International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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"All Our Yesterdays" Sheehan Misko   |   added on Mar 10, 2011    |    United States All our Yesterdays: The pace of technological progress in clinical laboratory testing has been rapid and the lifetime of most analyzers is less than 10 years. To document and capture a special aspect of the history of clinical laboratory testing, Larry Kricka and Peter Wilding initiated this long-term project.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, networking, educational materials, science fair, publications, website, sustainable and green chemistry, workshops, references, demonstrations, competition, analytical chemistry, biotechnology, art, industrial trade fair Audience: universities, professional chemists, professors, general public, educators, research scientists, industrial chemists, post graduate students, teachers, women chemists, educational institutions, decision makers, tertiary education, secondary school students, high schools, school children, secondary schools, secondary schools students

A Day in the Life of a Clinical Chemist Laboratory Sheehan Misko   |   added on Mar 10, 2011    |    United States Peter Wilding, now an emeritus Professor at the University of Pennsylvania, was an assistant professor at the University of Southern California and a young clinical chemist at the Los Angeles County Hospital. This film demonstrates the remarkable journey of our profession and the astonishing advances make in almost a century.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, educational materials, hands-on activities, sustainable and green chemistry, workshops, demonstrations, analytical chemistry, publications, website, biotechnology, references Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, general public, educators, research scientists, universities, teachers, post graduate students, women chemists, educational institutions, decision makers, industrial chemists, secondary school students, high schools

Sustainable Development Sheehan Misko   |   added on Mar 10, 2011    |    United States "Sustainable Development" is a poem by Roald Hoffmann, written in his sixth language, English. Roald Hoffmann is a poet, philosopher, playwright, and chemist. She shared the 1981 Nobel Prize in chemistry with Kenichi Fukui.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, educational materials, publications, art Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, general public, educators, research scientists, industrial chemists, universities, teachers, post graduate students, women chemists, educational institutions, decision makers, tertiary education, secondary school students, school children, secondary schools students

"Innovation in Companies, Education and Society" - Inaugural Class (Aula Magna) Dulce Silva   |   added on Mar 09, 2011    |    Brazil Celebration for the 50th. Anniversary of Institute of Chemistry at Sao Paulo State University as part of the IYC activities in Brazil.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, educational materials Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, educators, universities, teachers, post graduate students, educational institutions

"Petru Poni" Chemistry Competition Tamara Slatineanu   |   added on Mar 09, 2011    |    Romania The secondary and high school students are invited to submit and participate for a local chemistry competition which will take place on 19th March 2011 at "Gh.Asachi" Technical College from Iasi, Romania.This year the traditional contest will be held under the IYC logo promoting the related goals.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, competition, educational materials, chemistry education, sustainable and green chemistry Audience: teachers, educational institutions, secondary school students, high schools, school children, secondary schools