Society News

July/August 2018
COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS

Emily Moore graduated from Queen’s University’s engineering chemistry program, then won a Rhodes Scholarship and subsequently completed her doctorate in physical chemistry at the University of Oxford. She worked for Xerox Canada and is currently Managing Director...

July/August 2018
EDUCATION

For Trudy Lionel, who recently retired after a successful and satisfying career in the chemical sciences, the most promising way to augment that experience has been the prospect of helping others start their own career in the field.

June ACCN

The 43rd Annual Science Atlantic/Chemical Institute of Canada (CIC) Student Chemistry Conference — more commonly known as ChemCon 2018 — was held at Saint Mary’s University in Halifax, NS on June 7-9, 2018. This annual conference provides an opportunity...

June ACCN

To coincide with the 101st Canadian Chemistry Conference & Exhibition, the University of Alberta Women in Chemistry (UAWIC) hosted the 2018 Leaders Overcoming Gender Inequality in Chemistry (LOGIC) retreat on May 26 & 27, 2018.

June ACCN
CSC CONFERENCE

The 101st Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exhibition (CSC 2018), welcomed over 2200 delegates from 38 countries who participated in 92 technical sessions including 15 sessions addressing inclusion, diversity and equity...

June ACCN

At a ceremony in Ottawa on March 29, the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities, revealed the list of 24 Canada 150 Research Chairs selected through a program...

June ACCN

The Ingenium Foundation is pleased to announce the winners of the 2018 STEAM Horizon Awards. The outstanding students received their awards at the Canada Science and Technology Museum on May 15, 2018.

June ACCN

The 2018-2019 Board of Directors for the Chemical Institute of Canada (CIC) and the Canadian Society for Chemistry (CSC) were elected and announced at their respective Annual General Meetings on May 30, 2018 in Edmonton. Thank you to the outgoing individuals for...

June ACCN
CSC CONFERENCE

This year’s CSC conference featured a new format for the President’s Event. Outgoing president Kim Baines, FCIC, took up the challenge of how to make inclusion, diversity, and equity a priority for everyone...

May 2018

The Green Chemistry Initiative (GCI) at the University of Toronto hosted their 6th annual symposium, emphasizing the need to bring chemists and engineers together...