Indiana University Bloomington
Environmental Chemistry Lab

Outreach

The Raff lab is committed to communicating the results of our research to the public and increasing literacy in the chemical and environmental sciences. Please contact Professor Raff if you are a school teacher and would like to schedule a guest lecture or a tour of the laboratory for your class.

Outreach Activities

Professor Raff demonstrates the concept of ocean acidification (a consequence of rising atmospheric CO2 levels) to middle school students during the "Pathfinders Summer Program at IU." This year's theme was air pollution and climate change. The program was attended by 155 students from schools around Indiana.
Professor Raff demonstrates the effect of ozone (a harmful component of air pollution) on rubber to middle school students during the "Pathfinders Summer Program at IU."
Students help Prof. Raff demonstrate how carbon dioxide is a greenhouse gas during the "Pathfinders Summer Program at IU."