International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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La Química: Ayer y Hoy Martin andres Perez comisso   |   added on Jan 06, 2011    |    Chile Is a General Education course (any student can take it) which will tour the major milestones of chemistry at the time, the world and society. There will be a strong emphasis to compose the relationship between the everyday and the chemical for which values the learning of our beloved science.
Topic: conferences, educational materials, history Audience: students, general public, universities, decision makers, tertiary education, undergraduates students, chemists, chile

Renewing the Heritage of Chemistry in the 21st Century Jeffrey Allan Johnson   |   added on Nov 28, 2010    |    United States Conversations on the Preservation, Presentation and Utilization of Sources, Sites and Artefacts will take place during this Symposium of the Commission on the History of Modern Chemistry (CHMC) in Conjunction with the IUPAC-UNESCO International Year of Chemistry, 2011, Paris, 21-24 June 2011
Topic: history, chemical heritage Audience: historians, archivists, museum curators, librarians, industrial archaeologists

The lives of Marie Curie, a journey through the history of chemistry Raphaël Fiami   |   added on Oct 24, 2010    |    International This comic book will be a humoristic and educational project for IYC 2011.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, publications, history Audience: students, general public

Marie Curie and Aspects of the History of Radiochemistry Nick Evans   |   added on Sep 24, 2010    |    United Kingdom The meeting, organised by the RSC's Radiochemistry and Historical Groups, will celebrate the life and achievements of Marie Curie.
Topic: marie curie, history Audience: professional chemists, students, general public

Super Science Saturday: Celebrating Chemistry – Past, Present, Future Kathy Agee   |   added on Jun 16, 2010    |    United States This event will provide educational activities and opportunities for students and their families to experience the science of chemistry. These activities will focus on understanding the foundational elements of pure chemistry, its connections with the other sciences and our culture, and the career opportunities available.
Topic: hands-on, demonstrations, displays, inter-disciplinary, presentations, chemistry, history, art, marie curie Audience: general public, children, elementary, secondary, school, students, teachers, educators, k-12, parents