Crystal Growing Contest 2015

On Tuesday, December 8, the Toronto Section of the Chemical Institute of Canada (CICTOR) was very happy to see that over 15 schools participated in this year’s Crystal Growing Competition! University of Toronto’s very own Crystallographer, Dr. Alan Lough, participated in the judging of this year’s crystals. We had wonderful submissions in all three categories (Best Overall, Best Quality, Best Teacher), please see the Crystal […]

Celebration of National Chemistry Week at the Toronto Public Library Branches

CIC Toronto Section celebrated National Chemistry week during October 18-25. Chemistry demonstrations in Toronto libraries were part of this celebration. We believe that nothing in this world can exist without chemistry being involved in it. Delivering this message for future generation is one of our priorities. They should believe that knowing and understanding chemistry is essential for nowadays life. We […]

The Industrial Chemistry and Engineering Conference is coming up in November!

The Industrial Chemistry and Engineering Conference is coming up in November!

The Industrial Chemistry and Engineering (ICE) Conference/Courses will bring together industry experts, highlighting new chemical manufacturing processes, emerging regulatory affairs and advances in laboratory practices. The ICE Conference will offer one day of speaker presentations (Nov. 2) followed by 2 days of optional Professional Development Courses (Nov. 3-4). Chemistry is known for its diversity, and the same can be said […]

Ryerson’s Student Spaceflight Experiments Program (SSEP) Prepares for Liftoff in Fall 2015

Undergraduate students from the Faculty of Science at Ryerson University were given the amazing opportunity to design a science experiment to be performed in space! The 9 week research competition was in collaboration with high school students across the GTA. More than 160 students participated in the competition and a total of 21 proposals were submitted. We congratulate Preet Kahlon, […]

CIC Chemistry Café & AGM – May 29!

The Chemical Institute of Canada Toronto Section is hosting it’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) at the Mattamy Athletic Centre (formerly known as the Maple Leaf Gardens) on May 29, 2015 from 5–8 pm. In conjunction with the AGM, CIC Toronto Section is presenting an exciting inaugural event: the CIC Chemistry Café! There will be a guest lecture on “Why chocolate melts in your […]

Upcoming Chemistry Career Fair – April 9th!

The University of Toronto ChemClub, Chemical Institute of Canada-Toronto Chapter, and Ryerson University are co-hosting a career fair scheduled to take place on April 9th from 9:30am-4:00pm at Lash Miller Laboratories (80 St. George Street). Briefly, the purpose of this career fair is to equip chemists with skills and connections required to begin and excel in their careers. Speakers from a […]