As part of National Chemistry Week, the ACS hosts an illustrated poem contest for K-12 students. We selected poems from the local section for chemistry themes ("Marvelous Metals"), creative poetry, and excellent artwork. Winners of each category are submitted from each local section to the National contest. Congratulations to all of our winners, and thank… Continue reading National Chemistry Week 2019 Illustrated Poetry Contest Winners!
We celebrated National Chemistry Week at the Arizona Museum of Natural History. With help from our local section members and chemistry students from Arizona State University, we showcased how "Chemistry is out of this World!" It was a jam-packed day of hands-on activities, guest lectures, and all around fun with chemistry! Dr. Young from the… Continue reading Chemistry is Out of this World!
We are delighted to share some exciting news! One of the entires from our local section was awarded First Place in the 2018 CCEW Illustrated Poem Contest in the Grade 6-8 category! Greatest congratulations, Luc! We selected category winners from our local section, and these entries were then advanced to the National CCEW Illustrated Poem Contest. This… Continue reading We have a Winner!
What a week! We learned all about the chemistry of our oceans with Chemists Celebrate Earth Week (CCEW). CCEW is a community-based program of the American Chemical Society that has been devoted to communicating the roles of chemistry in the world for 15 years! CAZACS sponsored an event at the Arizona Museum of Natural History… Continue reading CAZACS Celebrates Earth Week
As part of Chemists Celebrate Earth Week, the ACS sponsors an illustrated poem contest for K-12 students. We selected poems for chemistry themes, and for excellent artwork. Winners of each category are submitted from each local section to the National contest. Congratulations to all of our winners, and thank you for your submissions! Grades 9-12… Continue reading Chemists Celebrate Earth Week 2018 Illustrated Poem Contest Winners!