International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Chemistry Model Exhibition Imdad Mohammadzai   |   added on Jan 26, 2011    |    Pakistan doing chemistry in the real world
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, hands-on activities, demonstrations, science fair Audience: students, professional chemists, educators, professors, general public, universities, teachers, research scientists, post graduate students, women chemists, educational institutions, high schools

Science Enrichment Program: Chemistry Chris Ciolli   |   added on Jan 25, 2011    |    United States The activity is a six week Science Enrichment Program for grades 3 - 8 cognitively-gifted students focusing each week on one of the following areas of chemistry: organic, analytical, inorganic, physical, biochemistry, and polymer/materials science.
Topic: chemistry, celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, educational materials, hands-on activities, demonstrations Audience: students, educators, teachers, school children

Tag der Chemie, Universität Zürich and ETH Zürich, Switzerland Irene Studer   |   added on Jan 24, 2011    |    Switzerland The University of Zurich and ETH Zurich organise jointly under the motto "Cultural achievements of chemistry" a day with open doors.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, demonstrations, science fair Audience: all

IYC in Russia Petr Fedotov   |   added on Jan 21, 2011    |    Russian Federation More that 50 specials events are envisaged within the scope of IYC2011 in Russia
Topic: celebrating chemistry, conferences, chemistry education, seminars, educational materials, hands-on activities, sustainable and green chemistry, demonstrations, competition, publications, website, workshops Audience: professional chemists, students, professors, general public, industrial chemists, universities, post graduate students, research scientists, women chemists, decision makers, educational institutions, secondary schools

Focus on Tap Water Cynthia Van ginkel   |   added on Jan 20, 2011    |    Canada Find out fast facts about water purification and treatment in Metro Vancouver as well as bottled water vs. tap water. Take part in a Global Experiment "pH of the planet" using portable pH testing equipment. Get your home tap water tested for lead.
Topic: chemistry education, hands-on activities, sustainable and green chemistry, demonstrations, analytical chemistry Audience: students