Wednesday, October 14, 2020, 1:30 PM ET

ATRP: More active than dormant

Krzysztof (Kris) Matyjaszewski
Carnegie Mellon University

Monday, October 19, 2020, 1:00 PM ET

GIDW Virtual Symposium

Ching-Wen Chiu, Mónica H. Pérez,
Rosie Somerville

Wednesday, October 21, 2020, 4:00 PM ET

Biological nitrogen fixation: Trace metals matter!

Jean-Philippe Bellenger
Université de Sherbrooke

Sustained in cyberspace — cancelled conference carries on

Among the many 2020 scientific gatherings that were cancelled because of the global COVID pandemic was the inaugural Commonwealth Chemistry Conference, which was to take place in Trinidad and Tobago in May. Three early career chemists had been chosen to represent Canada at this event and present papers outlining their work, but international travel restrictions...

CIC Kingston Local Section building bonds for success

In the midst of COVID-19, where a lack of connection is a common feeling among the chemical community, the CIC Kingston Local Section has been hard at work relaunching our network to bring chemists, chemical engineers, and chemical technologists back together (virtually for now).  Our largest initiative, Bonds for Success: Kingston Chemical Sciences Mentorship Network...

Second thoughts on critical thinking

Join CIC Talks on Wednesday, October 7th for a presentation by Paulette Vincent-Ruz, a postdoctoral associate in chemistry education at the University of Michigan. She will be exploring the subtleties of chemical thinking, an important variation of critical thinking that she insists must be informed by an appreciation of the socio-cultural nature of science. She...

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