WASHINGTON, May 16, 2011 — American Chemical Society (ACS) President Nancy B. Jackson, Ph.D., will be the featured guest in a two-part NPR series on the nationally syndicated program “The Best of Our Knowledge,” that begins today and will air over the next two weeks.
In honor of the International Year of Chemistry 2011, Jackson’s conversation with show host Glenn Busby will focus on the essential role chemists and science education play in creating a vigorous economy and healthy communities. Jackson will discuss:
Tune in to hear Jackson on “The Best of Our Knowledge,” Mondays, May 16 and 23, at 8 p.m. EDT, on the WAMC NPR network in northeastern U.S. or listen in via the Web: http://www.wamc.org/prog-tbook.html
Her programs will be featured again on the WAMC network and the URL above on Fridays, May 20 and 27, 3 p.m. EDT.
These programs will also be carried by NPR affiliate radio stations nationwide on Wednesdays, May 18 and 25. For times, check your local NPR affiliate for “The Best of Our Knowledge.”