International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Are Women Still Underrepresented in Science? Ingrid Montes   |   added on Sep 15, 2010    |    Puerto Rico The American Chemical Society sponsors a symposia for the 2011 IUPAC World Congress on the topic of the representation of women in science.
Topic: women in chemistry Audience: general public, students

Books, journal articles, and web resources in celebration of chemistry Ellen Nichols   |   added on Sep 14, 2010    |    International Through commemorative books (including Letters to a Young Chemist and European Women in Chemistry), journals, and online content, John Wiley and Sons celebrates and supports the past, the future, and the people of chemistry, from students to professionals.
Topic: women in chemistry, chemistry education, sustainable and green chemistry, chemistry in space, pharmaceutical chemistry, web resources, publications Audience: professional chemists, students, educators, general public, teachers, graduate students

New Zealand Mint Chris Kirkness   |   added on Sep 10, 2010    |    United States To design and mint a range of 1oz Silver & 1oz Gold Commemorative Legal Tender coins to celebrate the International Year of Chemistry.
Topic: chemistry education, industrial trade fair, networking Audience: general public

Elemental Matters: Artists Imagine Chemistry Shelley Geehr   |   added on Aug 26, 2010    |    United States Elemental Matters: Artists Imagine Chemistry, an exhibition in the Hach Gallery at the Chemical Heritage Foundation in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, features seven contemporary artists whose artwork responds to the elements, the seminal building blocks of all matter.
Topic: art, celebrating chemistry Audience: general public, professional chemists, students, educators

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