Member Meeting 9-4-18

Research Opportunity
Julie Donnelly is looking for undergraduates to assist her with chemistry education research.  No experience in physical chemistry is required, although applicants should be familiar with the UCF chemistry department and should be free for a full academic year.  To apply, email

NOBCChE Conference STEM Festival
Volunteers are needed for the NOBCChE Conference STEM Festival on Tuesday, September 18 from 9:00am-12:00pm.  We will be hosting a hands on activity for high schoolers, with free time afterwards to explore the expo.

Member Dues
Membership dues are $15 for one semester, or $25 for both fall and spring.  Dues will be due on September 25th, and you must pay dues to be eligible to go to the ACS National Conference in the spring.  You can pay via cash or card, and can pay during meetings.
Email or talk to Marie if you have questions/concerns.

If you are not already a member of National ACS, and you want to become one, contact for a sign-up link. When you sign up, you’ll get:
- An element anniversary mugs after every year of membership! 
- The ability to add “National ACS Member” to your resume
- Access to ACS publications
- You’re automatically qualified to go to the National Conference in Orlando!
- A cool periodic table blanket

Raspberry Pi Jam
Hosted by the Society of Physics Students on October 15th, 2018, from 10 AM- 5 PM
Learn, Python, Mathematica, and circuit design, and attend project presentations
Volunteers Needed, Any experience level welcome
Come for one workshop or stay all day!

Special Guest Lecture
Justice and Big Data Ethics
Dr. Kayte Spector-Bagdady
September 11th, 2018
4:00 PM UCF Global 101
Volunteers Needed

Upcoming Events
Clean the World - September 29th
Water Treatment Tour - October 20th
Boing! Social - September 11th

Chair Positions
Review Sessions Chair: Helps ACS fundraise, Helps students prepare for final exams and recruits tutors to help lead sessions
STEM Day Chair: Coordinates ACS volunteers and materials for slime and dry ice bubbles
Bonding with Bithlo Chair: Interacts with elementary, middle, and high schoolers and creates fun and entertaining activities
University High School Chair: Tutors high schoolers and aids students with passing their classes and understanding the material
Marketing Chair: Tabling, advertising to classes, makes flyers, posters, etc, and helping to brainstorm fundraising ideas
To apply for any of these chair positions, fill out this form