In other actions, the committee elected Joseph Heppert as vice chair and voted to recommend to the ACS Council that dues for 2015 be set at the fully escalated dues rate of $158, an increase of $4.00 versus the 2014 dues rate.That's a 2.5% increase, which is slightly higher than the 2.0% increase in inflation expected for 2014. I wonder if the Budget and Finance Committee is cognizant that their own society's Salary Survey indicates that median salaries were reported to be flat this last year?
Monday, August 4, 2014
I see the cost of pride in belonging to the ACS is likely going up
Also in this week's C&EN, a little tidbit in the ACS Dallas official reports (emphasis mine):