International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Scope Academy 2011

Activity by Steven Townsend   |   added on Mar 23, 2011   |   United States Official_iyc_logo

Sponsor(s): NCSU Physical and Mathematical Sciences Foundation, Harrelson Fund

Scope Academy invites fans of chemistry and all the physical and mathematical sciences to explore today's exciting frontiers in our disciplines. FREE keynote address by Dr. Barbara Imperiali, professor of chemistry and biology at MIT and member of the National Academy of Sciences.


Web registration is now open for the NC State University College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences' annual Scope Academy celebration. We hope that all science fans will join us Saturday, April 9, as we celebrate the latest breakthroughs in our disciplines.


Highlights of Scope Academy 2011 include:


-Special brunch for alumni, friends and faculty of the Department of Chemistry in honor of the International Year of Chemistry:


-Entertaining and informative "Scope Seminars" led by PAMS' own world-class faculty (this year's seminars include two "kid-friendly" offerings: Countertop Chemistry and Patterns in Nature)


-Scope/Harrelson Lecture by Dr. Barbara Imperiali, professor of chemistry and biology at MIT and a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, Royal Society of Chemistry and National Academy of Sciences


Please register today at or contact the PAMS Office of College Advancement at or 919-515-3462 for more information.

Topic: celebrating chemistry, seminars, hands-on activities, workshops, posters Audience: students, professional chemists, general public, teachers, kids, high schools, professors, college students, universities
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