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Spring 2020 National Meeting & Expo
March 22-26 | Philadelphia, PA
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American Association of Chemistry Teachers
Discover how AACT can enhance your experience in the chemistry classroom.
Find a chemistry community of interest and connect on a local and global level.
Collaborate with scientists in your field of chemistry and stay current in your area of specialization.
Explore the interesting world of science with articles, videos and more.
Celebrate the IYPT 2019
Learn more about International Year of Periodic Table
Recognizing and celebrating excellence in chemistry and celebrate your achievements
Scholarships for underrepresented minority students majoring in undergraduate chemistry-related disciplines
Funding to support the advancement of the chemical sciences through research projects.
ACS Travel Award
Learn more about travel awards for those attending scientific meetings to present the results of their research.
How to Influence Others with Persuasion
It’s all about RESULTS! Lou Hampton gives a crash course on mastering persuasion for those in the chemical industry!
Wow Your Crowd: How to Win Over the Audience
Think you're not a naturally gifted speaker? Nick Washienko tells you how to deliver a powerful, confident presentation that gets results.
The Ph.D. Seminar: Your Opportunity to Shine
A stellar seminar is the most important element to get a job offer. Dennis Guthrie highlights what you need to know.
Interview Savvy: How to Showcase Your Experience
Don't forget: you're there to sell yourself, according to Dennis Guthrie.
Interview Savvy: Be a Team Player
Dennis Guthrie tells why it's essential to demonstrate you have the skills to be a strong team player.
Interview Savvy: How to Make A Great First Impression
Dennis Guthrie reminds us that how you present yourself is a significant part of your message.
Interview Savvy: How to Exceed Expectations
As an interviewer, Dennis Guthrie is looking for someone who will excel in the job--not just do it!
Interview Savvy: Describe the Job You Want
Come to the interview prepared to talk about the job you want to do, says Dennis Guthrie.
How to Negotiate Your Salary and Benefits
Meredith Dow helps you make sense of your options when talking about salary, benefits, equity, etc.
How to be a Successful Scientist - Part 1
Darren Griffin reveals the first 5 commandments to proactively create that opportunity and define your scientific success!
How to be a Successful Scientist - Part 2
Darren Griffin describes the final 5 commandments to proactively create that opportunity and define your scientific success!
What Environment Creates Great Ideas
Nick Conti tells why an uncritical environment and a diverse group of thinkers is essential to idea generation.
How to Generate Quality Ideas
Being successful starts with separating idea generation from evaluation, according to Nick Conti.
Writing Successful Science Proposals
Celia Elliot gives tips for the first—and perhaps only—thing a reviewer will read in your proposal.
Technical Writing: How to Simplify Sentences
Make your scientific writing easy to understand with proven techniques from Kristin Sainani.
Technical Writing: How to Use Verbs
Make the most of these action words with quick, easy tips. Kristin Sainani tells you how.
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