ASM Akron Meeting Notice

Annual Student Night and
Member Recognition Night

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Reservations Requested by: Monday April 21, 2014 by 4:00 p.m.
Walk-ins are welcome. Reservations not canceled 2 days prior to meeting will be invoiced as we must pay for meals reserved..

Contact for Reservations: Marion Gordon 330-325-1909

Technical Chair: Wayne Niehoff, Babcock & Wilcox Co., Euclid, Ohio

Topic: "The Wright Brothers"

Speakers: NASA Glenn Research Center, Aeronautical Engineer, and Roger Storm, NASA Glenn Research Center, Director of the Digital Learning Network (DLN)

Presentation on the Wright Bros. by Tom Benson, aeronautical engineer in the Turbomachinery and Propulsion Systems Division at the NASA Glenn Research Center and Roger Storm who is the director of the Digital Learning Network (DLN) at NASA Glenn.

They will explain and demonstrate many of the technical aspects of their invention by using models and actual photographs of the experiments. The unique flight control system will be discussed in some detail, along with the propulsion system, and supporting wind tunnel experiments.

Student Affairs Sponsors to Date: McAfee Tool & Die Co.

The ASM Akron scholarship awardees from the Western Reserve Science Day held March 15, 2014 have been invited to attend and share their Science Projects at the April 23 meeting. Elections for incoming 2014-2015 Officers will be take place at this meeting Contact Dave Houser 330-860-1788

Location:New Era Cafe,
10 Massillon Rd. Akron, OH 44312
Time: Networking: 5:30 / Dinner: 6:30 p.m. / Presentation: 7:30
Cost:$20.00 members & spouses / $22.00 guests / $15.00 retirees / $5.00 Students
Buffet: Chicken Paprikas. Swiss Steak, Potatoes, Vegetables, Salad, Rolls, Coffee or Soda, Dessert.
Vegetarians: Request "vegetarian" with your reservation.

Next Meeting: TOUR of the Thirsty Dog Brewing Company., Akron OH Wednesday, May 21, 2014.

There will be a tasting of their beers and facility tour followed by a light Deli dinner. If you are not a beer drinker or under age, root beer is available. Bring your spouse, guest, children & grandchildren for this activity!
Adults $15 Children $6.00
Contact Dave Houser 330-860-1788

ASM Akron Teachers Camp July 21-25, 2014. High school general science, chemistry, physics, math and technology teachers; middle school science teachers. Attend a one-week professional development course this summer - at no cost to you! Contact: Dr.Bob Shemenski, FASM, Akron Chapter Education Chair 330-705-2563.

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In Appreciation We Thank our Sponsors