International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Performing Science 2011 Selma Yilmaz   |   added on Feb 21, 2011    |    Germany The Center for Media and Interactivity (ZMI) at Justus Liebig University (JLU) Giessen offers the Giessen Prize for scholarly presentation & lecture performance for the second time in 2011, which is the Year of Chemistry: Performing Science honors innovative forms of knowledge presentation.
Topic: competition Audience: students, professors, professional chemists, general public, research scientists, universities, post graduate students, women chemists

Launch of popularization activities for IYC2011 in China Can Zhang   |   added on Feb 18, 2011    |    China On Feb. 19, Chinese Chemical Society has a launch ceremony at China Science and Technology Museum, Beijing.
Topic: chemistry education, competition, celebrating chemistry Audience: students, high schools, secondary schools students

Symposium: “Globalizing Education: Graduate School Opportunities in North America & Europe” Jens Breffke   |   added on Feb 18, 2011    |    United States Chemistry Graduate School programs in different countries will be presented by national representatives as well as personal experience stories and representatives from chemical industries will talk about the importance of international experiences. Symposium at the 241st ACS National Meeting & Exposition in Anaheim, CA, USA.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, conferences, educational materials, competition, references Audience: students, professors, educators, universities, research scientists, post graduate students, teachers, women chemists, educational institutions

The IYC Ceremony in Sudan Mohamed Osman   |   added on Feb 17, 2011    |    Sudan IYC would held in University of Khartoum,Faculty of Science Department of Chemistry,the Ceremony would include all the IYC interests like workshop in chemistry for the Public besides Chemistry Fair and Seminars in simulation and Modern techniques in Chemistry,and some public figures talking about women role in Science.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, conferences, seminars, sustainable and green chemistry, competition, analytical chemistry, science fair, art, biotechnology, industrial trade fair Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, general public, school children, secondary schools students

Third Colombian Chemistry Olympiad Grupo MEQ   |   added on Feb 12, 2011    |    Colombia We want to prepare and execute the third Chemistry Olympiad in order to create a space for young people interested in chemistry, offering them the opportunity to measure and compare their knowledge on this science.
Topic: chemistry education, competition Audience: secondary school students