The New York State Earth Science Teachers Association (NYESTA) is partnering with SUNY Oneonta for its 3rd Summer Field Conference (http://nyesta.org/Site/Conference.html) on Jul 20 - 22. NYESTA will also present its "Distinguished Service Award" to Jeffrey Callister and its "Distinguished Teacher Award" to Rebecca Remis, both long-time NYESTA and NESTA members.
From AGI -- In celebration of Earth Science Week 2016, the American Geosciences Institute (AGI) is sponsoring four contests honoring this year's theme, "Our Shared Geoheritage." This year's competitions will feature the traditional photography contest, visual arts contest, and essay contest -- as well as a new video contest.
From AGI, 01/14/2016 -- The American Geosciences Institute (AGI) is pleased to announce that the theme of Earth Science Week 2016 is "Our Shared Geoheritage." This year's event will promote awareness of the many ways that science helps us understand, appreciate, and make the most of our geoscience heritage, or, as it is commonly known worldwide, "geoheritage."