EDUCATION & CAREERS

 
Sunday, August 16, 2009

MORNING

8:15 AM-12:05 PM
Polymer Science of Everyday Things
Grand Hyatt -- Constitution Ballroom B
 

8:30 AM-11:20 AM
Chemical Education at a Crossroads
Walter E. Washington Convention Center -- 102B
 

8:30 AM-11:25 AM
Enhancing Diversity at the Graduate and Postdoctoral Levels
Grand Hyatt -- Independence Ballroom B-C
 

8:30 AM-11:55 AM
Civic Engagement and Chemistry Education
Grand Hyatt -- Burnham
 

9:05 AM-11:45 AM
Copyright and Author Rights
Walter E. Washington Convention Center -- 208A/B
 

AFTERNOON

1:15 PM-5:05 PM
Polymer Science of Everyday Things
Grand Hyatt -- Constitution Ballroom B
 

1:30 PM-4:45 PM
Enhancing Diversity at the Graduate and Postdoctoral Levels
Grand Hyatt -- Independence Ballroom B-C
 

1:30 PM-4:55 PM
Chemical Education at a Crossroads
Walter E. Washington Convention Center -- 102B
 

1:30 PM-5:10 PM
Visualization in Chemical Education
Grand Hyatt -- Independence F
 

1:45 PM-4:25 PM
Copyright and Author Rights
Walter E. Washington Convention Center -- 208A/B
 

3:00 PM-5:00 PM
The Best Practices of Starting a Chemical Business that were Valuable Years Ago and that Remain Valuable Today
Washington Plaza -- Jefferson Room
 
 
Monday, August 17, 2009

MORNING

8:30 AM-11:10 AM
ACS Exams 75th Anniversary and the State of Assessment in the 21st Century
Grand Hyatt -- Independence Ballroom D-E
 

8:30 AM-11:45 AM
Chemistry as a Second Language: Chemical Education in a Globalized Society
Grand Hyatt -- Independence Ballroom B-C
 

8:45 AM-11:30 AM
Using Technology to Enhance Learning in Organic Chemistry
Grand Hyatt -- Independence F
 

9:00 AM-11:35 AM
Patents and Innovation for a Diverse Chemistry Community
Walter E. Washington Convention Center -- 156
 

9:00 AM-11:45 AM
Division of Chemical Health and Safety Awards Symposium
Washington Plaza -- Diplomat Room
 

11:00 AM-1:00 PM
Professionalism in the Twenty-First Century: Poster Session and Town Hall Forum
Walter E. Washington Convention Center -- South Pre-Function
 

AFTERNOON

1:30 PM-4:30 PM
Revitalizing Chemistry Education to Increase Competitiveness and Diversity
Walter E. Washington Convention Center -- 102A
 

1:30 PM-4:50 PM
Leveraging the Internet to Advance your Position in the Market
Washington Plaza -- Jefferson Room
 

1:30 PM-4:55 PM
Using Technology to Enhance Learning in Organic Chemistry
Grand Hyatt -- Independence F
 
 
Tuesday, August 18, 2009

MORNING

8:30 AM-10:00 AM
Public Office Campaign Strategy
Washington Plaza -- Jefferson Room
 

8:30 AM-11:05 AM
The Use of Technology in Chemistry Education Research
Grand Hyatt -- Independence Ballroom D-E
 

8:30 AM-12:10 PM
Postdoctoral Research Highlights
Walter E. Washington Convention Center -- 152B
 

10:05 AM-12:00 PM
Best Practices for Entrepreneurs
Washington Plaza -- Jefferson Room
 

AFTERNOON

1:30 PM-3:45 PM
The Use of Technology in Chemistry Education Research
Grand Hyatt -- Independence Ballroom D-E
 

1:30 PM-4:05 PM
Alternate Routes to the Teaching of Chemistry: There Are Jobs Open Now, Help Others as You Help Yourself
Grand Hyatt -- Independence F
 

1:30 PM-5:10 PM
Postdoctoral Research Highlights
Walter E. Washington Convention Center -- 152B
 

2:00 PM-4:50 PM
True Stories from Chemical Entrepreneurs
Washington Plaza -- Jefferson Room
 
 
Wednesday, August 19, 2009

MORNING

8:30 AM-12:10 PM
Research in Chemical Education
Grand Hyatt -- Independence Ballroom D-E
 

8:30 AM-12:15 PM
The Art of Collaborations
Walter E. Washington Convention Center -- 142
 

AFTERNOON

12:00 PM-3:15 PM
Using Social Networking Tools to Teach Chemistry
Grand Hyatt -- Independence Ballroom B-C
 

1:30 PM-4:40 PM
IP to IP: Intellectual Property for Information Professionals
Walter E. Washington Convention Center -- 204C
 

1:30 PM-4:50 PM
Chemical Health, Safety, and Security Practices for Small Businesses
Washington Plaza -- Jefferson Room
 

1:30 PM-4:55 PM
Volunteers and Their Impact on K-12 Science Education
Grand Hyatt -- Independence F
 

1:30 PM-5:20 PM
Nuclear Chemistry's Academic Infrastructure
Renaissance Washington -- Room 4
 

1:30 PM-5:30 PM
Research in Chemical Education
Grand Hyatt -- Independence Ballroom D-E
 
 
Thursday, August 20, 2009

MORNING

8:00 AM-11:45 AM
Research in Chemical Education
Grand Hyatt -- Cabin John
 

9:00 AM-12:15 PM
Nuclear Chemistry's Academic Infrastructure
Renaissance Washington -- Room 4
 

AFTERNOON

1:30 PM-5:15 PM
Nuclear Chemistry's Academic Infrastructure
Renaissance Washington -- Room 4
 

The 238th ACS National Meeting, Washington, DC, August 16-20, 2009