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07/13/2020
Funding Opportunity for U.S. GLOBE Community: Grant Applications for 2020/2021 School Year Deadline is 15 July
Youth Learning as Citizen Environmental Scientists (YLACES), seeks grant applications for the 2020/2021 school year. Those working with youth to do research projects through environmental citizen science are invited to submit proposals for support to help acquire the scientific instruments or other necessary data collection tools or materials.  >>

07/13/2020
2020 Community Cloud Challenge Begins this Week (15 July)! Read NASA Press Release
This summer (or winter, if you live in the Southern Hemisphere) join GLOBE in the 2020 Community Cloud Challenge: Science is Better Together. The Community Cloud Challenge kicks off on 15 July 2020 and concludes on 15 August 2020.  >>

07/13/2020
GLOBE Community: Create a “GLOBE Team” Today – Data Collection Made Easy!
GLOBE Community: If you are a GLOBE account holder, you can create and join teams of people, called “GLOBE Teams,” which will enable you to track your group’s data-collection efforts. GLOBE Teams can be used to set up a competition, coordinate a community’s citizen science efforts, support an educational or corporate initiative, or simply enable a group of people to work together.  >>

07/10/2020
U.S. GLOBE Teachers and Partners: Friday (24 July) Watercooler
U.S. GLOBE Teachers and Partners: The Friday Watercoolers will continue through the end of July (31 July). Each meet-up will begin at 3:10 ET with a brief update from U.S. Country Coordinator Jen Bourgeault, and will proceed with a presentation or two from a GLOBE teacher or partner, with time for questions and conversation following. (And, if there is time: GLOBE Trivia!)  >>

07/09/2020
Today (09 July) GLOBE Mission Mosquito Webinar: “Meet Up and Do Science – What’s the Buzz?”
On Thursday, 09 July, at 2:00 p.m. ET (7:00 p.m. UTC), GLOBE Mission Mosquito (GMM) will be hosting a webinar, “Meet Up and Do Science – What’s the Buzz?”  >>

07/09/2020
Deadline for Submitting Feedback on GLOBE IVSS Rubrics is 31 July
The GLOBE Implementation Office (GIO) is in the process of updating the rubrics for the International Virtual Science Symposium (IVSS) based on community feedback and what has been learned during the IVSS events over the last five years.  >>

07/08/2020
2020 Community Cloud Challenge (15 July-15 August): Science is Better Together
This summer (or winter, if you live in the Southern Hemisphere) join GLOBE in the 2020 Community Cloud Challenge: Science is Better Together.  >>

07/08/2020
Today (08 July) Trees Around the GLOBE Campaign Webinar “The Baobab Trees in South Africa as a Symbol of Life and Positivity”
The Trees Around the GLOBE Student Research Campaign webinar “The Baobab Trees in South Africa as a Symbol of Life and Positivity: A Historical Link to Humans through Medicine and Food,” will be held on Wednesday, 08 July, at 10:00 p.m. EDT (2:00 p.m. UTC).  >>

07/07/2020
Join NASA’s Summer of Citizen Science Event 08 July: Panel: Broadening Participation in Citizen Science, Broadening Participation in Science
You are invited to “attend” NASA’s virtual event series, “Summer of Citizen Science.” The series runs from 27 May through 30 September 2020. These live, 90-minute, events will be hosted by Sarah Kirn, and will begin every other Wednesday at 3:30 p.m. ET.  >>

07/06/2020
GLOBE Community: There are Tutorials for That – Learning How to Use the GLOBE Website Made Easy!
Tip of the Week: New to the GLOBE Website? Then check out these easy-to-use resources designed to help you understand, and work with, the various parts of the GLOBE website.  >>