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04/19/2018
Walk-a-Thon for Water: GLOBE Protocol Helps U.S. Students Raise Scientific and Cultural Awareness
GLOBE hydrosphere protocols in hand, and practical purpose at heart, students in Newport News, Virginia, USA, increased their insight into how children in other parts of the world live with, and sometimes without, readily available water.  >>
04/19/2018
Israeli Students Dig Deep in Examination of Invasive Species
From January through March 2018, students at the Ibn Rushd Primary School in Qalansuwa, Israel, dug in to examine the impacts of an invasive species, the Acacia Saligna tree, on local native species.  >>
04/18/2018
GLOBE Europe and Eurasia Regional Meeting in Israel Inspires Sense of Community Linked by Common Values
During the GLOBE Europe and Eurasia Regional Meeting, which was held in Israel in November 2017, community members from diverse communities came together to learn, teach, and expand their horizons – and ended up coming away with a sense of community linked by common values.  >>
10/24/2017
Learning Expedition in Nepal
From 10-16 September, participants came together for a six-day GLOBE Learning Expedition in the cities of Kathmandu and Pokhara in Nepal.  >>
09/08/2017
GLOBE Program Taiwan Hosts the GLOBE Asia-Pacific Science Festival
The GLOBE students’ poster presentation section was one of the highlights in this exhibition.  >>
08/17/2017
GLOBE Students at Muhu Basic School (Estonia) Spend Summer Day Inspiring U.S. Department of State Visitor
On 01 August 2017, Deborah Klepp from the U.S. State Department visited Muhu Pohikool (Muhu Basic School) to learn how The GLOBE Program works in an Estonian school, and to learn from the students how their methods can be implemented in other schools around the world.  >>
08/14/2017
Training Strengthens Collaborative Bonds between GLOBE and Peace Corps
A GLOBE training conducted in April (24-28) at the “Addressing Environmental Shocks and Stresses Workshop” at Peace Corps Headquarters in Washington, D.C., focused on strengthening the already strong collaborative bonds between the two programs.  >>
07/19/2017
National Child Club Conference in Nepal
During the conference the students learned how they can take part in practical science and how to view and analyze data collected from around the world.  >>
06/15/2017
Tzu-Ying Yang -- STEM Stories: GLOBE Taiwan
“We not only got to share what we learned and what we loved with participants from all over the world, but we also had the opportunity to listen to reports from many experts and other students. Everyone there showed great passion for GLOBE. This made me have even more enthusiasm for learning science and participating in science activities. GLOBE has inspired me a lot. I know now that I want to study Earth Science further.”  >>
04/17/2017
Mira Hrvatin -- STEM Stories: GLOBE Croatia
Mira Hrvatin joined the GLOBE Program back in 1998. Hrvatin and her students’ study initiated changes on both the local and national scale. In 2007, a Law on Protection Against Light Pollution was passed by the Croatian Parliament.  >>