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2019 Call for Award Nominations

By Erica Zimmerman / September 4, 2018

Nominations for Society awards that will be presented at the annual awards banquet in October 2019 are now open. Additional information on each award, plus many Division and Class awards, is available at ceramics.org/awards. Nomination deadline for all awards is January 15, 2019 unless otherwise noted. (Note that the 2019 Fellows deadline was August 30, 2018).…

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2018 Society award winners announced

By Erica Zimmerman / June 1, 2018

Congratulations to the 2018 Award Winners! The bios and photos of the 2018 award recipients are posted on the awards page and the awardees will be featured in the September 2018 issue of the Bulletin. The awards will be presented October 15 at the ACerS Honors and Awards Banquet at MS&T 2018 in Columbus, Ohio USA.  

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Germany Chapter

By Belinda Raines / May 21, 2018

The Germany Chapter of The American Ceramic Society serves ACerS members in or near the cities of Cologne, Bonn, Aachen, Dusseldorf, and Dortmund for the purpose of promoting the arts and sciences connected with ceramics and glass science and engineering.  Events such as workshops, industrial showcases, and seminars are planned to enhance and facilitate the…

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Student YouTube Research Video Contest

By Erica Zimmerman / April 24, 2018

We are pleased to continue the YouTube Research Video Contest to engage young members and build excitement for the upcoming annual meeting!  We hope you will consider submitting a YouTube Video promoting your poster or presentation to our student competition. These videos are to be posted by June 1, 2018 on your personal YouTube accounts and postings should be made…

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Refractories scholarship opportunity for students 2018-2019

By Yolanda Natividad / March 5, 2018

The Refractories Institute (TRI) will once again award a limited number of scholarships based on academic merit and the applicant’s demonstrated experience and interest in the field of refractories. The scholarships will be awarded in the form of one time grants of $5,000 each and are available to an undergraduate or advanced degree in ceramic…

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ACerS Short Courses at Ceramics Expo 2018

By Andrea Ross / February 14, 2018

Get more in-depth training on ACerS-led, ceramics-based topics at CEX 2018.

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2018 Congressional Visits Day

By Erica Zimmerman / January 5, 2018

Let your voice be heard on April 17 – 18, 2018, in Washington, D.C. Congressional Visits Day (CVD) gives U.S.-based Material Advantage Student Members an exciting opportunity to visit with legislators and congressional staff. The goal of the event is to educate Congress about the importance of research in materials science, engineering, and manufacturing and…

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St. Louis Section/RCD 54th Annual Symposium on Refractories

By Erica Zimmerman / November 28, 2017

  St. Louis Section/RCD 54th Annual Symposium of Refractories:  March 20 – 22, 2018 The St. Louis Section and the Refractory Ceramics Division of The American Ceramic Society will sponsor the 54th Annual Symposium on Refractories on the theme “Refractories for the Cement, Glass, and Minerals Manufacturing Industry” on March 21-22, 2018.  A kickoff event…

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Spotlight on San Diego

By Marilyn Stoltz / October 26, 2017

Local companies exhibiting during the welcome reception and poster session: AEM, Inc. AEM, Inc. is a high reliability component solutions provider that continues to set the standard for quality, value and performance. AEM provides manufactured solutions and services to aerospace, defense and other “Hi-Rel” industries that require the highest quality level for circuit protection, EMI…

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The Value Builder

By Deidre Haignere / September 5, 2017

Thursday, October 19, 2017, at 11 am (Eastern US Time) Webinar Description   ACerS Corporate Partners and Manufacturing Division Members are invited to participate in a free webinar where we will we will discuss strategies to increase the value of your business.  Perhaps you are getting ready to sell your business, or transition to a…

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