International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Lake-Sumter Community College Celebrates IYC 2011 Katie Roles   |   added on Mar 27, 2011    |    United States On April 5th, 2011, Lake-Sumter Community College South Lake Branch Chem. Depart. presents a celebration of IYC for its students, faculty, and staff. Participants will enjoy eight worlds of chemistry through hands on experiments, demonstrations, and food. All worlds show the importance of chemistry in everyday life.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, educational materials, hands-on activities, sustainable and green chemistry, demonstrations, website Audience: students, professors, educators, women chemists, educational institutions, tertiary education

Chemistry Made Simple for Public Appreciation and Attraction Sam Kauba   |   added on Mar 26, 2011    |    Papua New Guinea The way forward is a collaboration of research projects crafted by ingenious concepts with predefined targets and unifying themes in Chemistry. All of the activities to commemorate, International Year of Chemistry 2011, shall be simple to foster public appreciation in Papua New Guinea.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, networking, seminars, educational materials, workshops, hands-on activities, demonstrations, competition, science fair, website Audience: students, professional chemists, general public, professors, educators

Freaky Science Juliet Pierce   |   added on Mar 23, 2011    |    New Zealand Celebrate the International Year of Chemistry at the Otago Museum!
Topic: chemistry education, hands-on activities, demonstrations Audience: general public, educators, teachers, educational institutions, school children, high schools, secondary schools, secondary schools students

In French ... "La chimie : notre vie, notre avenir! " Denis Bussieres   |   added on Mar 23, 2011    |    Canada From March 24 to 26, come visit us and experience fun chemistry at the Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean Regional Final in Chicoutimi. Un kiosque d'information et de démonstration dans le cadre de l'Expo-Sciences Régionale du Saguenay-Lac-St-Jean à Saguenay du 24 au 26 mars 2011.
Topic: chemistry education, hands-on activities, demonstrations, chemistry Audience: students, general public, educators, teachers

Scope Academy 2011 Steven Townsend   |   added on Mar 23, 2011    |    United States 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.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, seminars, hands-on activities, workshops, posters Audience: students, professional chemists, general public, teachers, kids, high schools, professors, college students, universities