International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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International Year of Chemistry 2011

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National Chemistry Week celebrates IYC 2011 Jaimelee Rizzo   |   added on Sep 24, 2011    |    United States We will celebrate IYC 2011 at our yearly NCW Event held at the NY Hall of Science on Sat., 10/22! Local universities and companies will have a variety of cool hands-on demos for kids ages 5-15! We will also host a "Chemistry Bingo" where winners will win an IYC 2011 lapel pin and other neat goodies!
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, hands-on activities, demonstrations Audience: students, general public, educators, teachers, universities, industrial chemists, educational institutions, secondary school students, high schools, school children, tertiary education

UBC Chemistry Celebrates IYC with the Girl Guides of Canada: Chemistry - Beyond the Magic Angela Crane   |   added on Sep 20, 2011    |    Canada UBC Chemistry invites members of the West Point Grey Girl Guide District to join their IYC 2011 celebrations. With presentations, demonstrations and liquid nitrogen ice-cream this is sure to be a great day of chemistry for girls of all ages!
Topic: celebrating chemistry, hands-on activities, chemistry education, demonstrations Audience: general public, school children

UBC Chemistry Celebrates IYC and NCW 2011: Chemistry - Beyond the Magic Angela Crane   |   added on Sep 20, 2011    |    Canada UBC Chemistry invites the public to the department to check out what we do, and celebrate IYC during the National Week of Chemsitry. With presentations, demos, hands-on activities, facility tours and liquid nitrogen ice-cream, this is sure to be a great day of chemistry for everyone!
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, demonstrations, hands-on activities Audience: general public

Experimentarium in Chemistry Claudine Buess-herman   |   added on Sep 19, 2011    |    Belgium The Chemistry Department of Universite Libre de Bruxelles (ULB) is establishing an "Experimentarium" that is a simple yet flexible environment that will enable teachers to illustrate to their students a range of basic key themes as well as more exciting topics.
Topic: chemistry education, demonstrations, hands-on activities Audience: teachers, secondary schools students, primary schools students

McBain Medal Award Lecture Patricia Cornell   |   added on Sep 16, 2011    |    United Kingdom The McBain Medal is an annual award by the Colloid and Surface Chemistry Group of the SCI and the Colloid and Interface Chemistry Group of the RSC to honour a younger scientist who has made a meritorious contribution to colloid and interface science.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, conferences, educational materials, competition, networking, publications, demonstrations, sustainable and green chemistry, workshops, hands-on activities, science fair, analytical chemistry, biotechnology, website, industrial trade fair, references Audience: students, general public, professional chemists, professors, teachers, educators, research scientists, secondary school students, educational institutions, women chemists, post graduate students, industrial chemists, universities, decision makers, high schools, school children, tertiary education, secondary schools, secondary schools students