97068 $10 per... more
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