International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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International Year of Chemistry 2011


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Careers in Chemistry Sergio Musmanni   |   added on May 22, 2011    |    Costa Rica A series of up to 9 careers of chemists will be highlighted with descriptions of what the chemist is doing and the chemistry behind. Some of the careers will come from the academic, private and public sector, like customs, metrology, forensics, environment, health, teaching, quality control, production, etc
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, publications Audience: students, high schools, educators, secondary school students

Acid Rain Effects Lautaro Kremenchuzky   |   added on May 21, 2011    |    Argentina Junior high school students will perform some experiments in order to understand the effects of acid rain over construction materials
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, educational materials Audience: students, general public, educators, teachers, educational institutions, high schools, secondary schools, secondary school students

Mount Allison University Celebrates Chemistry Andrew Grant   |   added on May 20, 2011    |    Canada Mount Allison University and the Department of Chemistry/Biochemistry are pleased initiate a series of activities on our campus in Sackville, NB, Canada, welcoming school children and the general public. We hope to raise awareness and appreciation of chemistry in a fun and educational environment.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, demonstrations, hands-on activities Audience: students, secondary school students, high schools, school children, general public, research scientists, teachers

Talk series: A perspective of biodiversity and natural products Bryann esteban Avendaño uribe   |   added on May 15, 2011    |    Colombia Talk series about the chemistry as a tool for sustainable use and exploitation of biodiversity, the natural products and the current topics in phytochemistry
Topic: celebrating chemistry, sustainable and green chemistry, biotechnology Audience: students, professional chemists, research scientists, teachers, post graduate students, secondary school students, high schools

Students Projects - Theory of atoms and molecules: introduction course Andrea C. Navas Calixto   |   added on May 15, 2011    |    Colombia Students proyects to celebrate IYC 2011. We present the videos and educational materials for dissemination on topics such as atomic models, history of chemistry and quantum chemistry. Student projects were made in class theory of atoms and molecules in Chemistry program at Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá - Colombia
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, educational materials, hands-on activities, website Audience: students, general public, professors, educators, universities, teachers, educational institutions, secondary school students, high schools, secondary schools