International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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National Chemistry Day Prem Mohan Mishra   |   added on Dec 04, 2011    |    India The routine celebrations of National Chemistry Day are being specialised this year for ear-marking the International Year of Chemistry. This year our aim is to reach chemistry and its importance to the lay-man.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, educational materials, hands-on activities, competition, publications, art, seminars Audience: students, general public, professional chemists, professors, educators, teachers, universities, graduate students, educational institutions

Science Fun Day at the Great Lakes Science Center Peter Schmidt   |   added on Dec 02, 2011    |    United States The Gamma Chapter of Alpha Chi Sigma will be doing fun and educational, interactive scientific demonstrations geared towards the young and the young at heart.
Topic: chemistry education, hands-on activities, educational materials, demonstrations Audience: students, general public, secondary schools students, families

Cape Cod Science Cafe-Celebrating Quarter 4 of the International Year of Chemistry Jennifer Maclachlan   |   added on Nov 30, 2011    |    United States Join us for hands-on science experiments related to althy kids. Let’s get our kids excited about science! Stop in, participate in a chemistry experiment aimed at grades K-12, have a snack and socialize at the Cape Cod Science Café with local area chemists, friends and families from your community.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, hands-on activities Audience: students, general public, professional chemists, educators, teachers, high schools, school children

Lec/Demo (Marathi): rasayanshastratil gamti-jamti (chemistry is fun!) Arnab Bhattacharya   |   added on Nov 28, 2011    |    India TIFR Public Outreach and Pratibha Study Circle Mulund bring you a lecture-demonstration specially for the International Year of Chemistry on 7th Dec. 2011. This programme will be in Marathi, and will showcase a series of fun hand-on chemistry experiments, many of which can be done with simple "chemicals" found in the kitchen!
Topic: celebrating chemistry, demonstrations, hands-on activities Audience: students, general public, teachers

IYC 2011 in Nankai Xiaoxue Xu   |   added on Nov 14, 2011    |    China In China, Chongqing Nankai High School held picture exhibition, exhibition of chemistry books and chemistry party in class to celebrate IYC2011.
Topic: hands-on activities Audience: secondary school students