International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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The Chemistry Calendar Per Thorén   |   added on Feb 21, 2011    |    Sweden We make 12 fun, educational and action-packed videos, one for each month of IYC 2011, to show how chemistry plays a role in our daily lives - and in our future!
Topic: chemistry education, research, celebrating chemistry, everyday life, educational materials Audience: tertiary education, teachers, educators, school children, high schools, secondary schools

LGC Standards celebrates IYC2011 Roger Kasselstrand   |   added on Jan 09, 2011    |    Sweden We would like to celebrate this IYC2011 by promoting chemistry in a monthly newsletter to all our customers. The theme of the monthly newsletter would be the same theme as the Swedish National Committee for Chemistry has chosen.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, networking, chemistry education, sustainable and green chemistry, analytical chemistry, art Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, industrial chemists, post graduate students, universities, research scientists, women chemists, decision makers

"Chemistry Matters": short, educational videos with 16 Nobel Laureates in Chemistry on Nobelprize.org Merci Olsson   |   added on Dec 27, 2010    |    Sweden “Chemistry is really the queen of the sciences. If there is any one subject that an educated person should know in the world, it is chemistry.” Roger Kornberg, Nobel Laureate in Chemistry 2006
Topic: celebrating chemistry, educational materials, website, nobel prize in chemistry Audience: students, professors, educators, general public, universities, teachers, educational institutions, tertiary education, secondary schools, secondary school students, high schools, graduate students

Nordic conference for Chemistry teachers Vivi-Ann Långvik   |   added on Dec 09, 2010    |    Sweden Chemistry teachers from all the Nordic countries (Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden) will meet to seek information and inspiration in order to improve our pupils interest and learning in chemistry.
Topic: state of the art, chemistry education, seminars, hands-on activities, workshops, northern countries Audience: secondary school teachers, educators

Networking Breakfast - Lund University, Sweden Cecilia Von arnold   |   added on Nov 04, 2010    |    Sweden A breakfast seminar for women within chemistry will be held at the Department of Chemistry at Lund University.
Topic: seminars, networking, celebrating chemistry Audience: universities, research scientists, women chemists