CHEDSunday, March 25, 2007

1:30 PM-5:00 PM McCormick Place North -- Room N229, Level 2, Oral
George C. Pimentel Award in Chemical Education: Symposium in Honor of A. Truman Schwartz
Science Literacy and the Liberal Art of Chemistry
Presiding:Conrad L. Stanitski
Organizer, Presiding:Wayne C. Wolsey
1:30 PMIntroductory Remarks
1:35 PMThe familiarity of chemistry and the role of chemists in achieving science literacy
Bassam Z. Shakhashiri
2:00 PMIntellectual kinetics and thermodynamics of interdisciplinary research
Chad M. Rienstra
2:25 PMResearch in high school chemistry
Lois Fruen
2:50 PMScientific literacy: Institutes of technology and ninny ideas
Conrad L. Stanitski
3:15 PMIntermission
3:25 PMUnderstudied science: Challenging the neglect of chemistry by philosophers of science
Holly VandeWall
3:50 PMChemistry at a liberal arts college, in context
Wayne C. Wolsey
4:15 PMAward Address (George C. Pimentel Award in Chemical Education, sponsored by Cengage Publishing and the ACS Division of Chemical Education). Chemistry education, science literacy, and the liberal arts
A. Truman Schwartz

Symposium Grid -- Division of Chemical Education -- Session Listing

The 233rd ACS National Meeting, Chicago, IL, March 25-29, 2007