1 Easy Way Students Can Connect With Chemistry in 2018

acs on campus

Are you a student considering a career in chemistry? Are you looking to publish your research in an ACS journal? Get a jump on the spring semester by signing up for an ACS on Campus event near you.

These free events offer access to ACS Editors, along with peer networking. You’ll learn how to choose the best journal for your research, get the attention of the editors with an effective cover letter, and much more! You’ll also get an inside look at the ACS Reviewer Lab and other ACS resources that will help advance your career.

All the following events are open to all students and researchers. Just sign up and show up!

Find Out Where ACS on Campus is Headed in Spring, 2018:

University of Delhi

Feb 5, 2018

New Delhi, India

This program will feature lectures from world-class researchers, including Professor Kirk Schanze, Editor-in-Chief of  ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, and Professor Vincent Rotello, Editor-in-Chief of Bioconjugate Chemistry. Don’t miss the “10 Tips for Scholarly Publishing” panel discussion with the Editor-in-Chiefs and Associate Editors of ACS Publications.

Take advantage of the opportunity to share your research during the ACS on Campus poster presentation session. Identify at registration if you’ll be presenting a poster. The two best posters will receive a prize of $100 USD. Lunch and high tea are included.

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IIT Roorkee

Feb 7, 2018

Roorkee, India 

This program will feature lectures from world-class researchers, including Prof. Kirk Schanze, Editor-in-Chief of ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces; Professor Vincent Rotello, Editor-in-Chief of Bioconjugate Chemistry; and Professor Abhishek Dey, Associate Editor of ACS Catalysis. Attend the “10 Tips for Scholarly Publishing” panel discussion with the Editor-in-Chiefs and Associate Editors of ACS Publications.

Take advantage of the opportunity to share your research during the ACS on Campus poster presentation session. Identify at registration if you’ll be presenting a poster. The two best posters will receive a prize of $100 USD. Lunch will be provided to all registered attendees.

Register Now!

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IISER Mohali

Feb 9, 2018

Ajitgarh, India 

This program will feature lectures from world-class researchers, including Prof. Kirk Schanze, Editor-in-Chief of ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces; Professor Vincent Rotello, Editor-in-Chief of Bioconjugate Chemistry; Professor Abhishek Dey, Associate Editor of ACS Catalysis; and Professor Rinti Banerjee of ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering. Don’t miss the “10 Tips for Scholarly Publishing” panel discussion with the Editor-in-Chiefs and Associate Editors of ACS Publications.

Take advantage of the opportunity to share your research during the ACS on Campus poster presentation session. Identify at registration if you’ll be presenting a poster. The two best posters chosen by our judges will receive a prize of $100 USD.

The event is free but registration is required. Lunch will be provided to all registered attendees.

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University of Cambridge

February 16, 13:00-16:30
Cambridge, UK

University of Cambridge will be the first stop on the ACS on Campus United Kingdom Roadshow. The program will feature world-class researchers, including Professor Chris Holland, Associate Editor of ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering, Professor Klaas Wynne, Associate Editor of Journal of the American Chemical Society, and Dr. Dinesh Soares, Managing Editor of ACS Omega. Don’t miss the “10 Tips for Scholarly Publishing” panel discussion with the Associate Editors and Managing Editors of ACS Publications. You’ll learn how to choose the best journal for your research, become a master of social media, and much more! The event is free and open to all students and researchers, but registration is recommended.

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University of Oxford

February 27, 13:00-16:30
Oxford, UK

University of Oxford will be the second stop on the ACS on Campus United Kingdom Roadshow. The program will feature world-class researchers, including Professor Chris Holland, Associate Editor of ACS Biomaterials Science & Engineering, Vivek Ranade, Associate Editor of Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, Ben Davis, Editor of ACS Central Science, and Dr. Dinesh Soares, Managing Editor of ACS Omega. Don’t miss the “10 Tips for Scholarly Publishing” panel discussion with the Associate Editors and Managing Editors of ACS Publications. You’ll learn how to choose the best journal for your research, become a master of social media, and much more! You’ll also get an inside look at ACS resources that will help advance your career. The event is free and open to all students and researchers, but registration is recommended.

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University College London

February 28, 13:00-17:00
London, UK

University College London will be the third stop on the ACS on Campus United Kingdom Roadshow. The program will feature world-class researchers, including Dr. Dinesh Soares, Managing Editor of ACS Omega, Professor Kreso Bucar, Topics Editor of Crystal Growth & Design, and Professor Stuart Conway, Associate Editor of Journal of Medicinal Chemistry. Be sure to attend “10 Tips for Scholarly Publishing” with the Associate Editors and Managing Editors of ACS Publications. You’ll learn how to choose the best journal for your research, learn about careers in scholarly publishing, and much more! You’ll also get an inside look at ACS resources that will help advance your career. The event is free and open to all students and researchers, but registration is recommended.

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Imperial College London

March 2, 9:30-13:30
London, UK

Imperial College London is the final stop on the ACS on Campus United Kingdom Roadshow. Join the ACS editors and top local researchers, including Dr. Dinesh Soares, Managing Editor of ACS Omega. Be sure to attend the “10 Tips for Scholarly Publishing” panel discussion. You’ll learn how to choose the best journal for your research, careers in scholarly publishing, and much more! You’ll also get an inside look at SciFinder and other ACS resources that will help advance your career. The event is free and open to all students and researchers, but registration is recommended.

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Université Claude Bernard Lyon

Mar 8, 2018
Lyon, France

Join ACS on Campus for a day of scientific lectures, publishing talks, science communication sessions, and student presentations. Don’t miss the opportunity to learn from ACS Editors on how to advance your research and career in the sciences. Network with your peers and make lasting connections. All registered attendees will receive a complimentary lunch.

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Pub Trivia Night – 255th ACS National Meeting & Exposition

Mar 18, 2018 16:00-18:00

New Orleans, Louisiana 

ACS on Campus is attending the 255th ACS National Meeting & Exposition! On Sunday, March 18, join us for a pub trivia night in partnership with the Younger Chemists Committee and the ACS Education Division. Test your science and general trivia knowledge while networking with your fellow meeting attendees. We’ll have lots of foods and drinks to keep you fueled during and between trivia rounds. Stay after for a social hour with the Younger Chemists Committee. Network with your fellow students and researchers and brag about your trivia win.

Can’t get enough of ACS on Campus? Attend our professional development sessions in the ACS Booth in the Exposition Hall!

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George Mason University

Apr 17, 2018

Fairfax, Virginia

ACS on Campus, the American Chemical Society’s premier outreach program, is coming to George Mason University for a half-day event around science communication! You’ll learn from ACS editors and local professionals tips and tools for publishing your research and sharing it with the public. There will also be plenty of time to network with your peers and make lasting professional connections.

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Don’t forget to check out the new resources page on the ACS on Campus website. You’ll find the tools you need to get published, grow your network, advance your career, and much more. Keep an eye out for ACS on Campus webinars. Coming this March 2018, we’ll ask the experts how you can get the most out of a scientific conference.

 

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