News - University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez Campus
03/23/2023Join the GLOBE Earth Day Activity: Collect, Visualize, Connect
Earth Day, 22 April, marks the 28th Anniversary of The GLOBE Program! To celebrate, the GLOBE Implementation Office (GIO) invites the community to participate in a special Earth Day Activity using GLOBE protocols. The deadline for this activity is 31 March. >>
03/23/202321-28 March: Join Trees Around the GLOBE One-Week Paired Tree Height and Land Cover Intensive Observation Period 2023
The Trees Around the GLOBE Student Research Campaign is hosting a One-Week Tree Height and Land Cover Intensive Observation Period (IOP) from 21 March (which is the International Day of Forests) through 28 March. >>
03/23/2023The GLOBE Urban Heat Island Effect (UHIE)-Surface Temperature IOP is On
The March Urban Heat Island Effect (UHIE)-Surface Temperature Intensive Observation Period (IOP) begins today, 01 March, and will take place throughout the month. >>
03/22/2023GLOBE’s Accessibility Technology Solution Sub-Committee Seeks Input from Visually Impaired Community Members
GLOBE’s Accessibility Technology Solution Sub-Committee is seeking input from the GLOBE community. The special committee is charged by GLOBE’s Working Group chairs to explore ways in which technology and other tools can potentially facilitate greater levels of accessibility for everyone in relation to GLOBE tools and resources. The goal of this effort is to reduce and, where possible, remove impediments to maximum levels of participation in GLOBE. >>
03/20/2023Keeping Up with GLOBE Star Stories? Read About Our Latest Stars!
Have you been keeping up with the latest GLOBE Star Stories? GLOBE Stars are stories of projects, people and extraordinary activities being conducted around the world in connection to GLOBE. These GLOBE Stars are the bright lights that spark our imagination and inspire us with news of GLOBE at work in the world. >>
03/20/2023Ready to Find Out How to Get Started with GLOBE? GLOBE is Ready for You! Education and Research Made Easy!
Tip of the Week: GLOBE would not be where it is today without the support of the program’s numerous partners and contributors. GLOBE relies on people with many different backgrounds to help grow the collective understanding of an everchanging world. Whether you are an educator, student, science professional or an interested individual eager to learn about Earth system science, GLOBE has a place for you. >>
03/20/2023GISN Member? GLOBE Teacher? Join the GISN Social Hour on 28 March
Are you a member of the GLOBE International STEM Network (GISN)? Want to learn more about the GISN? Then The GLOBE Program would like to invite you to join the “GISN Social Hour” on Tuesday, 28 March, at 11:00 a.m. EDT (09:00 a.m. MDT). >>
03/20/2023Registration for the 2023 U.S. Student Research Symposia is Open
Registration is open for the 2023 U.S. Regional Student Research Symposia (SRS). At a SRS, students can share the results of their hard work in GLOBE research investigations. For students in the 5th to 12th grades, the symposia offer the chance to discuss research projects with STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) professionals, share ideas and learn from peers, and explore STEM careers. Symposia are held every spring in each of GLOBE's six U.S. regions. >>
03/16/2023GIO Welcomes New Director of Operations and Implementation
After an internal search at UCAR, I am happy to share that starting April 3rd, John Ristvey will assume the role of GIO Director of Operations and Implementation. John brings experience with The GLOBE Program as a former GIO Associate Director and as a current GLOBE partner. >>
03/14/2023Check Out New GLOBE Air Quality Campaign Web Pages – What’s Going On in Your Region?
The GLOBE Program has recently updated the website with regard to current air quality campaigns. Air quality measurements help scientists and researchers determine how clean or polluted the air is. The quality of air in your neighborhood, town or regional area can have significant impact on human health and environmental processes surrounding nearby communities. >>
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