Volume 12, Number 18
Friday, May 10, 1996
Next issue: May 17,1996. Chemformation is published by the Office of the Department Chairman. The deadline for the next issue is Tuesday, May 14 Please convey items of interest (or mailing list changes) to Linda Earle, Room 18-393, Department of Chemistry, MIT, Cambridge, MA 02139, 617/253-4080; 617/258-7500 (fax) or email to email@example.com Back issues of Chemformation can be accessed via the Chemistry Department Website.
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Vacancies on the Chemical Hygiene/Safety Committee
Graduate students interested in joining the Chemistry Department Chemical Hygiene and Safety Committee are invited to submit their names to Professor Rick Danheiser (18-297; firstname.lastname@example.org). Members of the Committee participate in inspections of department laboratories (approximately one inspection per month) and attend meetings (ca. 2 per year) to discuss and formulate Chemistry Department safety policy. No prior experience in safety- related matters is necessary.
Glass Blowing Services Update
Please be advised that the Chemistry Department is considering several options to maintain glass-blowing services following the retirement of Bob DiGiacomo. A complete plan will be announced in next week's Chemformation. Please be assured that all appropriate measures will be taken to maintain the best quality service and continuity during the transition period.
1997-98 Fulbright Scholars Program Invites Your Participation
The Fulbright Scholar Program offers grants for lecturing and research in more than 135 countries. Opportunities are available in all disciplines and applicants must be U.S. citizens (permanent residency is not sufficient) and hold a Ph.D. or appropriate degree in one's field or have equivalent professional experience and recognized standing. Deadline is August 1, 1996. Ann-Marie LeBlanc in the Dean's office has the material on file or you can write or call: USIA Fulbright Senior Scholar Program, Council for International Exchange of Scholars. 3007 Tilden Street, N.W. Suite 5M, Box GPOS, Washington, D.C. 20008-3009 or call (202)-686-7877 web address: http://www/cies.org/ or internet: email@example.com
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