International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Halloween in the Science Lab Thomas Kuntzleman   |   added on Sep 06, 2011    |    United States A chance for folks in Michigan to learn about and celebrate chemistry by doing hands-on activities and experiments and also by watching chemistry demonstrations.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, educational materials, hands-on activities, demonstrations Audience: students, general public, educators, teachers, school children

Chemistry As INnovating Science - CHAINS2011 J. Grimminck   |   added on Sep 05, 2011    |    Netherlands CHAINS2011 (Chemistry As INnovating Science) is the largest chemical conference in the Netherlands ever.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, conferences, networking, seminars, workshops, demonstrations, sustainable and green chemistry, science fair, website, biotechnology Audience: professional chemists, decision makers, research scientists, professors, students, educators, teachers, universities, industrial chemists, post graduate students, women chemists, educational institutions, secondary school students, high schools, school children, tertiary education, secondary schools, secondary schools students

VIGYAN JIGYASA Sivaswaroop Pathaneni   |   added on Aug 31, 2011    |    India It is aimed at providing an exposure to Chemistry lab, to the Government School Children. perhaps, it could be their First step in to a Chemistry lab. MSc Chemistry students will be the volunteers in explaining them and shall display posters in Marathi(the local language).
Topic: demonstrations, chemistry education Audience: secondary school students, high schools, post graduate students

Chemical attraction -- Attraction chimique Jean-daniel Doucet   |   added on Aug 21, 2011    |    Canada Chemical attraction is a traveling interactive activities designed to show the presence of chemistry in everyday public, banana fireworks! 5 subjects, molecular gastronomy, radioactivity, fireworks, forensic chemistry and history of chemistry, stimulates the 5 senses of the participants!
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, hands-on activities, sustainable and green chemistry, demonstrations Audience: general public, teachers, women chemists, educational institutions

Chemistry display booth at the Port Hope fall fair Mike Broczkowski   |   added on Aug 17, 2011    |    Canada A display booth will be operated at the Port Hope Fall Fair September 16 - 18, to provide examples of some of the benefits of chemistry in society, to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Marie Curie‚Äôs Nobel prize in chemistry and to create an interest in chemistry in the younger generation.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, hands-on activities, demonstrations Audience: students, general public, educators