2016

February 2016 Edition of the Pennsylvania Observer (PA weather/climate information)

The Pennsylvania State Climatologist

From The Pennsylvania Climate Office Staff  -- The February 2016 edition of the "Pennsylvania Observer" is attached.  Features include a summary of February's weather, the experimental forecast for March and April, and one highlight. The highlight covers the basics of understanding the Madden-Julian Oscillation (MJO). Look for the next newsletter at the start of April.

Peregrine Falcon Educator Workshop - April 5, 2016

Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection

Join the PA Game Commission, PA Department of Environmental Protection and ZOOAMERICA for a free WILD in The City workshop from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 5, 2016, at the Rachel Carson State Office Building in Harrisburg. Workshop participants will EXPLORE the successes of peregrine falcon reintroduction in Pennsylvania; EXAMINE falcon specifics and endangered species concepts; and OBSERVE falcons in Harrisburg.

2016 Wolfram Summer School

Wolfram Educational Innovation Track of the Wolfram Summer School

June 19–July 8, 2016 (3 weeks), Bentley University, near Boston

Who is the Education Innovation track for?

It is intended for individuals who want to make a difference in education by taking what they learn about developing educational materials and products with the Wolfram Language and helping to make programming in education accessible to everyone. This track is suited to educators, people studying education, and individuals with experience in education technology.

2016 Summer Workshop - Renewable Energy

NEWBio BBEP Renewable Energy Teacher Summer Workshop

July 11-15, 2016

Application Deadline: May 31, 2016

Meet STEM Research Experts
Spend a week at Penn State University Park learning about current bioenergy research from nationally recognized faculty.  Renewable Energy alternatives are vital for the health of our planet, and the NEWBio Project, funded by the USDA, is helping us learn more about how to best realize this vision.

January 2016 Edition of the Pennsylvania Observer (PA weather/climate information)

From The Pennsylvania Climate Office Staff  -- The January 2016 edition of the "Pennsylvania Observer" is attached.  Features include a summary of January's weather, the experimental forecast for February and March, and one highlight. The highlight covers the basics of understanding two teleconnection patterns - the North Atlantic Oscillation and the Arctic Oscillation.

2016 Summer Research Experiences for STEM Teachers

Application deadline: March 6, 2016

Program dates: June 20, 2016- August 5, 2016

CSATS Summer Research Experiences for STEM Teachers actively involve K-12 science, technology, engineering, and math educators working alongside university or industry scientists and engineers on cutting-edge research and integrating related research projects into their classrooms, schools and districts.  

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