National Chemistry Week Events Start Oct. 22


The Department of Chemistry has organized a series of events Oct. 22-27 to celebrate National Chemistry Week. The theme for this year’s celebration is “Chemistry Rocks.” Faculty, staff and students are encouraged to participate in the events.

Sunday, Oct. 22

  • Tie Dye Party – Bring your own 100 percent cotton dyeable object (T-shirt, lab coat, etc.), 6 p.m. in Magill Hall Room 212.

Monday, Oct. 23

  • Cinematic Educational Experience and Costume Contest, 6 p.m. in Magill Hall Room 218.

Tuesday, Oct. 24

  • Chemistry Rocks Webinar, 6-7 p.m. in Rhodes Hall Room 121.

Wednesday, Oct. 25

  • Chemistry Awards and Social – announcing Mole-E awards and more, noon-1 p.m. in Rhodes Hall Room 121.
  • Trivia Night: Chemistry Rocks! – Teams of four, 6:45 p.m. in Rhodes Hall Room 121.

Friday, Oct 27

  • Chemistry Demos, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at the DNA Fountain (between Rhodes Hall and Mark F. Scully Building). In case of inclement weather, event will take place in the Magill Hall atrium.