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08/18/2012
Early Returns Promising as New GLOBE Website Receives Positive Reviews
It is being called a "game changer" and a "turning point for the GLOBE Program." This is what Partners, Country Coordinators and the U.S. Federal Agency Sponsors are saying about the new GLOBE website portal which was released in early July.  >>

08/16/2012
Phenology and Climate … Ask Questions, Discover Answers
Now is the time to learn more about the growing season in your community and GLOBE can help you do just that. As part of the GLOBE Student Climate Research Campaign (SCRC), The GLOBE Program Office (GPO) is seeking measurements of Budburst, Green-up and Green-down as well as measurements of air temperature, precipitation and soil temperature and soil moisture. Now you can play an active role in determining the growing season by doing these protocols throughout the appropriate season at your school.  >>

08/01/2012
Student Science Symposium
This year, for the first time, GLOBE students participated in the 16th GLOBE Annual Partner Meeting. The first GLOBE Student Science Symposium showcased 12 student research projects presented by individual students and student teams from four countries.  >>

08/01/2012
Photo of the Week - August 1
Leaping in the Rain! It doesn't rain very much in Oman. That's why Asma Salim Rashid AlBelushi jumped for joy during a brief downpour at the 16th Annual GLOBE Partner Meeting.  >>

08/01/2012
Annual Meeting Wrap Up
A special thank you to all who attended the 16th GLOBE Annual Partner Meeting. This year, the meeting was held on the campus of St. Catherine University in St. Paul, MN, U.S.A (15-20 July). Participants were treated to inspiring reports from GLOBE regions around the world as well as meaningful updates and presentations from GLOBE Program Office (GPO) staff.  >>

07/31/2012
GLOBE Calendar Competition Begins 1 August 2012
Beginning 1 August, GLOBE students are invited to submit original artwork, photographs, or artifacts to be featured in a GLOBE Calendar for 2013. Student entries should also include a brief statement about how they are using GLOBE to understand and research their local climate. For more information visit the GLOBE Calendar Competition webpage.  >>

07/27/2012
GLOBE Webinars in July and August 2012
The second year of the Student Climate Research Campaign (SCRC) is set to beegin in September 2012 with a focus on students developing and conducting climate science research projects using GLOBE data and other long-term data sets. Participate in the upcoming webinars to learn the latest news about Phase Two.  >>

07/19/2012
16th GLOBE Annual Partner Meeting Currently Underway
15-20 July 2012. The GLOBE international community of partners, scientists, teachers, students together with the GLOBE Program Office staff are enjoying a productive annual meeting in St. Paul, Minnesota. Follow the proceedings on The GLOBE Facebook Page at https://www.facebook.com/TheGLOBEProgram  >>

07/16/2012
16th GLOBE Annual Partner Meeting Starts This Week
More than 115 Partners, Country Coordinators and GLOBE friends from around the world are in St. Paul, Minnesota, USA for the 16th GLOBE Annual Partner Meeting. The event commences on 15 July and will continue through Friday, 20 July.  >>

07/16/2012
Upcoming Webinars Keep Community Informed of SCRC Phase 2
The second year of the Student Climate Research Campaign (SCRC) is set to launch in September 2012 with a focus on students developing and conducting climate science research projects using GLOBE data and other long-term data sets. A series of webinars will help keep you informed and involved.  >>