International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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History of Clinical Chemistry Sheehan Misko   |   added on Mar 10, 2011    |    United States John Savory and Larry Kricka, professors at the Univ. of Virginia and the Univ. of Pennsylvania, respectively, who will recount the story of clinical chemistry, which spans from before 400 BC.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, networking, conferences, chemistry education, chemistry, analytical chemistry, publications, biotechnology, industrial trade fair, references Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, educators, general public, industrial chemists, universities, post graduate students, teachers, research scientists, women chemists, decision makers, educational institutions, graduate students

Honoring Marie Curie Sheehan Misko   |   added on Mar 10, 2011    |    United States Susan Quinn, an award-winning writer of nonfiction books and articles highlights the 100th anniversary of Marie Curie (née Sklodowska, 1867–1934) receiving the Nobel Prize in chemistry for discovering radium and polonium, the latter named after her native Poland.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, publications, art, references Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, educators, general public, industrial chemists, universities, post graduate students, teachers, research scientists, women chemists, decision makers, educational institutions, tertiary education, secondary school students, secondary schools, school children, high schools, secondary schools students

Science: a Romantic Voayge Sheehan Misko   |   added on Mar 10, 2011    |    United States Award-winning author and biographer Richard Holmes will explore the shared common aims and ambitions of the artist and the scientist to create the humanistic science that enriches our being.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, networking, chemistry education, publications, art Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, educators, general public, industrial chemists, universities, post graduate students, teachers, research scientists, women chemists, decision makers, educational institutions, tertiary education, secondary school students, secondary schools, school children, high schools, graduate students, 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