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ChemCrown 2010-11

Activity by Rajeev Singh   |   added on Jun 18, 2010   |   India Official_iyc_logo

Sponsor(s): Career Endavour Institute, WORLDS OF WONDER AMUSEMENT PARK, NOIDA

Annual Chemical Society Festival, From quizzes, extempore to chemical fashion show to hands-on activities

The Chemical Society of ARSD College, University of Delhi will be organizing their Annual Festival ChemCrown 2010-11 on 15-16 November 2010. The Chemistry Society event is for undergraduate students and post-graduate students and is totally based on some theme of chemistry every year. From quizzes, extempore to chemical fashion show to hands-on activities, the ARSD Chemical Society Festival has something for everyone. Expect to take part in heated debates where you can dissect and discuss the latest scientific research and show of your talent as a futuristic chemist in the Chemical fashion show team event.

The theme for 2010-11 is “Chemistry: Our life, Our future”. The festival will start with an inaugural lecture by a Professor of Repute (Not yet finalized). The event will be as follows:

Day 1: 31 January 2010

  • Inaugral Lecture: Professor Rita Kakkar, Department of Chemistry, University of Delhi
  • ChemMasters: The Chemistry Quiz
  • Poster making Topic: Futuristic Chemistry
  • Extempore speech (Bilingual)

 Day 2: 01 February 2010

  • Perfect Presenter: PowerPoint Presentation,                                                                                    Topic: Imaginative Sciences: Explore your Imagination.
  • Rangiley Chemicals: Rangoli Competition
  • ChemWalkers: Presenting Chemistry in style: Short skit competition
  • Dare-2-hunt: Treasure hunt
  • Presentation ceremony

 Every year the festival immensely helps in spreading the message of chemistry and attracts lot of talented students towards chemistry and inspires them to take on chemistry at research level. Join in on the treasure hunt; watch the apparatus tumbling out of the curtains in fashion show or show of your IQ in ChemMasters. The Chemical society festival “ChemCrown 2009” was a great success with nearly 200 participants from various colleges of Delhi University and other universities like Jamia Milia Islamia, JNU, Amity University.

For more information email us at

Further information: Dr. Rajeev Singh, Department of Chemistry, ARSD College, University of Delhi, Dhaula Kuan, New Delhi, India – 110 021.


Topic: hands-on activities, chemistry, competition, celebrating chemistry, science fair, seminars Audience: tertiary education, students, universities, post graduate students, teachers, professors


Abdul Hamid Mir | Dec 11, 2010 07:32AM

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Jan 31, 2011 ChemCrown Day 1
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