Green Mountain Local Section

The American Chemical Society in Vermont

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Willem Leenstra Named a 2015 American Chemical Society Fellow

Posted by Senthil Natesan on October 12, 2015 at 11:25 AM Comments comments (0)

The American Chemical Society’s ACS Fellows Program was created by the ACS Board of Directors in December 2008 to recognize members of the ACS for outstanding achievements in and contributions to science, the profession, and the Society. Prof. Willem Leenstra was one of 78 newly elected members for 2015

The ACS Fellow distinction is somewhat unusual compared to the fellow status in other scientifi...

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Seminar on Taking Aim at Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

Posted by Senthil Natesan on October 12, 2015 at 11:20 AM Comments comments (0)

You are cordially invited to the following seminar (the abstract, along with registration information and directions is attached here)

The registration fee is $15. RSVP to Dick Milius (rmilius[at] or alternatively register through

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Microwave Chemistry: Not Just For Your Kitchen Anymore

Posted by Senthil Natesan on February 27, 2015 at 1:45 PM Comments comments (0)


Date: Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Time: Talk at 5.30 PM - Dinner at 7.30 PM

Location: Math-Science Complex, Room U125, Norwich University, Northfield, VT

Microwave Chemistry: Not Just For Your Kitchen Anymore


Michael B. McGinnis, Ph.D.

Dean, College o...

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Join us to learn about "The Discovery of Insulin"

Posted by Senthil Natesan on February 21, 2015 at 9:30 AM Comments comments (0)

Date: Tuesday, April 28th 2015

Time: 5:30-7.00 pm

 Venue: Saint Michael’s College, Colchester, VT

The Discovery of Insulin


 Benjamin Littenberg, MD

Henry and Carleen Tufo Professor of Medicine and Professor of Nursing,

University of Vermont


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Chemistry Olympiad 2015 Announcement

Posted by Senthil Natesan on January 12, 2015 at 10:10 PM Comments comments (0)

Dear Colleagues,

I am pleased to announce that the Green Mountain Local Section of the American Chemical Society (ACS) will be participating in the 2015 U.S. National Chemistry Olympiad (USNCO). The primary goals of this program are to stimulate interest and achievement in chemistry among high school students throughout the United States and to provide recognition of outstanding young chemistry students, teachers, and schools.

 Students competing in the USNCO are eligible to ...

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