International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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UNESCO Contest of Writings Works and Drawings of the World Science Day for Peace and Development Fernanda Velloso   |   added on Mar 16, 2011    |    Brazil Target to high school students, the competition has two categories: Drawings and Writings Works. This initiative is promoted by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) in collaboration with institutions in the areas of education and science.
Topic: contest, drawings, education, competition, art, texts, publications, chemistry, brazil Audience: students, professors, educators, secondary schools

Science Hideout Chemistry Website Dean Jarois   |   added on Mar 16, 2011    |    United States www.Sciencehideout.net is dedicated to chemical education. It is a family friendly, safe environment to learn about chemistry and watch videos on experiments.
Topic: website, celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, educational materials, hands-on activities, demonstrations, publications, art, references Audience: general public, educators, research scientists, teachers, women chemists, tertiary education, secondary school students, high schools, school children, secondary schools, graduate students, secondary schools students

Essay writing competition Stuart Cantrill   |   added on Mar 14, 2011    |    United Kingdom To celebrate the International Year of Chemistry, Nature Chemistry is launching an essay competition. We invite aspiring science writers to submit an 'In Your Element'-style essay on any one of the following elements - He, N, Na, Cu, Br, In or Pu.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, publications, science communication Audience: students, graduate students, universities, educational institutions, post graduate students

Broadcasting to the World Sheehan Misko   |   added on Mar 10, 2011    |    United States Broadcasting to the World: Bob Barrett, the host of public radio “The Health Show” will help us create a series of podcasts of interviews.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, conferences, networking, demonstrations, biotechnology, website, publications, science fair, hands-on activities, industrial trade fair, analytical chemistry Audience: students, general public, educators, research scientists, industrial chemists, universities, post graduate students, women chemists, educational institutions, decision makers, tertiary education, high schools, secondary schools, secondary schools students, secondary school students

"All Our Yesterdays" Sheehan Misko   |   added on Mar 10, 2011    |    United States All our Yesterdays: The pace of technological progress in clinical laboratory testing has been rapid and the lifetime of most analyzers is less than 10 years. To document and capture a special aspect of the history of clinical laboratory testing, Larry Kricka and Peter Wilding initiated this long-term project.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, networking, educational materials, science fair, publications, website, sustainable and green chemistry, workshops, references, demonstrations, competition, analytical chemistry, biotechnology, art, industrial trade fair Audience: universities, professional chemists, professors, general public, educators, research scientists, industrial chemists, post graduate students, teachers, women chemists, educational institutions, decision makers, tertiary education, secondary school students, high schools, school children, secondary schools, secondary schools students