National Meetings

244th ACS National Meeting & Exposition, Philadelphia, PA

Communicating Chemistry & Public Engagement:
Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of National Chemistry Week

Monday, August 20, 2012

Bassam Z. Shakhashiri
ACS President
Advancing Chemistry, Communicating Chemistry ... For the Benefit of Earth and Its People

Alan Leshner
Public Engagement in the Current Societal Context

Ira Flatow
Ira Flatow Talk (Audio Only)

Theodore Gray
Wolfram Research, Inc./Touch Press/Element Collection

William F. Carroll, Jr.
ACS Past President/Occidental Chemical Corporation
A Few Thoughts on National Chemistry Week as Outreach to ... Chemists

Barbara Gans Tvesrky
Stanford University
Visualizing Science

Helen M. Free
ACS Past President
Untitled Presentation

David Sittenfeld
The Museum of Science, Boston
Chemistry in the Museum: Engaging the Public with Demonstrations and Conversations

Jeanne Pimentel
On behalf of ACS Past President George Pimentel
Remembering George Pimentel and Looking Forward

Lynn Hogue and Arlyne (Mickey) Sarquis
Miami University Middletown, Center for Chemistry Education Terrific Science
The Joy of Toys: Finding Chemistry in Unexpected Places

Ron Perkins
Recipient: 1986 James Bryant Conant Award in High School Chemistry Teaching
and 2012 Helen M. Free Award for Public Outreach
Great Chemistry Communicators

Nancy Healy
Education & Outreach Coordinator, NNIN, Georgia Institute of Technology
National Nanotechnology Infrastructure Network

Shirley Corriher
The Secret Life of Food: Better Cooking Through Chemistry