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of the Virginia Section 

American Chemical Society 

The February Bulletin ( pdf version for download) 

February Meeting Notice


6:00 p.m.
Richmond Room, Heilman Dining Center 


7:30 p.m. 
 Auditorium, Gottwald Center for the Sciences


Caesar Salad with Asiago Dressing, Grilled London Broil, Tarragon Chicken, Roasted Vegetables, Smoked Gouda Mac & Cheese, Assorted Rolls, Mediterranean Cake with Berries, Iced Tea and Coffee

A vegetarian meal is available upon request — please specify vegetarian dinner when making your reservation  


 $ 15.00 - All attendees (no reductions) 


Please make reservations for Dinner by NOON on Friday, February 10,  by calling the Chemistry Department at the University of Richmond, (804) 289-8242 or by e-mail to  

NOTE:  Space is limited for the dinner - make your reservation early!


 Dr. Raymond Dominey, (804) 289-8761;


Dr. Robert Grubbs, California Institute of Technology


"Design and Applications of Olefin Metathesis Catalysts" 

February Section News

  • PDF Version of the The Bulletin
  • Meeting Schedule
  • Virginia Section News
    • Dr. Robert Grubbs, Bio and Abstract
    • Directions to University of Richmond Campus
    • Future Meetings
    • The W. Allan Powell Lectureship in Chemistry  
    • The Chair's Corner
    • 2017 Chemistry Olympiad
    • Chemistry at the University of Richmond
    • YCC - Bowling Social
    • Virginia Section Mentoring Program
    • Report on the January Meeting of the Section
    • Chemistry Seminars at the University of Virginia
    • Chemistry Seminars at Virginia Commonwealth University
    • Letter from a Chemistry Student
    • Thank You Letters to Chemistry Students
    • Evonik Industries Named Company of the Year
    • Meeting of the Virginia Executive Committee
    • 2017 Officers of the Virginia Section
    • Networking Meeting of the Women Chemistry Committee
    • NOBCChE and the ACS
    • Dr. Foil Miller dies at 100
    • Questions From the Past

Information for publication in The Bulletin should be sent to the Editor:

Dr. James D. Beck
1977 Vesonder Road 
Petersburg, VA 23805 
(804) 733-5286

Announcements of positions available are especially welcomed and are printed at no charge