ACerS In Focus

ACerS announces NEW mentor program

By Yolanda Natividad / November 14, 2022

The ACerS Education and Professional Development Council (EPDC) created the EPDC Mentor Program Subcommittee in 2021 to manage and create new mentor programs based upon the framework of the PCSA’s…

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ACerS Student Tour to Almatis

By Yolanda Natividad / August 8, 2022

Students will have the opportunity to tour Almatis in Leetsdale, Pennsylvania, USA on Wednesday, October 12, 2022 during MS&T22. The ACerS Student Tour at Almatis is open to all MS&T22…

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ACerS Professional Skills and Personal Development Webinar Series: “Mentorship for Young Scientists: Developing Scientific Survival Skills”

By Yolanda Natividad / July 12, 2022

Mentorship for Young Scientists: Developing Scientific Survival Skills Wednesday, July 20, 2022, at 9 am (Eastern US time) ACerS Young Professionals Network (YPN) is hosting the August webinar, Mentorship for…

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ACerS Professional Skills and Personal Development Webinar Series: “How to have outrageously good ideas”

By Yolanda Natividad / July 12, 2022

How to have outrageously good ideas Wednesday, August 3, 2022, at 2 pm (Eastern US time) ACerS Young Professionals Network (YPN) is hosting the August webinar, How to have outrageously…

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6th Annual PCSA Creativity Competition

By Yolanda Natividad / June 28, 2022

Submissions are now being accepted for the 6th Annual PCSA Creativity Competition! Combining both science and art into any one individual’s skill set is important because it can help nurture…

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GOMD announces glorious glass demo competition and poster awardees

By Yolanda Natividad / June 28, 2022

During the GOMD22 Meeting held in Baltimore, Md. in May, the Glass & Optical Materials Division presented several student awards. Congratulations to the following awardees! Glorious Glass Demo Competition First…

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2022 W.A. Weyl International Glass Science Award

By Erica Zimmerman / June 23, 2022

The W.A. Weyl International Glass Science Award was established in 1976 by Pennsylvania State University in collaboration with the ICG in memory of Prof. W.A. Weyl. It is awarded once…

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ACerS Professional Skills and Personal Development Webinar Series: “Opportunity in Chaos”

By Yolanda Natividad / May 6, 2022

Opportunity in Chaos Tuesday, May 24, 2022, at 2 pm (Eastern US time) ACerS President’s Council of Student Advisors (PCSA) is hosting the May webinar, Opportunity in Chaos in the ACerS…

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ACerS Professional Skills and Personal Development Webinar Series: “Career Development & What Motivates You”

By Yolanda Natividad / May 5, 2022

Career Development & What Motivates You Monday, June 13, 2022, at 12 pm (Eastern US time) ACerS Young Professionals Network (YPN) is hosting the June webinar, Career Development & What…

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2022 PCSA Lab Blooper Competition

By Yolanda Natividad / March 30, 2022

Do you have a funny lab story to tell? Messy lab, broken specimens or unexpected results are everyday events in the life of a researcher. In the PCSA Lab Blooper…

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