Chemists Celebrate Earth Day: Public Outreach & Engagement

Chemists Celebrate Earth Day: Public Outreach & Engagement

Business & Innovation Channel: Green Chemistry Series


Join us as we celebrate the 10th anniversary of Chemists Celebrate Earth Day (CCED) and prepare for this year’s theme “Our Earth: Handle with Care!”





What You Will Learn

  • Why you should get involved in public outreach
  • Chemists Celebrate Earth Day (CCED) history and concept
  • Earth Day 2013 Theme and Resources
  • Hands-on activity ideas
  • And much more…


Webinar Details

Date: Tuesday, March 26, 2013

Time: 2:00-3:00 pm ET

Fee: Free


Meet Your Experts


Dr. Andrew Jorgensen is an associate professor of chemistry and the director of general chemistry at the University of Toledo.  He has served on the ACS Committee on Community Activities where his role included coordinating Chemists Celebrate Earth Day.  He presently serves as Chair of the Society Committee on Education for the ACS.  For several years he coordinated the Toledo Local Section’s Project Seed program.  Dr. Jorgensen has given many presentations on climate change to various audiences including ACS local sections.



Dr. George Heard is an assistant professor of chemistry at the University of North Carolina Asheville and is currently the Chair of the American Chemical Society’s Committee on Community Activities.  For the Western Carolinas Local Section, he is the National Chemistry Week and Chemist’s Celebrate Earth Day co-coordinator and coordinator of the Chemistry Olympiad.  Dr. Heard is a native of Australia and has been living in the US since 1999.





This episode of ACS Webinars™ is co-produced with Chemists Celebrate Earth Day (CCED) and the  Committee on Community Activities (CCA).




The Fine Print

ACS Webinars™ does not endorse any products or services. The views expressed in this presentation are those of the presenters and do not necessarily reflect the views or policies of the American Chemical Society.



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