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Merck Grant Creates New GLOBE School and other Education GIS News

Monday, October 22nd 2012
By Adena Schutzberg

Our Lady of Lourdes Regional School [Coal Township, PA] has received a Merck "Neighbor of Choice" community grant for the purpose of designing and implementing a Lourdes GLOBE Imagination Station.

The station will feature the Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment (GLOBE) program, a worldwide hands-on, primary and secondary school-based science and education program.

GLOBE schools have a focus on STEM and often geospatial technologies.

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Sterling Quinn's [of Esri/PSU] webinar on teaching ArcGIS Server in the cloud:

 via Esri Higher Ed Facebook Group

Esri is looking "to reach out to and help universities (to teach/research using ArcGIS)" in the following counties:

  • Benin
  • Cameroon
  • Ivory Coast
  • Gabon
  • Liberia
  • Seychelles
  • Togo
  • Mongolia
  • Cambodia
  • Laos
  • Myanmar
  • Bahamas
  • Curacao
  • Guyana
  • Haiti
  • Albania
  • Bulgaria
  • Macedonia
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Dominican Republic
  • El Salvador
  • Honduras
  • Paraguay

Contact Esri via its Education website.

- via Esri Higher Ed List


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