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The 68th Remsen Lecture
Mechanistic Studies in Small-Molecule Selective Catalysis
~ Dr. Eric N. Jacobsen ~
The Sheldon Emery Professor of Chemistry, Harvard University
Tuesday, May 28th, 6:00-9:00 pm
Johns Hopkins University at Homewood, Remsen Hall 101
Light Refreshments, Remsen Hall 140
Lecture: Dr. Eric N. Jacobsen, Remsen Hall 101
Reception, Remsen Hall 140
RSVP (by May 24th)
Directions to JHU Homewood (3400 N. Charles St, Baltimore, MD 21218):
From the Jones Falls Expressway (I-83) southbound: Take the 28th Street exit and go left on 28th Street. From the Jones Falls Expressway (I-83) northbound: Take the 28th Street exit.
Next: Turn left on North Howard Street. One block past 29th Street, turn left at the traffic light (just before the Baltimore Museum of Art) onto Wyman Park Drive. Continue past both the entrance to and the exit from the semicircular driveway in front of the Mason Hall visitors center. Just after the exit from the driveway, turn right into the South Garage. Visitor parking is in the upper level of the underground garage. Walk up one flight to the Decker Quadrangle to find either the visitor center or your destination on campus.
For a campus map, visit the JHU website: http://webapps.jhu.edu/jhuniverse/information_about_hopkins/campuses/homewood_campus/
50 and 60 Year Member Luncheon
Guest Speaker: Terry Drayman-Weisser, Conservator, Walters Art Gallery
When: Friday, May 24th, 11:30am-1:30pm
Where: Double Tree by Hilton
1726 Reisterstown Road, Pikesville, MD, 21208
Price: $20 (excluding honorees and their guest)
RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org (by May 17th)
Please join us for a special luncheon to honor the new 50 and 60 Year Members of the ACS Maryland Section. The event includes a history of the Maryland Section presented by Dr. Ernest Silversmith. Additionally, Terry Drayman-Weisser, a conservator with a strong background in metallurgy, will talk about her career and her recent work training conservators in Iraq, for which she received the ICOM-US Service Award.
For more information, contact Alvin Bober at email@example.com