From: Ralph Stuart <rstuartcih**At_Symbol_Here**>
Subject: [DCHAS-L] Bench ready chemists?
Date: Tue, 16 Sep 2014 11:29:03 -0400
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I noticed an article in the Journal of Chemical Education this week that describes an Australian University's efforts to incorporate graduate attributes into its curriculum to "produce bench-ready chemists". The list of attributes include:
? Creative and critical thinkers
? Empowered
? Engaged
? Ethical
? Knowledgeable
? Sustainability-focused
? Communicators
? Collaborators
? Problem solvers
? Organizers
? Able to apply technologies
? Information literate

Oddly, I don't find safety mentioned in the article and I'm not clear if it fits into any of the categories above...

- Ralph

Ralph Stuart, CIH

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