from October 2011 Connections to Chemistry Event
photos by M.Z. Hoffman
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Keynote speaker Bassam Shakhashiri (2011 ACS President-Elect,
University of Wisconsin-Madison) flanked by Debra
Patch (at left) and Meghan Wallace, participants
from Westborough (MA) High School.
Bassam Shakhashiri flanked by Ruth Tanner (2011 NESACS
Chair-Elect; University of Massachusetts Lowell), at left,
and Marietta Schwartz (Chair, NESACS Education Committee;
University of Massachusetts Boston).
Hannah Sevian (University of Massachusetts Boston) conducting
her workshop on What is a "learning progressions perspective" and
what do the new Framework for K-12 Science Education and
Next Generation Science Standards mean for teaching high
Joseph Harney (University of Massachusetts Boston) conducting
his workshop on Artificial Photosynthesis - A Workshop
in Solar Cell Design.
Jack Driscoll (PID Analyzers, LLC) conducting his workshop
on pH and its Effect on the Human Body and the Environment.
Dan Damelin (The Concord Consortium) conducting his workshop
on Using the Molecular Workbench for Inquiry at the Atomic
Shakhashiri presenting the Keynote Address, "Chemistry
and Society Connections: Looking Around, Looking Ahead."
Bassam Shakhashiri with the participants at Connections