American Chemical Society - Savannah River Section
Living Periodic Table
May 4, 2018
Ashlee Swindle (ACS-SR Chair)
The ACS-SR recognized YCC Co-Chair, Thanh-Tam Truong, for receiving the American Chemical Society 2018 Local Section Outreach Volunteer of the Year award for Savannah River.
Dr. Truong has demonstrated superb and exemplary efforts from which the Central Savannah River A...
March 22, 2018
YCC (Tam and Kaitlin)
March 22, 2018, the Girls Scouts of Historic Georgia in Augusta, GA earned thir STEM badge with help from the.
A theft victim asked the Girl Scouts to identify the burglar out of three suspects using evidence from the scene of the crime.
The girls were given envelops wit...
March 16, 2018
Tam Truong (YCC Co-Chair)
The ACS-SR YCC hosted its annual spring social at Aiken 2 Escape in Aiken, SC.
It was an opportunity for YCC members and volunteers to meet and discuss YCC’s goals, plans, and agenda for 2018.
YCC also announced that the top three most active student members in 2018 will...
March 11, 2018
YCC celebrated the Oscars by hosting “Chemistry at the Movies” at the Aiken County Public Library.
Volunteers guided children ages 7-11 through experiments on the chemistry of special effects, including creating fog from dry ice, fake snow from the super absorbent sodiu...
January 29, 2018
YCC (Tam & Kaitlin)
YCC set up 5 hands on experiment stations to compliment exhibits at the Augusta Museum History to teach local children the science behind carbon dating, transportation, and sports.
Kids were given a bone to “carbon date” and were guided through radioactive decay and ma...
January 12, 2018
Chukker Creek Elementary School Chemistry Demos
YCC held a highly interactive and educational event at Questzone, the after-school program at Chukker Creek Elementary School in Aiken, SC.
Starting with a "magic show" packed with demonstrations, followed by hands on exper...