International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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NESACS Celebrates IYC

Activity by Morton Hoffman   |   added on Jan 11, 2011   |   United States Official_iyc_logo

Sponsor(s): Northeastern Section of the American Chemical Society

During 2011, the Northeastern Section of the American Chemical Society (NESACS) will sponsor meetings, lectures, seminars, science cafés, and outreach activities to young people and the general public in order to celebrate IYC within Eastern Massachusetts and New Hampshire.

NESACS is one of the 190 local sections of the American Chemical Society (ACS).  With more than 7,000 members, it encompasses Eastern Massachusetts and all of New Hampshire; it is contiguous with the Rhode Island, Central Massachusetts, Maine, and Vermont local sections.  During 2011, NESACS will celebrate IYC with monthly meetings, lectures, seminars, science cafés, workshops for high school teachers, and outreach activities for young people and the general public.  It is anticipated that many thousands of individuals will be impacted directly and indirectly by the message of the importance of chemistry to their lives.

Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, seminars, hands-on activities, workshops, sustainable and green chemistry, science fair Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, general public, educators, industrial chemists, teachers, research scientists, women chemists


Vicente Pressutto Júnior | Mar 11, 2011 09:48PM
Illustrate how the reality is close to fiction is a task that must be practiced in detail.
The product of these actions has quality, which is proportional to the amount of energy we provide.
I practice my profession as a chemical engineer with much love.

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