Part II - Annual Narrative Report

    
 

A. Activities

Please describe and rank up to ten of your section's activities during 2001. Provide (a) the title of the activity, (b) a one paragraph description of the activity, and (c) an indication of which ACS Strategic Thrusts. Please refer to the end og this section for a listing of the ACS Strategic Thrusts or see Part I, questions 3-12. If you wish to provide details beyond these paragraphs, please do so in Appendix 1.
 

Activity #1

a) Title:
b) Description
(please limit to
one paragraph):

c) Which Strategic Thrust Does this Activity Support? (Please refer to the List of Strategic Thrusts)
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
This activity was new in 2001
 

Activity #2

a) Title
b) Description
(Please limit
to one paragraph)

c) Which Strategic Thrust(s) does this activity support? Please refer to the list of Strategic Thrusts)
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
This activity was new in 2001
 

Activity #3

a) Title
b) Description
Please limit
to one paragraph

c) Which strategic thrust(s) does this activity support? (Please refer to the list of Strategic Thrusts)
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
This activity was new in 2001
 

Listing of Strategic Thrusts

Please refer to the numbers below when identfiying activities as they relate to the ACS Strategic Thrusts
1 Be the world's leading provider and deliverer of chemical information.
2 Provide programs and activities to facilitate the career development of chemical professionals
3 Provide programs to improve the scientific literacy of students and ensure quality education in the chemical sciences.
4 Increase participation of students and young chemists in the activities of the society.
5 Provide programs and activities to encourage participation and leadership in all aspects of the chemical sciences by women (W), underrepresented minorities (M), and persons with disabilities (D).
6 Expand services to members and prospective members working in industry.
7 Expand activities at the interdisciplinary boundaries of chemistry.
8 Encourage funding of research in science, technology, and engineering .
9 Encourage activities and programs applying scientific principles to environmental issues.
10 Provide programs and activities to improve the public's recognition and appreciation of the contributions of chemistry.
For more information on the strategic thrusts or the ACS Strategic Plan 2001-2003 please visit www.chemistry.org.