International Year of Chemistry 2011 Activities - Jamaica Activities from the International Year of Chemistry 2011 Proposed Activities on Notesmaster for IYC 2011 In celebration for the IYC 2011 Notesmaster aims to promote the fascinating and useful science of chemistry to our member teachers and students. We hope to raise the profile of chemistry while encouraging greater participation in the creation and dissemination of chemistry related learning material throughout the Caribbean. Jason Raymond Thu, 30 Dec 2010 04:16:43 -0000 Research Day 2011 at University of the West Indies (Mona) An exhibition of the research activities of the university's Mona campus in Kingston will take place on January 27-28, 2011. The Chemistry Department will be using the occasion to highlight IYC2011 with presentations, demonstrations and exhibits related to the IYC 2011 goals of the role of chemistry in our lives. Dr. Vaughn Rattray Thu, 20 Jan 2011 05:22:23 -0000 History of the Chemistry Department at UWI, Mona, Jamaica A book highlighting the early years of the Chemistry Department at UWI, Mona has just been published and it is hoped to ensure copies are made available to all schools in the country as well as all parish and local libraries. Robert Lancashire Tue, 25 Jan 2011 12:18:33 -0000 Chemistry YouTube Video Competition in Jamaica The competition entitled “Chemistry in Everyday Life” will invite secondary level local schools to submit video clips depicting this theme.These will be posted on YouTube and the winner will then be decided by the number of ‘likes’ each video has received. Dr. Vaughn Rattray Sat, 27 Aug 2011 07:57:25 -0000 Chemistry IYC Quiz for Secondary School Students Selected secondary schools in Kingston and St . Andrew will be invited to participate in a one day quiz competition at the Chemistry Department at the University of the West Indies, Mona Campus. Dr. Vaughn Rattray Sat, 27 Aug 2011 08:21:11 -0000