International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Chemistry the Elixer of Life Ma. Cecilia Almeda   |   added on Jan 14, 2011    |    Philippines A campaign on the essence of understanding chemistry as an important step in living a better life. Encouraging young students from the elementary, secondary and tertiary levels to study chemistry by inviting them to attend exhibits and presentations and lectures. It is a campaign on career opportunities.
Topic: hands on activities, sustainable and green chemistry, demonstrations, celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, chemical safety, household chemistry, consumer chemistry, chemistry career opportunities Audience: students, chemists, educators, general public, decision and policy makers, secondary school students, school children

IYC2011 at the University of St. Thomas, Houston TX Elmer Ledesma   |   added on Jan 13, 2011    |    United States A lecture to introduce IYC 2011 to the University of St. Thomas community and the general public.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, sustainable and green chemistry, seminars Audience: professors, students, secondary schools students, graduate students, teachers, general public

Chemistry Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow Vinay Rr   |   added on Jan 13, 2011    |    India A lecture in Marathi language by Dr. Prof. Nilima Rajurkar from Department of Environmental science of University Of Pune. Dr. Nilima is a teacher to post graduate students and a guide to a number of research students in Chemistry.
Topic: sustainable and green chemistry Audience: students, educators, general public, post graduate students, women chemists

Virtual Issues of Platinum Metals Review Sara Coles   |   added on Jan 13, 2011    |    United Kingdom Themed issues of published articles from the archive of Platinum Metals Review celebrating the contributions of chemistry towards making the world a better place will be made available throughout IYC 2011.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, sustainable and green chemistry, publications Audience: professional chemists, industrial chemists, universities, research scientists

NESACS Celebrates IYC Morton Hoffman   |   added on Jan 11, 2011    |    United States During 2011, the Northeastern Section of the American Chemical Society (NESACS) will sponsor meetings, lectures, seminars, science caf├ęs, and outreach activities to young people and the general public in order to celebrate IYC within Eastern Massachusetts and New Hampshire.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, seminars, hands-on activities, workshops, sustainable and green chemistry, science fair Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, general public, educators, industrial chemists, teachers, research scientists, women chemists