International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Design a new, non-plastic bag and dispenser - Art Contest for Safe Planet in Honolulu, Hawaii Alexandria Katis   |   added on Feb 22, 2011    |    Czech Republic Art Contest for primary, secondary and university students in Hawaii to design a new, non-plastic bag and dispenser.
Topic: art, competition Audience: students, educators, universities, teachers, educational institutions, secondary schools students, high schools, school children

Impossible2possible - Expedition Bolivia - La Ruta de Sal Ewan Affleck   |   added on Feb 22, 2011    |    Canada In May 2011 impossible2possible (i2P) will mount an expedition the Salar de Uyuni, the largest salt flat in the world, high in the Bolivian Andes. In honor of the International Year of Chemistry, i2P will take the principles of chemistry out of the classroom and into the remarkable environment of the Salar.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, educational materials Audience: students, general public, educators, high schools, school children, secondary schools, secondary school students

Family Science Saturday Kayla Bober   |   added on Feb 22, 2011    |    United States Family Science Saturday is a community outreach event hosted at Ohio University in Athens, Ohio. It is a veritable expo of outreach, with demonstrations and hands-on activities designed to educate and amaze children and parents alike.
Topic: sustainable and green chemistry, demonstrations, celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, hands-on activities, educational materials Audience: professors, school children, students, general public, educators, universities, high schools, secondary schools students

The Chemistry Calendar Per ThorĂ©n   |   added on Feb 21, 2011    |    Sweden We make 12 fun, educational and action-packed videos, one for each month of IYC 2011, to show how chemistry plays a role in our daily lives - and in our future!
Topic: chemistry education, research, celebrating chemistry, everyday life, educational materials Audience: tertiary education, teachers, educators, school children, high schools, secondary schools

Chemistry Day Amir Hussain   |   added on Feb 21, 2011    |    Saudi Arabia A chemistry day, show casing demonstrations and activities by students of the chemical and process engineering department of Jubail Industrial College.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, hands-on activities, workshops, demonstrations, science fair, analytical chemistry Audience: students, educators, general public, secondary school students, secondary schools, school children, high schools, secondary schools students