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Leading and Living Inclusively

Wednesday, August 12, 2020 at 2-3pm ET
Speaker: La’Wana Harris, La’Wana Harris, Inc.
Moderator: Paula Christopher, American Chemical Society

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What You Will Learn

  • How to equip yourself to become a more thoughtful and effective ally for advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion 
  • How to enable yourself to create a strategy for leveraging your power and privilege to foster greater access, opportunity, and accountability
  • How to empower yourself to start leading and living inclusively by demystifying the "how" of everyday behaviors at the individual, structural, and systemic levels

Co-produced with: ACS Department of Diversity Programs and ACS Diversity, Inclusion & Respect Advisory Board

Community Protection Strategies in the COVID Era

Thursday, August 13, 2020 at 2-3pm ET
Speakers: Robin Izzo, Princeton University and ACS CHAS / Frankie Wood-Black, Sophic Pursuits
Moderator: Ralph Stuart, Keene State College and ACS CCS

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What You Will Learn

  • Advantages and challenges of using personal protective equipment for community protection 
  • Best practices in physical distancing and peer coaching in the teaching and research settings 
  • Ventilation considerations in managing COVID concerns

Co-produced with: ACS Division of Chemical Health and Safety ACS Committee on Chemical Safety

The 3D Printing Revolution: Advances in Material Design and Methods Rebroadcast

Friday, August 14, 2020 at 2-3:15pm ET
Speakers: Timothy Long, Virginia Tech  / Rigoberto Advincula, Oak Ridge National Laboratory and the University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Moderator: Tomonori Saito, Oak Ridge National Laboratory and the University of Tennessee, Knoxville

What You Will Learn

  • Polymer design for additive manufacturing: structure-property relationships 
  • Advanced analytical tools to accelerate discovery in additive manufacturing 
  • Overview of printing platforms and recent advances in polymer design for complex geometric parts 
  • Advances in 3D printing of polymer materials 
  • Preparation of new materials through the use of nanofillers 
  • Characterization and evaluation of 3D Printed thermoplastics, thermosets, and elastomers

Co-produced with: ACS Division of Polymer Chemistry and Materials Research Society

La Era del COVID-19 Desde la Perspectiva de Investigación, Educación y Comunicación en Ciencias

Miércoles, 19 de Agosto a las 2-3:30pm ET
Ponentes: Alexis Kalergis, Millennium Institute Immunology and Immunotherapy, FOCIS Center of Excellence / Edgar Arriaga, University of Minnesota / Bibi Campos Seijo, Chemical & Engineering News
Moderatora: Ingrid Montes, Universidad de Puerto Rico, Recinto de Río Piedras y la Junta de Directores de ACS

Lo Que El Público Aprenderá

  • Interacción entre el microbio y el sistema inmune, el desarrollo de inmunidad contra agentes infecciosos, el desarrollo de vacunas y generación de inmunidad en la población y la manufactura de vacunas 
  • Cambios en modelos educativos en el entrenamiento y preparación de los estudiantes y profesionales practicantes de la química
  • Oportunidades en la comunicación científica, especialmente en relación con la apertura, transparencia y accesibilidad

Co-producido con: Sociedad Química de México y Chemical & Engineering News

* This broacast has been created for a Spanish speaking audience.

Senior Chemists Coffee Social Hour: ACS in a Challenging Year of Social Change

Tuesday, August 25, 2020 at 1-2pm ET
Speakers: John Adams, ACS Board of Directors / Bibiana Campos Seijo, Chemical & Engineering News / Rolf Halden,  Arizona State University / Tom Connelly, American Chemical Society
Moderator: Arlene Garrison, ACS Senior Chemists Committee

What You Will Learn

  • Who are most recent ACS Legacy Leaders
  • What has been the impact of recent events like the novel coronavirus and racism on ACS
  • How wastewater is helping battle coronavirus pandemic

Co-produced with: ACS Senior Chemists Commitee and the ACS Development Office

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