International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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International Year of Chemistry 2011

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Toolkits for National Chemistry Weeks Mustafa Sozbilir   |   added on Jul 02, 2010    |    Turkey This activity aims at developing toolkits for national chemistry days and weeks during IYC 2011 and to raise awareness of the importance of chemistry as the central science by highlighting the applications of chemistry in daily life.
Topic: hands-on activities, science fair, celebrating chemistry Audience: educators, professors

ChemCrown 2010-11 Rajeev Singh   |   added on Jun 18, 2010    |    India Annual Chemical Society Festival, From quizzes, extempore to chemical fashion show to hands-on activities
Topic: hands-on activities, chemistry, competition, celebrating chemistry, science fair, seminars Audience: tertiary education, students, universities, post graduate students, teachers, professors

Brazilian International Year of Chemistry Domain Rodrigo Souza   |   added on Jun 04, 2010    |    Brazil Development of a domain which will centralize and disseminate all project actions via the Internet for the IYC in Brazil. In this sense, the Brazilian Chemical Society has already registered in the name and activated the domain www.quimica2011.org.br.
Topic: website, celebrating chemistry, networking, chemistry education Audience: general public, school children, students, tertiary education, educators, decision makers, professional chemists, secondary schools

Chem13 News Periodic Table Design Project Jean Hein   |   added on May 19, 2010    |    Canada Teachers and educators worldwide can register their students, of any age, for this one-of-a-kind periodic table project combining art and science celebrating IYC. Visit www.chem13news.uwaterloo.ca for submission instructions and how to have your creative interpretation be part of the public art display, poster and website.
Topic: hands-on activities, periodic table, art, celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, elements, classroom activity, learning Audience: general public, students, youth, educators, primary schools, high schools, universities, secondary school students

Women Sharing a Chemical Moment in Time Mary Garson   |   added on May 08, 2010    |    International "Women Sharing a Chemical Moment in Time" will bring together women chemists from 37 countries on 18 January 2011 using modern communication tools; each country/region will arrange its own event(s) and individual breakfasts will be linked together by SKYPE/video, and by using Twitter.
Topic: networking, celebrating chemistry Audience: women chemists