International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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ChemistryViews IYC Video Contest Vera Koester   |   added on Jan 31, 2011    |    Germany You are invited to submit a 3 min video on Chemistry in Everyday Life
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, sustainable and green chemistry, competition, website, biotechnology Audience: students, professional chemists, educators, general public, professors, industrial chemists, universities, research scientists, teachers, women chemists, educational institutions, decision makers, tertiary education, secondary school students, school children, high schools, graduate students, secondary schools students

Science Enrichment Program: Chemistry Chris Ciolli   |   added on Jan 25, 2011    |    United States The activity is a six week Science Enrichment Program for grades 3 - 8 cognitively-gifted students focusing each week on one of the following areas of chemistry: organic, analytical, inorganic, physical, biochemistry, and polymer/materials science.
Topic: chemistry, celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, educational materials, hands-on activities, demonstrations Audience: students, educators, teachers, school children

Seminole County Regional Science, Math & Engineering Fair Michele Mingoia   |   added on Jan 24, 2011    |    United States Regional (county-wide) science fair that includes the best projects from public, private and home school students grades 6-12 in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Chemical Engineering, Environmental Science, and other scientific and technical areas as well as mathematics.
Topic: chemistry education, hands-on activities, competition, science fair Audience: students, educators, general public, teachers, secondary school students, secondary schools, school children, high schools

Mediaplanet Business of Chemistry Publication Sara Quigley   |   added on Jan 20, 2011    |    United States In honor of The Year of Chemistry, Mediaplanet will be publishing an 8-16 page section titled “The Business of Chemistry” to be distributed within the Washington Post newspaper in Washington, DC on March 30th.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, educational materials, chemistry education Audience: students, professionals, general public, educators, universities, women, school children, school and college students, consumers

Microscale Experiments in Environmental Chemistry Shrivallabh Kamat   |   added on Jan 19, 2011    |    India Demonstration and hands-on experiences of Microscale Experiments in Environmental Chemistry related to pollution of air by gases like COx, NOx and SOx using microscale kits.
Topic: chemical education, demonstration, hands-on experiments, microscale experiments Audience: science teachers, students, educators, post graduate students, women chemists, tertiary education, general public, secondary school students, secondary schools, school children, high schools, secondary schools students