Meetings and Events

High School Chemistry Teacher’s Meeting

Occidental College
1600 Campus Road
Mosher Room 1
Los Angeles, CA 90041

Saturday, October 28, 2017
9:00 – 3:00

The Southern California Section is once again hosting the High School Chemistry Teacher’s Meeting at Occidental College on Saturday, October 28, 2017. Registration opens at 8:00 am and the program goes from from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. Lunch is included. There is free parking on campus on Saturday.

The cost for the day is $30 (nonrefundable). Pre-service teachers can attend for just $5. We now have an option to pay by Paypal. To register and pay by Paypal, please follow this link:

Please remember that your registration is not complete until you pay. You will receive a confirmation from Paypal.

If you don’t want to pay by Paypal, please email Nancy in the Section Office for a participation form.

We are still accepting abstracts for other possible presentations. Come and share your favorite demonstration, lab or lesson! Please send your abstracts to Michael A. Morgan (Program Chair) at

This event is sponsored by the Southern California Section of the American Chemical Society and the Occidental College Department of Chemistry.

If you have any questions about the program, please contact Michael A. Morgan at Any questions about registration, please contact Nancy Paradiso at

Below are our events so far this year. You can also see prior year’s events in the Archives and on the drop down menu. Click on the links to see what we’ve been up to!

  • Archives
  • 2017-09-16: 50/60/70/75 Year Member Luncheon at the Doheny Mansion
  • 2017-08-27: Hike of the LACCD Gold Creek Trail
  • 2017-06-04: Tour of the American Museum of Ceramic Art
  • 2017-05-24: Tolman Award Dinner Honoring Prof. Paul Weiss, UCLA
  • 2017-05-19: Educational Awards Banquet
  • 2017-04-30: UCLA Meteorite Gallery Tour
  • 2017-04-29: Undergraduate Research Conference at UCLA
  • 2017-04-20: CSUDH Earth Day Celebration
  • 2017-03-07: Brewery Tour of Firestone Walker Restaurant and Brewery
  • 2017-02-17: Tour of the Gem and Mineral Hall at the Natural History Museum
  • 2017-01-18: Chemical Rainbows and Liquid Crystal Souls: The Spirit of Alchemy at the Getty Center