In light of COVID-19: Announcements and Educational Resources

This will be a short update, but we wanted to let you know about several upcoming events that were cancelled in response to the recent viral outbreak.

The following events have been cancelled:

March 28, Musical Instrument Museum “Unlocking the Secrets of the Stradivarius”

April 2, Eyring Lecture and Reception

April 4, Prescott Regional SciTech Festival

April 4, AZAstroBio Symposium

April 9, STEM on Tap (suspended indefinitely)

April 18, Future of Food Webcast (will be rescheduled at a later date)

April 19, Chemists Celebrate Earth Week in-person events and hands-on activities

May 23-26, Chemistry Cafe at Phoenix Fan Fusion (rescheduled with Phoenix Fan Fusion until September)

The following events are proceeding (as of March 16):

Chemists Celebrate Earth Week Illustrated Poetry Contest (contact Christina if you want to know more about this)

April 18, By-laws Review & Open Forum (This will be a web/phone meeting)


Furthermore, the American Association of Chemistry Teachers (AACT) has unlocked some online materials through March 31. They have units in a variety of chemistry topics for all age groups. If you are teaching children at home, or if you are an educator that needs to teach material online, you can find these valuable resources here.

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