International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Networking Breakfast - Singapore Yin Nah Teo   |   added on Jan 13, 2011    |    Singapore In support of the event "Women Sharing a Chemical Moment in Time", the A*STAR Chemistry Club will be sponsoring a breakfast event to bring women chemists in Singapore together for a local fun get together and to share an international handshake with women chemists in other countries.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, networking, women in chemistry Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, educators, industrial chemists, post graduate students, research scientists, women chemists

A Special Issue of Chemistry International Magazine Devoted to Marie Curie Chris Brouwer   |   added on Jan 10, 2011    |    United States IUPAC has published a special issue of Chemistry International magazine devoted entirely to Marie Curie. This special 48-page, 12 article issue (Jan-Feb 2011 CI, vol. 33, issue 1) will be distributed widely throughout the year beginning with the Opening Ceremony in Paris on January 27.
Topic: women in chemistry, educational materials, publications Audience: students, professional chemists, general public, professors, educators, industrial chemists, teachers, universities, women chemists, educational institutions, tertiary education, secondary school students

Networking Breakfast - Richmond, VA, USA Stephanie Mabry   |   added on Jan 07, 2011    |    United States Women at Afton Chemical are joining the initiative "Women Sharing a Chemical Moment in Time" by holding an internal networking breakfast on January 18, 2011.
Topic: women in chemistry, networking Audience: professional chemists

Networking Breakfast - Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY Kimberley Elcess   |   added on Jan 06, 2011    |    United States Women with a background in one of the chemical science or engineering disciplines will meet for breakfast to network and talk about their experiences as women in chemistry. Students and post-docs are especially encouraged to attend.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, women in chemistry, networking Audience: women chemists, graduate students, post graduate students, post-doctoral fellows

Women Sharing a Chemical Moment in Time - London, UK Pauline Meakins   |   added on Dec 21, 2010    |    United Kingdom A networking breakfast at the RSC Chemistry Centre, Piccadilly, London on Tuesday, 18 January 8.00 - 10.00am. The meeting was hosted by Professor Helen Fielding.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, women in chemistry Audience: currently by invitation only