Meetings and Events

Save the Date!

Nano Western Regional Meeting
Co-hosted with SCALACS and CA Los Padres Section
Celebrating the National Chemistry Week Theme:
“Chemistry is Out of This World”

Saturday, October 27, 2018
California Institute of Technology

We will be accepting nominations for regional awards, including the Excellence in High School Teaching Award and the E. Ann Nally Award for Volunteer Service to the ACS.

Keep an eye on our website,, as we plan for this exciting event.


Call for Nominations
SCALACS 2018 Election

The Nominations, Elections and Awards Committee of the Southern California Section is soliciting nominations for the election of 2019 Section officers (Chair-Elect and Secretary), Members-at-Large of the Executive Committee, and Councilors.

If you wish to propose names (including your own) for consideration, send them to Nancy Paradiso in the Section Office at by June 1, 2018. We offer you a great opportunity to network with other chemists and promote chemistry.