International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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IYC Facebook page for the Chicago Chapter of ACS Josh Kurutz   |   added on Feb 18, 2011    |    United States To show that Chicago is a hotbed of chemical activity, our dedicated Facebook page brings attention to chemistry events in Chicagoland and helps celebrate the daily features on the ACS IYC page. People who "Like" our page in FB receive updates on our events in their personal "News Feeds".
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, networking, seminars Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, general public, educators, graduate students, secondary schools, teachers, friends, family

Book exhibition - Divulgative chemistry books M. Canle López   |   added on Feb 18, 2011    |    Spain A book exhibition will be set up with a number of divulgative titles that suit all kinds of public.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, educational materials Audience: students, general public, universities, educational institutions, graduate students

CSI Reality: Chemistry in the Crime Labs Tanya Fogg   |   added on Feb 16, 2011    |    United States Despite TV shows, forensic chemists need to be well-versed in the widest array of analytical technologies and must quickly adapt proven methods to new types of samples. Dr. Jason Schaff will discuss the different disciplines within forensic chemistry and provide an in-depth perspective of day-to-day life in a forensic lab.
Topic: acs webinar, chemistry, laboratory, forensic laboratory, analytical chemistry, forensics, mold, white powder, blood Audience: post graduate students and professors, forensic chemists, graduate students, analytical chemist

Advanced Chemistry of Beer and Brewing Tanya Fogg   |   added on Feb 16, 2011    |    United States How about in a chilled glass of beer with a side of chemistry? With over 1,500 professional and many dedicated home brewers, the U.S. takes the lead in producing beers. Don’t miss Dr. Charlie Bamforth, Anheuser-Busch Endowed Professor as shares advanced insights and explanations about the chemistry behind beer brewing!
Topic: acs webinar, chemistry, beer, brewing, home brewing, anheuser-busch, uc-davis, graduate students Audience: graduate students, brewers, home brewers

Chemistry Science Shows at EXPERYMENT Science Centre Paulina Czaja   |   added on Feb 16, 2011    |    Poland Febuary 19 and 20, in EXPERYMENT Science Centre science shows will be held. Educators wil show amusing and factinating experiments for the audience.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, hands-on activities, demonstrations Audience: secondary school students, secondary schools, school children, high schools, graduate students