10/17/2019MRU Education students-Off-campus commitment creates lasting bond
Earlier this semester, 79 third-year Mount Royal University teacher candidates hit the road for some off-campus, in-classroom practical learning experiences. The Bachelor of Education — Elementary (BEd) students spent a day facilitating science (GLOBE program), technology and math lessons at the Nakoda Elementary School (NES) in Morley, with 160 elementary students from Grades 2 through 5 interacting with Mount Royal’s soon-to-be elementary educators. >>
05/03/2019Today (03 May): Join a Zoom Broadcast Straight from the Northwest Student Research Symposium
Join us Friday, 03 May, at 10:30 a.m. PT (1:30 p.m. ET) from the Northwest Student Research Symposium, which is taking place at Beach Camp in Edmunds, Washington, USA. >>
03/26/2019Help NASA Measure Trees with Your Smartphone
Healthy forests play a crucial role in Earth’s ecosystem as growing trees take up carbon from the atmosphere. NASA satellites and airborne missions study forests to see how carbon moves through ecosystems – and now citizen scientists can help investigate this key question as well by using their smartphone to measure tree height. >>
09/21/2018GLOBE Observer Land Cover Challenge -- Starts Tomorrow!
GLOBE Observer Land Cover is kicking off with a data challenge to map as much land as possible between 22 Sept., Public Lands Day, and 1 Oct., NASA’s 60th anniversary. >>