Fourth Annual Chemistry Demonstration Workshop

July 10th, 2013: Casey, Natalie, and Dr. Caran hosted 29 middle and high school teachers throughout Virginia for an all day Chemistry Demonstration Workshop.

Demo for Stewart Middle School

Thursday May 23rd, 2013: Casey & Dr. Caran did a set of demo shows for 6th Grade students from Stewart Middle School.

Presentation at VAST’s PDI Conference

Friday November 9th – Saturday November 10th, 2012: Casey and Dr. Caran will be presenting a talk titled: “ChemDemo Website & Workshop: Catalysts for Science Educators” about the resources they have available for teachers.

Boy Scout Camporee – Stonewall Jackson Area Council

Saturday October, 15 2012: JMU ChemDemo collaborated with JMU’s National Science Teachers’ Association Chapter to do a series of demos for boy scouts at the Stonewall Jackson Area Council’s Camporee at James Madison’s estate, Montpelier.

National ACS Meeting in Philadelphia, PA

Sunday August 19th – Thursday August 23rd, 2012: Casey will be giving two talks on Sunday.

3rd Annual Chemistry Demonstration Workshop

Friday July 20th, 2012: Casey and Dr. Caran hosted 31 science from around Virginia on for an all day Chemistry Demonstration Workshop.

Demo @ Highland County Library

Tuesday July 17th, 2012: JMU ChemDemo did a chemistry “magic show” at the Highland County Library in Monterey, VA as part of their summer program.

Demo @ Waynesboro High School

Monday July 9th, 2012: JMU ChemDemo did a set of demos and activities with students at Waynesboro High School as part of their Purple and Gold Connections program. For more pictures, see their blog. (Also see here.)

Demo @ NW Works

Tuesday July 3rd, 2012: We did a chemistry “magic show” for clients at NW Works.

VSDB Camp

Monday June 25th – Thursday June 29th, 2012: Casey and 6 JMU Chem professors helped run a science camp at the Virginia School for the Deaf and Blind (VSDB).

Demo Day 2012

Thursday March 1st, 2012: The freshman chemistry majors at JMU learned how to do 4 demonstrations and tie-dye t-shirts.

Presentation at VAST’s PDI Conference

Friday November 18, 2011: Casey and Dr. Caran presented a talk to attendees of the Virginia Association of Science Teachers’ Professional Development Institute.

National ACS Meeting in Denver, CO

Sunday August 28 – Wednesday August 31, 2011: Casey presented her chemical demonstrations research at the National ACS meeting.

2nd Annual Chemistry Demonstration Workshop

Friday July 15th, 2011: Casey and Dr. Caran hosted 19 high school teachers and 1 high school senior from around the Commonwealth on for an all day Chemistry Demonstration Workshop.

Demonstration Video Shoot

Wednesday June 29th, 2011: Casey and Dr. Caran participate in a video shoot involving dry ice and liquid nitrogen demos.

VA ACS Meeting at UVA

Friday April 8th, 2011: Casey presented on her research with demonstrations at the poster session.

Demo Day 2011

Thursday March 3rd, 2011: The freshman chemistry majors at JMU learned how to do 3 demonstrations and tie-dye t-shirts.

1st Annual Chemistry Demonstration Workshop

Tuesday July 20th, 2010: We had 12 teachers from around the state of Virginia attend for some hands-on learning and networking.

Demo Day 2010

Thursday February 4th, 2010: The freshman chemistry majors at JMU learned how to do a demonstration and tie-dye t-shirts.