ChEmory Journal Club Presents: “Recruit and Retain a Diverse Workforce”

Hi everyone! We have an amazing opportunity coming up on Monday, February 15th @ 4:30 PM EST where the authors of Nature Reviews Chemistry’s “Recruit and Retain a Diverse Workfoce” will be holding a Q&A + discussion led by ChEmory’s Diversity Chair, Eddy Pineda! Come out to listen to Brea Manuel and Diane Karloff as they answer your questions and delve deeper into their research!

Zoom Link: https://tiny.cc/ChEmoryGBMs

Discord Trivia Night

Hi everyone! We hope you’ve been having a safe & happy new year! To start off 2021, ChEmory will be hosting a Trivia Night on our Discord server on January 9th @ 8PM EST. You’ll work in teams through private text channels to discuss your answer – may the best team win! 
 
Not a part of our Discord server yet? That’s okay! Use https://linktr.ee/chemoryacs to join! Hope to see everyone there (: 

Intercollegiate Chemistry Seminars!

ChEmory is introducing our biggest event of the semester: The Breadth of the Chemical Field: An Intercollegiate Chemistry Seminar! We’ve been working with GT, Rutgers, and UMN for the past three months to put this together. Three days, nine professors – it’s an amazing opportunity to meet some incredible scientists. If you have any interest in learning more about chemical research, please join us! The seminar dates and times are included in the flyer attached below. We hope to see you there!

Registration Link (Optional): z.umn.edu/chemRSVP

Zoom Link: z.umn.edu/chemseminar
 
Update: Wednesday’s schedule has been modified, so we now only have two speakers, Blakey at 3 and Wissinger at 3:45 PM EST. Below is the updated flyer. We look forward to seeing everyone there! 
 

Virtual Periodic Table of Cupcakes!!

Hi everyone!!
 
In honor of national chemistry week next week, ChEmory has decided to continue our 10+ year tradition of creating our annual periodic table of cupcakes! However, this year we need your help! We hope you will join us from home by signing up for groups of elements, decorating your own cupcakes, and submitting pictures of those cupcakes to us! We can compile them all at the end & have our very first virtual Periodic Table of Cupcakes!
 
Cupcakes are due NEXT Wednesday, October 21st & here are sign-ups: https://docs.google.com/…/1pChmIudKfEMf0I4BYevX…/edit…
 
We look forward to seeing your cupcake decorating skills!!
 

NCW Slime Event

Hey guys! In honor of National Chemistry Week next week, we welcome everyone to join us for our slime-making event, which is in partnership with several universities! It will be held next Monday, October 19th @ 6PM EST.
 
If you are a freshman on campus, we have 6 open slots for an in-person opportunity to participate in this event! Link for the interest form https://forms.gle/RZMJPD6FeLWFPyJw7.
 
For most of us, however, this event will be held on Zoom (https://z.umn.edu/ACSNCW), and you will need to purchase your own supplies – you will be reimbursed with proof of purchase!
 
(All links can also be found at https://linktr.ee/chemoryacs)
We hope to see everyone there! 😊