International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Human Touch Of Chemistry Sujit Patil   |   added on Nov 23, 2010    |    India We love Chemistry! So we created www.humantouchofchemistry.com. Aimed at kids and chemistry enthusiasts, it will refresh the audiences with the long forgotten wonders of Chemistry. The platform celebrates chemistry and how it touches us in every day life.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, networking, educational materials, hands-on activities, workshops, sustainable and green chemistry, competition, demonstrations, analytical chemistry, science fair, publications, website, biotechnology, references Audience: students, professional chemists, educators, industrial chemists, general public, professors, universities, post graduate students, teachers, decision makers, research scientists, women chemists, tertiary education, educational institutions, secondary school students, high schools, school children

Essential2Life 5k Elvin Montero   |   added on Nov 22, 2010    |    United States This race is designed to highlight the role of chemistry as “essential2life”. The race will benefit the American Red Cross, whose services are likewise essential. The event includes the 5K run, a 3K walk, a “kids sprint,” a fair to showcase our companies, raffle prizes and various educational and entertainment activities.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, educational materials, chemistry, fair, 5k, marathon, competition Audience: students, professional chemists, teachers, runners, advocates

ReferEEIng QLD chemistry Daniel Bischa   |   added on Nov 20, 2010    |    Australia A project to showcase Queensland (QLD) senior chemistry students' Extended Experimental Investigations (EEI's) in a refereed online journal. Teachers of chemistry in QLD will be able to use the journal as an exemplar to show their class exceptional EEI reports. High school students will develop links with practicing chemists.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, networking, educational materials, competition, publications Audience: educational institutions, teachers, professional chemists, educators, research scientists, secondary school students

Science Fair Siobhan Murphy   |   added on Nov 19, 2010    |    Ireland PharmaChemical Ireland along with Medical Devices, Food and Drink and Plastics Ireland will have a interactive stand at the BT Young Scientist Exhibition- 12th-15th January
Topic: celebrating chemistry, conferences, seminars, chemistry education, hands-on activities, educational materials, science fair, competition Audience: students, educators, general public, teachers, secondary school students, high schools, school children, graduate students, tertiary education, women chemists

Top of the Bench Regional Heats Stephen Ashworth   |   added on Nov 19, 2010    |    United Kingdom Local heats to find the team to represent the local area in the Royal Society of Chemistry Top of the Bench competition.
Topic: competition Audience: secondary schools, secondary school students, high schools