International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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The Science Behind It Presents...

Activity by Nathan Ackroyd   |   added on Aug 23, 2010   |   Canada Official_iyc_logo

Sponsor(s): Mount Royal University

An afternoon of short talks at the University for visiting High School Chemistry Classes, showing the role of Chemistry in our lives.

"The Science Behind It Presents... The Chemistry Between Us."  13:00, February 8, 2011.  Mount Royal University Leacock Theatre.


Grade 11 and 12 High School Chemistry classes, as well as MRU General Education classes are invited to participate in an afternoon of Chemistry.  Speakers will be from the departments of Chemical and Biological Sciences, General Education, Justice Studies and Psychology.  In a series of 20 minute talks, students will be exposed to ways in which chemistry influences our lives.

Topics will include household chemicals, poisons, drugs and medications, and pheromones.


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