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Bassam Z. Shakhashiri
2012 President of the American Chemical Society

2012 ACS Presidential Initiatives:

ACS Presidential Commission on Graduate Education
— in the Chemical Sciences —

Charge to the Commission
Commission Webpage

Summary Report
Full Report

Speaking to the President's Council of Advisors
on Science and Technology (PCAST)

PCAST transcript excerpt

— ACS Climate Science Initiative —

ACS Public Policy Statement on Climate Change
Climate Science Toolkit

About the Toolkit
Working Group
"Action on Climate Change"
C&E News, March 17, 2014
"Climate Change Conversations"

Science Magazine, April 5, 2013
"ACS Climate Science Toolkit: A New Resource for Members"
C&E News, December 3, 2012

— ACS Global Water Initiative —

Charge to the Working Group
"ACS Global Water Initiative: The Grand Challenge of Water"
C&E News, May 20, 2013

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