International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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International Year of Chemistry 2011

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"The Alchemy of Change" Cynthia Pannucci   |   added on Jun 24, 2011    |    United States Invitation to participate: OPEN CALL for entries to the international competition-exhibition, "The Alchemy of Change," that will open at the New York Hall of Science on September 3, 2011. Entry DEADLINE: July 17, 2011; INTRO: http://www.asci.org/artikel1155.html; GUIDELINES: http://www.asci.org/artikel1160.html
Topic: celebrating chemistry, educational materials, competition, website, art, biotechnology Audience: professional chemists, general public, professors, educators, research scientists, teachers, universities, industrial chemists, post graduate students, women chemists, educational institutions, high schools

Montgomery County Community College Green STEM Program - Chemistry Day John Caccese   |   added on Jun 22, 2011    |    United States As part of a week-long Community College program on how scientists from different disciplines view and interact with the environment, Arkema scientists will participate with chemistry experiments and demonstrations directed to excite and inspire economically disadvantaged middle school students in Pottstown, PA.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, hands-on activities, sustainable and green chemistry, demonstrations Audience: students, educators, teachers, educational institutions, school children

Secrets of Formulation III Jacqui Colgate   |   added on Jun 21, 2011    |    United Kingdom Designing colloidal formulations is an exceptionally complex process that requires a combination of scientific knowledge, experimental skill, experience, imagination and enthusiasm. Combining these with the correct inspiration can produce innovative colloidal systems and solutions to problems.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, conferences, networking, educational materials, seminars, competition, publications, demonstrations, sustainable and green chemistry, workshops, hands-on activities, science fair, analytical chemistry, biotechnology, art, industrial trade fair Audience: students, professional chemists, general public, professors, educators, research scientists, educational institutions, decision makers, women chemists, post graduate students, industrial chemists, teachers, universities, secondary school students, tertiary education, high schools, school children, secondary schools, secondary schools students

Arkema Summer Science Teacher Education Program John Caccese   |   added on Jun 16, 2011    |    United States Major Arkema plant locations throughout North America will provide program materials, training and mentorship to selected elementary school science teachers in their local area to strengthen their knowledge of science and enhance their teaching skills.
Topic: chemistry education, educational materials, hands-on activities, workshops, demonstrations, celebrating chemistry Audience: students, educators, teachers, educational institutions, school children

Monroe City Scholars Nature of Science Summer Camp Laura Beal   |   added on Jun 16, 2011    |    United States Monroe City Scholars targets rising 7th, 8th, and 9th grade students in the local public school system. The summer camp provides an opportunity to explore career opportunities in the science and also participate in a week long, inquiry-based activity partnered with a faculty member based around the Global Water Experiment.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, hands-on activities, industrial trade fair, analytical chemistry Audience: students, general public, educators, universities, teachers, educational institutions, secondary school students, school children