International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Chemistry and Industry - programme of activities the 1st quarter of IYC2011 in Syria Yamen AlSalka   |   added on Feb 09, 2011    |    Syrian Arab Republic Programme of activities and events in the first quarter of the International year of Chemistry in Syria (entitled Chemistry and Industry)
Topic: seminars, chemistry, workshops, chemistry education, hands-on activities, competition, industrial trade fair Audience: students, professional chemists, general public, industrial chemists, universities, post graduate students, women chemists, educational institutions, professors, teachers, tertiary education, secondary school students, secondary schools, high schools

Chemistry behind miracles Manasij Pal chowdhury   |   added on Feb 06, 2011    |    India A science show to students, which will show the truth behind many so-called miracles performed by so-calle saints.
Topic: demonstrations, hands-on activities Audience: students, high schools, secondary schools students

Year Long Activities Promoting Chemistry Christine Dimirjian   |   added on Feb 05, 2011    |    United States Our chapter (Beta Gamma, UCLA) of the National Co-Ed Chemistry Fraternity, Alpha Chi Sigma, has been involved with numerous activities promoting chemistry in the past years, and will continue this year as well. Our events for this year include community outreach, research lecture series and Undergraduate Research Poster Day.
Topic: hands-on activities, demonstrations Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, general public, universities, school children, tertiary education

Participation in Science in Action Exhibition to Celebrate IYC 2011 Suryanarayana Rao   |   added on Feb 05, 2011    |    India Sishu Griha students participated in Science in Action- An exhibition organised by Bangalore Association for Science Education at Jawaharlal Nehru Planetarium, Bangalore.Demonstrations-Identification of Blood Stains, Chemi luminescence, Lechatelier Principle and Dry Cleaning Process .Science club members visited the exhibition
Topic: hands-on activities, demonstrations, celebrating chemistry Audience: students, industrial chemists, graduate students, teachers, educational institutions, school children

Student Outreach Event Joyce Kilgore   |   added on Feb 04, 2011    |    United States As a part of the joint 15th Annual Green Chemistry & Engineering Conference/5th International Conference on Green and Sustainable Chemstry, an outreach event will be conducted for metro Washington, DC 4th -7th grade students. They will learn about basic green chemistry and engineering concepts by conducting live experiments.
Topic: chemistry education, hands-on activities Audience: school children, secondary schools students