Chemistry, art, and cultural diversity

Author(s): 

Patricia Hill

Author Affiliation: 

Millersville University

Year: 

2010

Abstract: 

Typically chemistry classes provide few opportunities to address issues of cultural diversity. However, in courses that combine the study of science and art, diverse cultural heritages can be examined from both perspectives giving students a better understanding of the meaning of being human. This presentation will offer several examples of assignments and laboratory activities, which weave together the study of artists