Volume 85 Issue 28 | p. 43 | ACS Comments
Issue Date: July 9, 2007

Borders Are Increasingly Incidental To ACS Members

By Nina I. McClelland, Chair, ACS Committee on International Activities
Department: ACS News

THE AUGUST 1937 CHARTER of the American Chemical Society is a truly remarkable document. Did its authors foresee that chemistry would increasingly operate beyond national frontiers? Did they imagine that ACS members would promote all branches of chemistry through research and education in collaborative and borderless environments?

Although they might not have envisioned the ease of international air travel and the communications wonders of the Internet, I like to think that it was their deliberate . . .

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