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Wednesday, August 6 • 9:30am - 12:30pm
W15: cCWCS Miniworkshop: Teaching Basic Chemistry Through Artists' Materials (offered twice)

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This workshop will provide college and university faculty with hands on experience and resources that combine the chemistry of artists rsquo materials with the teaching of basic general organic and analytical chemistry principles The workshop is a small slice of the intensive 5 day cCWCS Chemistry Collaborations Workshops and Communities of Scholars Chemistry of Art Workshop funded through a grant from the National Science Foundation NSF TUES Type 3 Project 1022895 The half day workshop will consist of 4 5 laboratory activities facilitated by cCWCS workshop alumni and leaders who have used these lab activities in their teaching Activities may include light and color XRF analysis of paint and metals metal etching and coloring and synthesis and use of indigo dye


Patricia Hill

Millersville University


Michael Haaf

Ithaca College

Jennifer Mihalick

Chair, Department of Chemistry, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh

Wednesday August 6, 2014 9:30am - 12:30pm EDT
PAD 109
  Laboratory  Pedagogy