International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Home-made Experiments Contest Lautaro Kremenchuzky   |   added on Apr 03, 2011    |    Argentina The contest consists of making a home-made experiment, which must be recorded and uploaded. Previously, they must set a hypothesis and afterwards, there must be a conclusion.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, educational materials, competition, science fair Audience:

Experiencia H2.0 Lautaro Kremenchuzky   |   added on Apr 03, 2011    |    Argentina Alumnos de diferentes escuelas secundarias realizarán una purificación y controles de calidad del agua de la Ciudad de Buenos Aires. Los procesos serán filmados y subidos a los campus virtuales para esta experiencia colaborativa.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, networking, educational materials, sustainable and green chemistry Audience: students, secondary school students, high schools, secondary schools

Translating Food Chemistry to Health Benefits Kamila Klimaszewska   |   added on Mar 31, 2011    |    Poland Euro Food Chem XVI -- 6-8 July 2011, Gdańsk, Poland -- will try to demonstrate how food chemistry combined with modern biotech methods can improve our understanding of food in relation to health. There are also planned special lectures – tribute to Year of Chemistry.
Topic: chemistry education, conferences, educational materials, workshops, demonstrations Audience: students, professional chemists, educators, post graduate students, educational institutions

Catalan Society of Chemistry new blog for IYC Romà Tauler   |   added on Mar 28, 2011    |    Spain The Catalan Society of Chemistry, with the support of the Science and Technology Section of the Institut d'Estudis Catalans, wants to share with the scientific community the web site http://blocs.iec.cat/aiq2011/.
Topic: conferences, publications, educational materials, blog, website Audience: universities, educational institutions, research scientists, professional chemists

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