2006-2007 Schedule

  • 20 September 2006 [at Bloomsburg University]- The meeting will consist of a social hour and a dinner followed by Local Section announcements and a presentation by our invited speaker. The guest speaker is Joseph D. Larkin and he will present a talk entilted "A Computational Investigation of the Structure and Protodeboronation of BoroGlycine, H2N-CH2-B(OH)2". Get details.


  • 11 October 2006 - [at Bucknell University] The meeting will consist of a social hour and a dinner followed by Local Section announcements and a presentation by our invited speaker. The guest speaker is Dr. Folami Ladipo and he will present a talk entilted "Ligand Effects in Titanium-Mediated C-C Bond Formations." Get Details.


  • 8 November 2006 - [at Marywood University] The meeting will consist of a dinner followed by Local Section announcements and a presentation by our invited speaker. The guest speaker is Ms. Denise L. Rieker Director, Regulatory Policy & Intelligence Sanofi Pasteur, Inc. and she will present a talk entilted "FDA Overview and Regulatory Aspects of Prescription Drug Development in the U.S." Get Details.


  • 13 December 2006 - [Executive Board Meeting, at Bloomsburg].


  • 14 February 2007 - [at College Misericordia] CANCELLED DUE TO WINTER WEATHER The meeting will consist of a dinner followed by Local Section announcements and a presentation by our invited speaker. The guest speaker is Dr. Michael J. Duffy from College Misericordia and he will present a talk entitled "Sulfonylurea Herbicides: A Retrospective." Get Details.


  • 14 March 2007 - [at Susquehanna University] The meeting will consist of a reception and dinner followed by a presentation by our invited speaker. The guest speaker is Dr. Squire J. Booker from The Pennsylvania State University and he will present a talk entitled "Taking a Hit for the Team: Self-Sacrifice as an Enzymatic Strategy in the Biosynthesis of Lipoic Acid." Get Details.


  • 4 April 2007 - [at King's College] The meeting will consist of a reception and dinner followed by a presentation by our invited guest. Dr. J. Martin Bollinger, Jr. from the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and Department of Chemistry The Pennsylvania State University will present a talk entitled "Oxygen activation by a mixed-valent diiron cluster and C-H cleavage by an iron-superoxide intermediate in the glycol cleavage reaction catalyzed by myo-inositol oxygenase." Get Details.


  • 9 May 2007 - [Annual Awards Banquet at Bloomsburg University] The meeting will consist of a presentation of awards, the banquet, and a presentation by a guest speaker, Dr. Jim O'Brien from Southwest Missouri State University. He will present a talk entitled "Famous Mad Hatters."Get Details and the banquet's program.



Our Academic Partners

Bloomsburg University Bucknell University King's College Lycoming College Marywood University Misericordia University Penn State Hazleton Penn State Wilkes-Barre Susquehanna University University of Scranton Wilkes University

About

The Susquehanna Valley Section of the American Chemical Society began in 1958 and serves eight counties in PA:

Lycoming
Union
Snyder
Northumberland
Montour
Columbia
Luzerne
Lacawanna
 
The section provides services for the chemistry professionals, undergraduate chemistry students, and high school students of the area.

Contact

If you need more information or would like to submit information, E-mail our Local Section Webmaster at ronaldsupkowski@kings.edu or the National ACS Webmaster.

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