Outreach News

Wednesday, 30 September 2015

ICN2 in the Media: Investigación y Ciencia cites the Institute outreach activites

Investigación y Ciencia is a magazine devoted to science dissemination. In its latest issue it includes a thoughtful discussion about the future of science teaching. ICN2 appears among the four pictures illustrating the article, showing one of the ESCOLAB visits to the laboratory of the ICN2 Inorganic Nanoparticles Group.

Friday, 28 August 2015

100xCiencia: Top scientists meet top journalists to discuss about “Communicating Frontier Science”

The 100xCiencia encounter will summit in La Palma (October 7-8) outstanding journalists and scientists. The event will explain the science carried out by the main centres of R&D in Spain, those accredited with the Severo Ochoa Excellence award, and will establish a debate with communicators and journalists about how to communicate and to popularize their scientific activity.

Friday, 17 July 2015

ICN2 hosts Joves i Ciencia Program one more year

Eight students have developed their 2015 Joves i Ciencia Program projects at the ICN2 with the collaboration of eight of our researchers. In a two-week program, funded by the Fundació Catalunya La Pedrera, the pre-university students got in touch with real nanoscience and nanotechnology research.

Tuesday, 25 August 2015

ICN2 collaborates with Young Students in their Research Work at High School

ICN2 was one of the research centres collaborating in the “Programa de suport a la realització de treballs de recerca d’alumnat de batxillerat en col·laboració amb personal investigador d’entitats de recerca" selected by the students to develop their research work. The program is led by the “Departament d'Ensenyament de la Generalitat·”

Thursday, 09 July 2015

First session of the 2015-2016 NanoEduca program held at CCCB

About 90 High School teachers attended the event on July the 7th and they were introduced to the nanoworld. The organizing committee formed by ICN2, UB, UAB and CESIRE explained the different steps of the program and gave some tools and resources to communicate nanoscience. ICREA Prof Victor Puntes gave a talk about the state-of-the art of nanomaterials.