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2019 ACerS Webinar Series: Keys to Successful Project Leadership

By Yolanda Natividad / March 25, 2019

Keys to Successful Project Leadership Friday, April 19, 2019, at 11 am (EST) WEBINAR DESCRIPTION In this webinar we will explore and discuss Keys to Successful Project Leadership. It will focus on stakeholder analysis, project planning, managing expectations, focusing on delivery, asking for help and the future of team collaboration. Project leadership requires the use…

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The American Ceramic Society Establishes Pan American Ceramics Congress

By Faye Oney / March 14, 2019

The American Ceramic Society, along with three other materials organizations from South, Central, and North America, will create a new conference, the Pan American Ceramics Congress, to provide a forum for exchanging information on the current status and emerging trends of various technologies in the Americas.

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The American Ceramic Society and Korean Institute of Chemical Engineers Extend MCARE Partnership Through 2030

By Faye Oney / March 7, 2019

The American Ceramic Society and the Korean Institute of Chemical Engineers have signed a memorandum of understanding to co-organize the Materials Challenges in Alternative and Renewable Energy annual conference through 2030.

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Volunteer spotlight: Bill Long

By Belinda Raines / March 5, 2019

ACerS is pleased to announce the second recipient of our new Volunteer Spotlight program through which we recognize a member who demonstrates outstanding service to The American Ceramic Society through volunteerism. Bill Long is an active Emeritus member of ACerS. He was instrumental in the successful launch of ACerS Colorado Section and is a member…

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Nominations: 2020 James I. Mueller, Bridge Building and Global Young Investigator Awards

By Erica Zimmerman / March 4, 2019

The Engineering Ceramics Division invites nominations for the 2020 James I. Mueller, Bridge Building and Global Young Investigator awards. The deadline for submitting nominations for all three awards is July 1, 2019. The James I. Mueller Lecture recognizes the enormous contributions of James I. Mueller to the Engineering Ceramics Division and to the field of…

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COTC explores offering nation’s only two-year ceramic technology degree

By Eileen De Guire / February 21, 2019

NEWARK, Ohio, Feb. 19, 2019–Central Ohio Technical College, the Edward Orton Jr. Ceramic Foundation, and The American Ceramic Society signed a memorandum of understanding to agree to work together to launch at COTC the only two-year Ceramic Engineering Technology degree program in the nation.

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ACerS 2019 Board of Directors

ACerS announces 2019 leadership slate

By Sue LaBute / February 8, 2019

ACerS is pleased to announce the 2019 slate for the president-elect and Board of Directors positions as proposed by the Nominating Committee.

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Volunteer Spotlight: Eugenio Zapata-Solvas

By Belinda Raines / February 8, 2019

Eugenio Zapata-Solvas is featured in this month’s Volunteer Spotlight. He has been instrumental in the growth of ACerS U.K. Chapter.

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Electronics Division names best student posters and presentations from EMA 2019

By Erica Zimmerman / February 4, 2019

The ACerS Electronics Division presented awards for exceptional student work during the January 2019 Conference on Electronic Materials and Applications in Orlando, Fla. Congratulations to these outstanding students: Poster competition First Place: Shuhei Nakayama; Sophia University Poster title: “Ferroelectric HfO2 thin films with abundant dopants” Second Place: Kevin Ferri; The Pennsylvania State University Poster title: “Investigating the Roles…

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Cooper, Henry, Hoffman awards: nominations due May 15

By Erica Zimmerman / February 1, 2019

While January 15th was the deadline for most award nominations to be submitted, there are three prestigious Society and Division awards that have a May 15, 2019 deadline.  Award eligibility for each can be found at ACerS Awards Page.   Glass & Optical Materials:  Alfred R. Cooper Scholars Award This award recognizes undergraduate students who…

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