International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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We love Chemistry! Aylin Kirişçi   |   added on Mar 15, 2011    |    Turkey We want to show everybody that "chemistry" is a joy. We will make everybody in our school and district aware of the strength that chemistry has by presenting enjoyable experiments and workshops. We'll create a school board with the documents we've prepared. Besides, we'll share every activities on our school web site.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, networking, workshops, demonstrations Audience: students, general public, educators, teachers, educational institutions, school children

7th Annual Plastic Magic Show Thomas Twardowski   |   added on Mar 14, 2011    |    United States 9 April 2011, 11 AM - 4 PM, at the North Light Community Center in Philadelphia, PA. Explore plastics in an entirely new way! Learn about the uses of plastics... Hear about how plastics work with our environment... Make interesting plastics... Investigate plastic behavior!
Topic: polymer chemistry Audience: students, general public, educators, universities, teachers, secondary schools, high schools

Chemistry Demonstrations-Edmonton Area, southern Alberta and Central/Northern Alberta Lucio Gelmini   |   added on Mar 14, 2011    |    Canada 1 h to 3 h chemistry demonstrations to students in K - 12 highlighting importance of chemistry to their daily lives.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, demonstrations, hands-on activities Audience: students, general public, educators, teachers, women chemists, educational institutions, secondary school students, school children, secondary schools students

Semana de Química in Bahia, Brazil Daniel Silva   |   added on Mar 14, 2011    |    Brazil Celebration for the 10th Semana de Química da UNEB 201, the event will be held in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil, 19-23th september 2011 at Universidade do Estado da Bahia.
Topic: chemistry education, conferences, educational materials, workshops, demonstrations, analytical chemistry, celebrating chemistry Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, educators, industrial chemists, research scientists, teachers, universities, post graduate students, women chemists, educational institutions, high schools, secondary schools students

Chemistry in our Daily Life Mauricio Acelas   |   added on Mar 12, 2011    |    Colombia Interested in learning how chemistry impacts our daily life? In a series of presentations, I will attempt to demonstrate to secondary students in Colombia how the world would be without chemistry and why it is so important for the development of human kind.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, conferences, educational materials, demonstrations, science fair Audience: students, general public, educators, teachers, educational institutions, secondary school students, high schools, secondary schools, secondary schools students