The October Bulletin is available as a Google pdf at https://drive.google.com/open?id=13r5vb5OCFLWERq47NyMsn9bESe0stDPf
If you are unable to open this file contact Ann Sullivan and
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October Section Meeting
Thursday, October 3, 2019
University of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg
Dr. Peter K. Dorhout, Kansas State University
“Creating a Culture of Safety in Academic Laboratories”
Host: Dr. Janet Asper, (540) 654-1143; firstname.lastname@example.org
The reception and tours begin at 5:30 pm. The program begins at 7:00 pm
Please make reservations by NOON on Friday, September 27
by calling Jessica Murphy at (540) 654-1016 or
by e-mail to email@example.com.
Please include any dietary restrictions, allergies, etc.
This meeting will be livestreamed with the program beginning at 7:00 pm.
The web address to access the Livestreaming feed is
James Madison University will host a simulcast Party in Harrisonburg
Social Event at 5:00 pm
Simulcast address at 7:00 pm
Dinner will be provided by the JMU Chemistry dept,
please rsvp using the following survey by noon on Friday, Sept. 27th
Friday, September 20 at noon
at Peter Chang’s, 2816 W. Broad Street, Richmond 23230.
Rsvp by Sept. 18 to Stacey Sank at Stacey.x.Sank@gsk.com.
WCC CAREERS IN CHEMISTRY PANEL
OCTOBER 3, 2019
CABELL LIBRARY, ROOM 303
VIRGINIA COMMONWEALTH UNIVERSITY MONROE PARK CAMPUS
Hors s’oeuvres at 5:00 pm, program at 6:00
VIRGINIA ACADEMY OF SCIENCE
FALL UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH MEETING
Saturday, November 2, 2019
Christopher Newport University Newport News, Virginia
more information: www.vacadsci.org
November Section Meeting
November 15, 2019
College of William and Mary, Williamsburg
Dr. Kathryn Deibler, Principal Flavor Scientist GSK Consumer Healthcare
“Flavor Chemistry: Linking the Stimuli with the Perception”
Host: Dr. Jordan Walk, (540) 521-4086, firstname.lastname@example.org
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