Program Schedule 

Midwestern Association of Chemistry
Teachers in Liberal Arts Colleges
 
The 61st Annual MACTLAC Meeting
 
Frontiers in Chemistry
October 4-5, 2013
Westminster College
Fulton, MO
 
Meeting Program
 
Friday October 4

10:00 am - 5:00 pm  Registration 
10:00 am  - 12: 30 pm Executive Council Meeting 
1:15 am - 2:30 pm General Session I: Prof. Jerry Atwood
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm Refreshments, Vendors, Posters
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Discussion Groups – Session I
4:00 pm - 4:15 pm Coffee break
4:15 pm - 5:15 pm Discussion Groups – Session II
5:15 pm - 6:00 pm Sci-Mix with Posters and Vendors
6:00 pm - 7:15 pm Banquet Dinner (by reservation)
7:30 pm – 8:30 pm General Session II: Prof. James O’Brien



Saturday October 5

8:15 am - 8:45 am Breakfast
8:45 am - 9:45 am MACTLAC Business Meeting
9:45 am - 10:45 am General Session III: Prof. David Robertson
10:45 am - 11:00 am Refreshments
11: am – noon Discussion Groups - Session III
Noon- 1:30 pm Executive Council Meeting


Speakers:

Prof. James O’Brien: "Sherlock Holmes as Scientist"
Prof. Jerry Atwood: "Supramolecular Chemistry"
Prof. David Robertson: "When Electrons Aren't Enough: Applications of Radiochemistry"

Discussion Groups:

  • Meet the Speaker
  • General Chemistry
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Biochemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Physical Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Undergraduate Research
  • Flipping the Classroom
  • Liberal Arts Chemistry: Using “Chemistry in Context”
  • Ask Dr. Safety
  • Finding a Job at a Liberal Arts College (only if needed)


Contact: Bernie Hansert: bernie.hansert@westminster-mo.edu