International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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International Year of Chemistry 2011


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Canada Annual Awards Ceremony & Dinner Jacqui Colgate   |   added on Nov 19, 2010    |    Canada Canada Annual Awards Ceremony & Dinner
Topic: networking, chemistry, seminars, celebrating chemistry Audience: professional chemists, industrial chemists, professors, general public, universities, post graduate students

The Science Behind It Presents... Nathan Ackroyd   |   added on Aug 23, 2010    |    Canada An afternoon of short talks at the University for visiting High School Chemistry Classes, showing the role of Chemistry in our lives.
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Canadian Commemorative Stamp Bernadette Dacey   |   added on Aug 23, 2010    |    Canada A canadian stamp commemorating IYC will be issued by Canada Post in October 2011.
Topic: stamp Audience: general public

Pearson Canada Chemistry Celebrate the International Year of Chemistry Jenna Simpson   |   added on Aug 18, 2010    |    Canada Pearson Canada Chemistry would like to demonstrate our support for the International Year of the Chemistry by including this logo on some of our promotional items for the year.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, educational materials Audience: chemsitry educators at post secondary instutiions

Chem13 News Periodic Table Design Project Jean Hein   |   added on May 19, 2010    |    Canada Teachers and educators worldwide can register their students, of any age, for this one-of-a-kind periodic table project combining art and science celebrating IYC. Visit for submission instructions and how to have your creative interpretation be part of the public art display, poster and website.
Topic: hands-on activities, periodic table, art, celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, elements, classroom activity, learning Audience: general public, students, youth, educators, primary schools, high schools, universities, secondary school students