72nd Annual ISCC  


Intercollegiate Student Chemists' Convention


General Information and Invitation:


Saturday, April 19th, 2008 

Elizabethtown College, Elizabethtown, PA  17022-2298

        The department of chemistry and biochemistry and the Student Affiliates Chapter of the American Chemical Society at Elizabethtown College are pleased to host the 72nd Annual Intercollegiate Student Chemists' Convention on Saturday, April 19, 2008. 

Program Overview:  The conference provides an opportunity for undergraduates to present chemical research findings in the areas of analytical chemistry, biochemistry, inorganic chemistry, organic chemistry, and physical chemistry. 

Registration will begin at 8:00 a.m. in the Masters Center Atrium, and a judges' meeting will follow at 8:30.  Introductory remarks will begin at 8:45, and student presentations will begin promptly at 9:00.  (Willing and qualified judges, please contact schaeffercd@etown.edu with your area of expertise.)  A brief business meeting will be held after the final student presentation and prior to a noon luncheon.  A panel discussion will highlight the afternoon time slot.  The traditional presentation of awards to the top two students in each division will conclude this year's program by about 3:00 PM. 

Call for Abstracts:  Student researchers are invited to submit abstracts by 4:00 PM on March 27th.  Please consult the formatting guidelines prior to submission. 

Conference Registration:  All students and faculty attendees should pre-register for the conference at their earliest convenience but no later than 4:00 PM on Friday, April 4th.  The pre-registration fee is $25 per person.  Onsite registration will be $35 paid only by check (no cash or credit card).   

We hope to see you at the 72nd ISC Convention at Elizabethtown College!