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Harry Kroto at ISU

Posted by Larry on September 7, 2010 at 3:37 PM Comments comments (0)

Sir Harry Kroto, who shared the 1996 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for the discovery of buckminsterfullere, will speak at Indiana State on Nov. 11.  There will be a technical talk at 4:00 pm and another for general audiences on sustainability at 7:00 pm.  The public is welcome.  More details are on this flyer.

Terre Haute Children's Museum Opening

Posted by Larry on September 5, 2010 at 6:26 PM Comments comments (0)

The Children's Museum of Terre Haute will open its new facility the weekend of Sept. 24.  Bill Nye will be visiting and presenting demonstrations outdoors in honor of the opening.  More information can be found in an article from the Tribune-Star.

Executive Committee Meeting

Posted by Larry on August 7, 2010 at 4:36 PM Comments comments (0)

We will have an executive committee meeting on Tuesday, Aug. 10, at 5:15 pm in S-54 at Indiana State University.

Agenda items:

  National Chemistry Week



   Regional Meeting update  (LeRoy)

   Speakers for 2011  (Janet)

   Children's Museum update (Larry)

   Web site report (Larry)