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10/14/2021Girl Scout /SciStarter Tree Promise Effort to Plant 5 Million Trees in 5 Years Highlights Use of GLOBE Observer Trees Tool
Girl Scouts has teamed up with SciStarter (a GLOBE Partner, which provides a database of thousands of vetted, searchable projects and events through an online citizen science project directory) to curate projects for girls, volunteers, and others to deepen their engagement as they participate in the “Tree Promise” project and learn more about citizen science. >>
10/14/2021U.S. GLOBE Teachers and Partners: Join the Watercoolers in October
U.S. GLOBE Teachers and Partners: Join the Watercoolers in October. Watercoolers are held most Thursdays, at 04:10 p.m. ET. They provide an informal opportunity to connect with other GLOBE teachers and partners to share ideas. Each week begins with a presentation from a teacher or partner, with time for questions and conversation following. >>
10/12/2021Keeping Up with GLOBE’s DEI Blogs? Read the Most Recent Blogs Today!
If you haven’t had a chance to read the most recent Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) blogs, perhaps today is the day to catch up! >>
10/11/2021GISN Accepts Early Career STEM Professionals – Paying it Forward Made Easy!
Tip of the Week: The GLOBE International STEM Network (GISN) is seeking early career STEM professionals. This GISN subgroup consists of members who are upper-level undergraduate or master's students pursuing a degree in a STEM field, as well as recent graduates who are working in STEM fields who have less than five years’ experience. >>
10/07/2021Today (07 October) Deadline to Register for the 2021 North American Regional Meeting (NARM)
Registration for the 2021 North American Regional Meeting (NARM) is now open. The meeting, which will be held virtually this year, will run from Tuesday, 12 October to Thursday, 14 October. This year, the theme of NARM is “Adapting to a Changing GLOBE,” which is a continuation of the theme from the 2021 GLOBE Annual Meeting. The regular registration deadline is 11:59 p.m. MDT on 07 October 2021, with a registration cost of $35.00 USD (plus a 5 percent service fee). >>
10/07/2021Today (07 October) U.S. GLOBE Teachers and Partners Watercooler
Today, 07 October, join the Watercooler “Sustainable Development Goals and Science-based Decision Making,” and hear from GLOBE Partner Larisa Schelkin, Global STEM Education Center, Inc., regarding GLOBE and Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) from the perspectives of the United Nation Global Environmental Outlook and science diplomacy (science-based decision making) – and how to bring these ideas into your classroom. >>
10/05/2021Tomorrow (06 October) 2022 IVSS Informational Webinar
GLOBE is pleased to announce the 2022 GLOBE International Virtual Science Symposium (IVSS)! The IVSS is a way for primary through undergraduate students from all GLOBE countries to showcase their hard work. With GLOBE, students explore the natural world through hands on investigations in their own communities, sparking their curiosity and interest in science. This often leads to inquiries that help solve real-world problems and further understanding of our global environment. >>
10/04/2021Have Questions About GLOBE? Check Out These FAQs – Assistance Made Easy!
Tip of the Week: GLOBE community members – as you explore GLOBE, keep in mind that there are many answers already available to you on the website. >>
10/01/2021Earth Science Week 2021: 10-16 October
This year, Earth Science Week (ESW) will be held from 10-16 October. Since October 1998, the American Geosciences Institute (AGI) has organized this national and international event to help the public gain a better understanding and appreciation for the Earth sciences and to encourage stewardship of the Earth. This year, ESW will celebrate the theme "Water Today and for the Future." The event will focus on the importance of learning how to understand, conserve, and protect water, perhaps Earth's most vital resource. >>
10/01/2021Twelve Countries Celebrate Anniversary with The GLOBE Program in October
Congratulations to the 12 GLOBE countries celebrating anniversaries of successful GLOBE implementation during the month of October. >>
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