Chemistry World Magazine,
published by the Royal Society of Chemistry, recently interviewed Anne Kondo
and Justin Fair of the IUP Chemistry Department on the chemistry skills gap.
In "Going Soft",
Mark Peplow dives into the growing importance placed on skills needed for
teamwork and communication. The article highlights the current efforts at IUP
to design an academic minor in effective teamwork and communication and integrate
interdisciplinary teamwork projects within in-major coursework.