International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Dalhousie Student International Year of Chemistry Career Night Sean Collins   |   added on Jan 19, 2011    |    Canada This event is a career night from chemists around to world.
Topic: networking, conferences, chemistry education, industrial trade fair Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, educators, general public, industrial chemists, universities, post graduate students, teachers, research scientists, women chemists, secondary schools students

Networking Breakfast - Edmonton, Alberta, Canada Frances Sutherland   |   added on Jan 12, 2011    |    Canada Women Chemists, come and share over breakfast to celebrate the International Year of Chemistry.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, networking Audience: women chemists

Networking Breakfast - Kingston, Ontario, Canada Lyndsey Darling   |   added on Jan 06, 2011    |    Canada The women of GreenCentre Canada, based in Kingston, Ontario, Canada, will be coming together on the morning of January 18, 2011 for a breakfast potluck to celebrate women in chemistry.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, sustainable and green chemistry Audience: students, professional chemists, general public, professors, industrial chemists, research scientists, women chemists

Have You Ever Wondered? (or how the mysteries of the world can be explained by chemistry) Carl Doige   |   added on Dec 28, 2010    |    Canada Dr. Joe Schwarcz, Director of McGill University‚Äôs Office for Science and Society, will give a public lecture entitled "Have you wondered.... (or how the mysteries of the world can be explained by chemistry)" at the Okanagan College, Vernon Campus, Vernon, British Columbia on February 10, 2011.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, seminars Audience: general public, students, teachers, educators, secondary school students

Chemistry stories Jennifer Kaban   |   added on Dec 21, 2010    |    Canada Chemists at TRIUMF, Canada's national laboratory for particle and nuclear physics, will be posting stories online on recent research topics in the fields of radiochemistry and nuclear medicine, muon chemistry and reaction rates, green chemistry, materials science and nuclear reactions.
Topic: chemistry, physics, laboratory, lab, nuclear, canada, triumf, vancouver, website, educational materials Audience: students, industrial chemists, general public, post graduate students, research scientists