December 7, 2016

Using Listly for “lists made social” (and #AGU16 presentations)

Using Listly for "lists made social" (and #AGU16 presentations)

Looking for a way to create, curate, and share lists? Perhaps Listly can help (especially with recommended #AGU16 presentations and events)

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November 30, 2016

Take-home final exam – Earth Science for Future Presidents

Take-home final exam - Earth Science for Future Presidents

The book that has yet to be written is “Earth Science for Future Presidents,” to make sure every President is prepared when it comes to Earth science and Earth issues. For your take-home exam, you are writing a nonfiction book proposal titled “Earth Science for Future Presidents”…

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November 21, 2016

Explore Global Weirding with Dr. Katharine Hayhoe

Explore Global Weirding with Dr. Katharine Hayhoe

Learn how climate scientist Dr. Hayhoe expands her passion for communication and advocates about the reality of global warming through a YouTube video series, Global Weirding.

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November 14, 2016

#GeoWeek – Celebrate Geography Awareness Week

#GeoWeek - Celebrate Geography Awareness Week

Welcome to Geography Awareness Week! Held the third week of November each year, join the celebration and efforts to help the younger generation make effective decisions, understand geo-spatial issues, and recognize their impacts as global citizens.

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November 10, 2016

World Science Day for Peace and Development 2016

World Science Day for Peace and Development 2016

An internationally celebrated day to highlight the importance of science in and for society and that science, peace and development are interlinked

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October 26, 2016

2016 Earth science election activity for students

2016 Earth science election activity for students

Help students explore the grand challenges in Earth science during this election year with an exercise that explores where the candidates stand

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October 12, 2016

2016 GeoCUR Undergraduate Research Mentor Awardee – Wendy Bohrson

2016 GeoCUR Undergraduate Research Mentor Awardee – Wendy Bohrson

Wendy Bohrson (Central Washington University) is the 6th recipient of GeoCUR’s Undergraduate Research Mentor Award

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October 5, 2016

Take the pledge for #ActiveLearningDay – October 25, 2016

Take the pledge for #ActiveLearningDay - October 25, 2016

The White House Office of Science and Technology Policy is issuing a national Call to Action to improve STEM education through the use of active learning. Will you take the pledge to spend 10 minutes on equally promote active learning and integrate cultural responsiveness on October 25th?

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September 27, 2016

2016 GSA Presidential Address: Mission-Driven Geoscience

2016 GSA Presidential Address: Mission-Driven Geoscience

“Harnessing scientific understanding to resolve large, complex problems is fundamentally important to a healthy, safe, and prosperous nation and will remain a challenge to future geo-generations.” — GSA President Dr. Claudia Mora

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September 21, 2016

Introducing students to geoheritage during Earth Science Week 2016

Introducing students to geoheritage during Earth Science Week 2016

Do your students know about “geoheritage”? Perhaps engage them with an exercise on the relevance of geoheritage, while teaching about Creative Commons images and the Earth Science Literacy Principles.

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