12/11/2018U.S. K-12 Teachers: Deadline to Apply for Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching Semester is 15 January 2019
U.S. K-12 Teachers: Applications for the Fulbright Distinguished Awards Program will be accepted through 19 January 2019. The Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching Semester Program for U.S. Teachers (Fulbright DA) provides an opportunity for K–12 educators from the United States to take part in a three-month to six-month professional development experience abroad. >>
12/11/2018Participating in 2019 IVSS? Reports Accepted 01 January through 10 April 2019
GLOBE is excited to host the 6th International Virtual Science Symposium (IVSS). The IVSS is a place for K-16 (primary to undergraduate) students from around the world to share their GLOBE research with other students, teachers, STEM professionals, and community members in an entirely online platform. Reports will be accepted from 01 January through 10 April 2019. >>
12/10/2018Europe and Eurasia Annual Meeting in Toulouse
Members of GLOBE Program community in Europe and Eurasia Region exchanged their experience at the Annual Regional Meeting in France last month. The event was hosted by the GLOBE France team in the premises of CNES (French Space Agency) in Toulouse. >>
12/10/2018U.S. Partners/Country Coordinators: Monthly Email Summary of Partner Dashboard Will Provide Insight into Your GLOBE Activities!
Tip of the Week: U.S. Partners and Country Coordinators – You have begun to receive, and will continue to receive, an important monthly email that will give you a deeper insight into the status of your GLOBE-related activities. >>
12/07/2018January 2019: Trees Around the GLOBE Student Research Campaign Intensive Observation Period – Tree Height
The Trees Around the GLOBE Student Research Campaign will host an Intensive Observation Period (IOP) during the month of January 2019 (winter in the Northern Hemisphere, summer in the Southern Hemisphere). This is the first of four IOPs that will be held during the campaign: January 2019, Tree Height; April 2019, Land Cover; July 2019, Tree Height; and October 2019, Land Cover. >>
12/07/2018Miss the 2019 IVSS Informational Webinar? Watch it Now! Projects Due 10 April 2019
On 25 October, Dr. Julie Malmberg hosted an informational webinar. The webinar provided an overview of the 2019 IVSS, and a look at the updated virtual badges. If you missed the webinar, or would like to view it again, click here! >>
12/06/2018Participating in the GLOBE Mission Mosquito Field Measurement Campaign? What is the Story of Climate Change and Mosquitoes? Read This Blog!
What is the story of climate change and mosquitoes? Read the latest blog written by Dr. Russanne Low, the science lead for the GLOBE Mission Mosquito Field Measurement Campaign and find out! >>
12/05/2018GLOBE and Eco-Schools USA Offering Online, Self-Paced Course through 09 January: “Using Earth Systems Science in Your Schoolyard Habitat”
Currently, Eco-Schools USA is offering a free, online, self-paced course using GLOBE protocols. This course began in November and will run through 09 January. The focus is on GLOBE Training for Eco-Schools: Using Earth Systems Science in your Schoolyard Habitat. >>
12/04/2018Global Shout-Outs for Trees Around the GLOBE Research Campaign November Measurements!
Here are the shout-outs for the Top 5 Most Active GLOBE Participants taking tree height, greenings (Green Up/Green Down), and land cover measurements for the Trees Around the GLOBE Student Research Campaign for the month of November! >>
12/04/2018The GLOBE Zika Education and Prevention Project Continues in Asia and Pacific Region
As part of the GLOBE Zika Education and Prevention Project, nine countries from the Asia and Pacific Region (India, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Nepal, Palau, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Thailand, and Vietnam) are conducting Country Mosquito Trainings (CMTs). The goal of these CMTs is to train public health officials, teachers, and community leaders on how to use the Mosquito Habitat Mapper (found within the GLOBE Observer app) to limit the spread of mosquito-borne disease. Participating countries are quickly moving forward on this effort, having already conducted 30 CMTs throughout the region. >>