Wednesday, October 7, 2020, 12:00 PM ET

CIC Talks

Education

Equity as the CENTER of Chemistry Education Research. An Introduction to the REACT Framework

Paulette Vincent-Ruz, Ph.D. University of Michigan

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

Overcoming COVID and staying at work

There is little doubt that 2020 will be remembered as the year of the COVID-19 shutdown, when all manner of businesses and offices simply closed their doors while everyone stayed at home. But the reality behind that image has been more complicated. The ongoing need for essential services like food and energy meant that people...

For graduate students, locked down can mean locked out

Ambitious students may regard graduate school as a dream come true, but for many of them, COVID19 has turned it into a nightmare. The pandemic has physically isolated them from their work and colleagues, often creating financial trouble, compromising their ability to conduct research, and limiting their prospects for professional development. The extent of these...

Going global

Two Canadian doctoral students in chemistry are looking forward to sharing their experiences and ideas with counterparts from around the world as delegates to the International Younger Chemists Network (IYCN). Holly Fruehwald, of Ontario Tech in Oshawa, and Josseline Ramos Figueroa, of the University of Saskatchewan, were selected by administrators of the organization, which was...

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