Yolanda Natividad

ACerS Professional Skills and Personal Development Webinar Series: “Career Path: Dr. Valerie Wiesner”

By Yolanda Natividad / April 13, 2021

Career Path: Dr. Valerie Wiesner Tuesday, May 4, 2021, at 11 am (Eastern US time) ACerS President’s Council of Student Advisors (PCSA) is hosting the June webinar, Career Path: Dr. Valerie Wiesner in the ACerS Professional Skills and Personal Development Webinar Series. Dr. Valerie Wiesner will share her path that has led to a career in…

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Student opportunities available at MS&T21

By Yolanda Natividad / April 7, 2021

There are many opportunities available at this year’s MS&T. Make sure to sign up for the following student contests: Undergraduate student poster contest Undergraduate student speaking contest Graduate student poster contest Ceramic mug drop contest Ceramic disc golf contest Humanitarian pitch competition …and MORE! For more information on any of the contests or student activities…

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ACerS PCSA #MaterialsLife Challenge

By Yolanda Natividad / April 7, 2021

ACerS President’s Council of Student Advisors (PCSA) is kicking off the #MaterialsLife Challenge in April 2021. The aim is to celebrate the diverse experiences of life as a student, scientist, engineer, researcher, or all of the above. Each month, beginning in April, the PCSA will post a challenge prompt on their Instagram page. Follow @acerspcsa…

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2021 GEMS Award Call for Papers

By Yolanda Natividad / April 6, 2021

The Basic Science Division organizes the annual Graduate Excellence in Materials Science (GEMS) awards to recognize the outstanding achievements of graduate students in materials science and engineering. The award is open to all graduate students who are making an oral presentation in any symposium or session at the Materials Science & Technology (MS&T) meeting. Abstracts…

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ACerS Professional Skills and Personal Development Webinar Series: “Career Path: Prof. Jon Binner”

By Yolanda Natividad / March 15, 2021

Career Path: Prof. Jon Binner Thursday, June 10, 2021, at 11 am (Eastern US time) ACerS President’s Council of Student Advisors (PCSA) is hosting the June webinar, Career Path: Prof. Jon Binner in the ACerS Professional Skills and Personal Development Webinar Series. WEBINAR DESCRIPTION This webinar will describe the career path that Jon Binner has taken,…

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ACerS Associate Membership and Young Professionals Network

By Yolanda Natividad / February 5, 2021

The American Ceramic Society offers one year of Associate Membership at no charge for recent graduates who have completed their final degree. To receive the benefits of membership in the world’s premier membership organization for ceramics and glass professionals, visit the Associate Membership web page. Also, consider joining ACerS Young Professionals Network (YPN) once you…

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Apply today for the 2021–22 ACerS PCSA class

By Yolanda Natividad / February 5, 2021

The President’s Council of Student Advisors (PCSA) is the student-led committee of The American Ceramic Society composed of ceramic and glass focused students. The PCSA is looking for dedicated and motivated undergraduate and graduate students to get involved and to help advance ACerS into the future. Interested students should visit the PCSA web page to…

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ACerS Basic Science Division: 2020 GEMS Award Finalists

By Yolanda Natividad / January 28, 2021

Left to right: Pang, Hahn, Milisavljevic, and Porz ACerS Basic Science Division announces the GEMS Award Finalists for 2020. The division sponsors the Graduate Excellence in Materials Science (GEMS) awards as part of the annual MS&T conference and ACerS Annual Meeting events each year. Congratulations to the 2020 GEMS Award Finalists! Diamond Ranking: Edward Lee Pang, Massachusetts…

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Registration open for ACerS Winter Workshop 2021

By Yolanda Natividad / December 28, 2020

The 2021 ACerS Winter Workshop will be held virtually on Jan. 28–29, 2021. Registration is now open! Noted scientists will share progress and perspective in key areas of ceramics research, from additive manufacturing to ceramics for space applications. Attendees will participate in presentations and group discussions on the topics of diversity, inclusion, and research in…

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Career resources at your fingertips

By Yolanda Natividad / December 28, 2020

Looking for some guidance to help begin or advance your career? As part of the Career Resources site, accessible in the online Ceramic and Glass Career Center, you can connect with expert career coaches and resume writers who can answer your questions and help prepare you for your job search. The Career Resource Center also…

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