Date: 12:00pm EDT April 10, 2013

“Towards the Greening of Our Minds: creative thinking and challenges”, lecture by Dr. Anne Marteel-Parrish

Sponsored by the Washington College Academy of Lifelong Learning.

Anne Marteel-Parrish is the Frank J. Creegan Chair in Green Chemistry and Associate Professor of Chemistry. Her lecture will discuss the principles of green chemistry, provide examples of applications of green chemistry in academia and industry, and discuss the challenges and rewards of teaching a course without a textbook. Anne will be joined by her student, Karli Newcity, who will talk about her current senior capstone research in green chemistry and engineering.

Admission Fee for luncheon and program: $15 members; $20 non-member.