On Aug. 4, 2017, the Chemical Institute of Canada (CIC), working with advocacy partners the Canadian Consortium for Research (CCR) and the Partnership Group for Science and Engineering (PAGSE), submitted pre-budget recommendations for the 2017 Federal budget with the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance (FINA).
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Laura Reyes, Career Development Leader, CIC
Canada’s secondary school chemistry whizzes brought home silver and bronze medals as well as an honourable mention at the 49th International Chemistry Olympiad team, held this past July 6-15 in the city of Nakhon Pathom in central Thailand. Team members included silver medalist Hermish Mehta of University of Toronto Schools, Jeffrey Zhou of Western Canada High School in Calgary, who won bronze, Raluca Petrut, also of University of Toronto Schools, who was awarded honourable mention and Karen Li of Marc Garneau Collegiate Institute in Toronto.