CIC Career Talk

The Chemical Institute of Canada Toronto Section (CICTor) is launching a new initiative for career exploration and networking! The Career Exploration Series will feature informal talks presented by graduates in the chemical field who are currently working in non-traditional careers in a variety of fields. Join us for the Career Exploration Series talk on Clinical…

Memorial University of Newfoundland Global Women’s Breakfast (MUNGWB2020)

The Department of Chemistry at Memorial University of Newfoundland is extremely happy to host the 2nd edition of the IUPAC Global Women’s Breakfast! This year, MUN GWB’s main event will be a panel of discussion with inspiring and amazing women from the most various fields, talking about the most different subjects, sharing ideas, experiences, and…

Battling “buddy”

As if collecting the sap of maple trees and transforming it into syrup were not challenging enough, sugar bush operators can find all their hard work ruined in its final stages by an off-flavour that goes by the ironic name of “buddy”. Although the suspected cause is some organic constituent absorbed by sap as it makes its way through the inner recesses of the tree, this problem has remained unexplained and unpredictable.

LGBTQ+ in STEM conference

On October 4th and 5th, 2019, the University of Windsor hosted the LGBTQ+ in STEM conference, a first of its kind event in Canada, with participants from across Canada and a few from the US. The Chemical Institute of Canada was a proud supporter of this event, which brought together LGBTQ+ people and allies to…