Congratulations to our very own Tanque Verde High School chemistry teacher, Dr. Grazyna Zreda, recipient of the American Chemical Society (ACS) 2019 Outreach Volunteers of the Year award for the Southern Arizona Local Section!
Congratulations, Dr. Zreda! We are very fortunate to have you as a member of the TVUSD team! Thank you for all that you do to bring STEM opportunities to our students of all grade levels in the Tanque Verde Unified School District through your outreach activities.
From the American Chemical Society website:
"Grazyna Zreda is an integral member of the Southern Arizona section, and the committee chair for outreach activities. Dr. Zreda continually provides enthusiasm and immeasurable support to the local schools that participate in events ranging from National Chemistry Week, to poster contests, to Chemists Celebrate Earth Week. In addition to her outside support, Grazyna is a dedicated chemistry teacher at the high school level and imparts her enthusiasm and knowledge to the future scientists of America, daily. Her outstanding contributions to our local section and local community should not go unnoticed."
Each local section of the ACS can recognize one individual annually for demonstrating extraordinary outreach volunteer service within the section.
For more information about the American Chemical Society and their outreach for students and educators, please visit their website at: https://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/education.html