News - University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez Campus
12/16/2016United States Regional Student Research Symposia: 27 April 2017 – 03 June 2017
Through a grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF), students from across the United States have the opportunity to come together at one of six face-to-face regional science symposia (formerly regional science fairs) to share the results of field investigations using GLOBE Program protocols. The competition grade spans are: grades 5-8 and grades 9-12. >>
12/09/2016GISN Community: GLOBE Across the Curriculum – Interdisciplinary Studies Made Easy!
Tip of the Week: Check out GLOBE Across the Curriculum. GLOBE provides students with a more integrated view of the various subjects they study and supports curricula interconnections in all areas. Interdisciplinary GLOBE projects have included science, mathematics, technology, geography, social studies, language, culture, art, music, physical education, cross-age collaborations, service learning projects, life-long learning opportunities and community involvement. >>
12/08/2016Read Dr. C’s Latest Blog on Urban Heat Island/Student Research Campaign
The GLOBE Program is hosting the annual Urban Heat Island/Student Research Campaign (formerly known as the Surface Temperature Field Campaign) from December 1 to December 31, 2016. Want to know more about the campaign? Read the latest blog by Dr. Kevin Czajkowski (Dr. C), campaign scientist. >>
12/07/2016GLOBE Community: Thanks for Participating in the GLOBE Data Quality Challenge 2016
GLOBE would like to thank all of the community members who participated in the Data Quality Challenge! Your work in comparing site locations associated with your account, and correcting the ones that needed to be corrected, is greatly appreciated! Data entry is about quality as much as quantity! >>
12/06/2016Life Science Teachers! Earn a $300 Stipend to Help Pilot-Test Classroom Modules
BSCS (Biological Science Curriculum Study) is developing middle and high school health and science literacy curriculum modules and they need your help to pilot-test the modules in your classroom. The modules are part of a National Institutes of Health (NIH)-funded project, Developing Skills in Health Literacy. >>
12/06/2016The GLOBE Urban Heat Island/Student Research Campaign 2016 Has Begun! Register for Upcoming Webinar
The GLOBE Program will host the annual Urban Heat Island/Student Research Campaign (formerly known as the Surface Temperature Field Campaign) from December 1 to December 31, 2016. >>
12/05/2016Do GLOBE Citizen Scientists Bring NASA into the School Yard? Read Latest IEEE Article and Find Out!
Where can teachers bring students for age-appropriate hands on activities that will introduce them to the science that makes up our world? To The GLOBE Program, of course! >>
12/05/2016GISN Members: Check Out the GISN Video and Profile Guidelines – Updating Made Easy!
Tip of the Week: GISN Members – Have you seen the GISN Video and Profile Guidelines? We invite you to create a two-minute (or shorter) video clip to introduce you and your science to GLOBE students and teachers. >>
12/01/201604 Dec is the Last Day to Enter the Data Quality Challenge!
Since Monday, 28 November, GLOBE schools have been responding to the Data Quality Challenge. The Challenge will run through 04 December 2016. Why a Data Quality Challenge? Because we need our community members – you – to compare the site locations associated with your account and to correct the ones that need to be corrected. Data entry is about quality as much as quantity! >>
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