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Date: Sunday, March 16
          8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Location: Hyatt Regency - Dallas

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Schedule of Events & Locations

Power Your Future: ACS National Meeting March 16-20, 2014, Dallas, Texas

Venue: Hyatt Regency Dallas (*Except As Noted)

Hospitality Center

8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. • Cumberland K/L

Undergraduate Research Papers (Oral)

8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. • Sanger A/B; Gaston A/B

Making the Most of Your First ACS Meeting

9:00 – 9:45 a.m. • Landmark Ballroom A

Graduate School Reality Check: Getting in

10:00 – 11:15 a.m. • Landmark Ballroom B

Graduate School Reality Check: You’re In—Now What?

11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. • Landmark Ballroom B
- Co-Sponsored by the ACS Younger Chemists Committee

Chem Demo Exchange-Household Chemicals

11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. • *Dallas Convention Center Hall A

Networking Social with Graduate School Recruiters

1:00 – 5:00 p.m. • Landmark Ballroom C

Technical Symposium: The Many Faces of Energy

1:00 – 2:30 p.m. • Landmark Ballroom D

Careers in the Energy Industry Panel

2:45 – 4:00 p.m. • Landmark Ballroom B

Workshop: Improving Scientific Communication Skills

2:45 – 4:00 p.m. • Landmark Ballroom D

Making Demos Matter Workshop

4:00 – 5:30 p.m. • Landmark Ballroom A

ACS Student Chapter Awards Ceremony

7:00 – 8:30 p.m. • Marsalis Hall A

Undergraduate Social

8:30 – 11:00 p.m. • Marsalis Hall B

Venue: Dallas Convention Center (*Except as Noted)

Hospitality Center

8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. • *Hyatt Regency Dallas Cumberland K/L

Undergraduate Research Papers (Oral)

8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. • *Hyatt Regency Dallas Sanger A/B

Technical Symposium: Materials Science and Energy Research

9:00 – 10:30 a.m. • Rooms D167/D174

Workshop: Chemists Celebrate Earth Day Research Events

9:45 – 11:45 a.m. • Room A201
- Co-Sponsored by the ACS Committee on Community Activities

How to Network 101

10:45 a.m. – 12:00 Noon • Rooms D167/D174
- Co-Sponsored by the ACS Divisions of Professional Relations and Small
Chemical Businesses

Undergraduate Research Poster Session

12:00 – 2:00 p.m. • Hall F
- Co-sponsored by the ACS Divisions of Agricultural and Food Chemistry,
Analytical, Environmental, Inorganic, Medicinal, Physical, and Polymer
Chemistry, Biochemistry, and Geochemistry

Eminent Scientist Lecture: Nathan Lewis, California Institute of Technology – “Powering the Planet: The Future of Energy in the World”

2:30 – 3:30 p.m. • Rooms D167/D174

Undergraduate Speed Networking with Chemistry Professionals

3:45 – 5:15 p.m. • Hall A
- Co-Sponsored by the ACS Senior Chemists Committee and the ACS Divisions of Energy and Fuels, Geochemistry, Chemical Information, Agricultural and Food Chemistry, Colloid & Surface Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Professional
Relations, and Medicinal Chemistry

Kavli Lecture

5:30 – 6:30 p.m. • Ballroom A

Sci Mix/Successful Student Chapter Posters

8:00 – 10:00 p.m. • Hall F

Venue: Dallas Convention Center

Chemistry and the Environment Film Series: “Trashed!”

12:00 Noon – 2:00 p.m. • Room D166

Networking Social with Graduate School Recruiters

Sunday, March 16
1 - 5 p.m.
Hyatt Regency, Dallas, TX

Graduate School Recruiters:
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