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Virtual Local Section

The Virtual Section functions much as any local section does, we hold monthly meetings to encourage the professional growth of chemical engineers, we provide opportunity for networking with meeting attendees, and we serve our local communities, states, country and world using our hands, heads and hearts. The virtual section isn't limited by geography so geographically isolated ChEs can be supported. But there are some differences that make us unique... Read more about us, join the VLS and follow us on LinkedInFacebook, & Twitter.

Upcoming Events

Student Co-op and Internship Presentation Competition

Thursday, September 27, 2018, 9:00pm-10:00pm EDT
Posted by Noah Meeks
Submit Abstract: 2018 Student Co-op and Internship Presentation Competition Did you enjoy your time as an intern or co-op, and work on a unique or exciting project? Then enter for a chance to share your experience, practice your presentation skills, and win great awards! Prizes: $500 1st place $250...Read more

Recent Events

Control of pathogens in low water activity foods

VLS December Meeting/Webinar
Thursday, December 7, 2017, 9:00pm-10:00pm EST
Posted by Experience Nduagu
Abstract: Low water activity foods are foods which are naturally low in moisture or where moisture has been purposefully reduced to a water activity less than 0.85. This broad category of foods has often been considered ‘safe’ as they cannot support the growth of pathogenic...Read more