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ACerS announces 2019 Distinguished Life Members

By Lisa McDonald / June 17, 2019

The American Ceramic Society will award three members the honor of the organization’s 2019 Distinguished Life Members: Winnie Wong-Ng, Minoru Tomozawa, and Dawn Bonnell.

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ACerS announces 2019 Class of Fellows

By Lisa McDonald / June 17, 2019

The American Ceramic Society will elevate 20 members to Fellow Status this year. The awards will be presented at the Society’s Annual Honor and Awards banquet at MS&T19 in Portland, Oregon.

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CGIF receives scholarship support from Allied Mineral

By Belinda Raines / June 5, 2019

Allied’s Doug Doza (left) presents the check to Marcus Fish of CGIF for the Ceramic Engineering Technology program at Central Ohio Technical College. Allied Mineral Products, headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, recently became the first corporate donor to support scholarships for the new two-year Ceramic Engineering Technology program under development at Central Ohio Technical College (COTC)…

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CGIF supports materials science through donation to high school in need

By Belinda Raines / June 5, 2019

The Ceramic and Glass Industry Foundation (CGIF) recently made a generous donation to the Donors Choose organization to benefit the science department at Louisville High School in Louisville, Ohio. Pete Carpico, a chemistry teacher and science club advisor at Louisville High, made a project request to Donors Choose, an organization that connects the public with…

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Volunteer spotlight: Fred Stover

By Belinda Raines / June 4, 2019

ACerS is pleased to announce that Fred Stover has been selected for Volunteer Spotlight, a program through which we recognize a member who demonstrates outstanding service to The American Ceramic Society through volunteerism. Stover is an experienced salesman in refractories (kiln furniture), as well as ceramic and abrasive raw materials. As an entrepreneur, he started several…

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MS&T19 Registrations: Distinguished Life, Emeritus and Senior Members

By Erica Zimmerman / May 8, 2019

ACerS 121st Annual Meeting takes place September 29 – October 3, 2019 in Portland, Oregon during MS&T. Hear about the state of The Society, and help shape the future. Make your plans to attend today! MS&T affords you an opportunity like no other. You have the chance to hear the latest technical advances and cutting-edge…

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Volunteer spotlight: Eva Hemmer

By Belinda Raines / May 2, 2019

ACerS is pleased to announce that Eva Hemmer has been selected for the Volunteer Spotlight program through which we recognize a member who demonstrates outstanding service to The American Ceramic Society through volunteerism. Hemmer received her Ph.D. in materials science from Saarland University (Germany) in 2008, where she focused on the synthesis of rare earth…

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2019 Society Awardees Announced

By Erica Zimmerman / April 15, 2019

The American Ceramic Society’s 2019 awardees have been selected. Click here to view the list of recipients. Awards will be presented at MS&T19 September 30 – October 3, 2019 in Portland, Ore., USA. Congratulations to the 2019 awardees!

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ACerS joins Societies Consortium on Sexual Harassment in STEMM as inaugural member

By Eileen De Guire / April 9, 2019

The American Ceramic Society has joined with over 80 leading academic and professional societies as an inaugural member of the Societies Consortium on Sexual Harassment in STEMM.

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Volunteer spotlight: Steve Jung

By Belinda Raines / April 2, 2019

ACerS is pleased to announce that Steve Jung has been selected for the Volunteer Spotlight program through which we recognize a member who demonstrates outstanding service to The American Ceramic Society through volunteerism. Jung earned his B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. from the Missouri University of Science and Technology while studying ceramic engineering. He has spent…

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