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ACS Approval Program News

The ACS Approval Program Newsletter features up-to-date program information and insights into the excellent chemical education provided by ACS Approved programs nationwide. Subscribe to receive featured articles on pedagogy, safety, and diversity, equity, inclusion, and respect in your inbox quarterly.

Featured Articles

Learning Peer-to-Peer: "It Works"

 Peer-led learnning opportunities are being used to help students retain and learn course material. Programs with noted success are highlighted and their work integrating the practice is discussed.


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Another Angle on Analytical Curricula

Undergraduate programs are moving away from a traditional analytical sequence to different teaching models that distribute core concepts across the curriculum.

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Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Respect
Read about the new DEIR section of the ACS Guidelines.

Safety Corner
Learn more about the latest ACS Presidential Safety Summit.
Institutional Highlights

Read about how two chemistry programs strive to build diverse and inclusive environments that build their graduates up beyond the curriculum.

CPT Member Profiles

Three CPT members share how their backgrounds as education scholars have influenced their efforts to influence the future of chemistry education with the committee.

Newly Approved Institutions

Congratulations to the following institutions on successful completion of the ACS approval process!

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