Program Update: Deep Earth Academy – June 2012

2016-06-29T09:24:41+00:00 July 5, 2012|

Deep Earth Academy staff recently wrapped up two “School of Rock” workshops. From May 23 to June 2, proponents of selected pilot projects from the Ship-to-Shore Science kickoff meeting sailed aboard the JOIDES Resolution as it transited from Curaçao to Bermuda.

Program Update: Deep Earth Academy – February 2012

2016-06-29T10:10:16+00:00 March 1, 2012|

Deep Earth Academy hosted the kickoff meeting for “Ship-to-Shore Science,” a two-year exploratory project to develop strategies that will connect the work of the JOIDES Resolution and the Integrated Ocean Drilling Program (IODP) to informal science education in the United States.

Program Update: Deep Earth Academy – November 2011

2016-06-29T10:10:46+00:00 December 1, 2011|

In November, Deep Earth Academy, the U.S. education arm of the Integrated Ocean Drilling Program (IODP), was awarded a planning grant from NSF entitled, “Bringing Cutting Edge Scientific Ocean Drilling Research on Past Climate Change into Minority-Serving Institution Geoscience Classrooms.”

Program Update: Deep Earth Academy – September 2011

2016-06-29T10:21:54+00:00 September 29, 2011|

Deep Earth Academy, the U.S. education arm of the Integrated Ocean Drilling Program (IODP), has been awarded a $284,217 grant from the National Science Foundation to develop and establish a project entitled “Ship To Shore Science: The R/V JOIDES Resolution As A Platform For Learning.”

Program Update: Deep Earth Academy – July 2011

2016-06-29T10:22:09+00:00 July 28, 2011|

Deep Earth Academy partnered with the Center for Dark Energy Biosphere Investigations (C-DEBI) on Expedition AT18-07 from June 26 - July 14, 2011. This three-week venture took place on the research vessel (R/V) Atlantis with the remotely-operated vehicle, Jason.

Program Update: Deep Earth Academy – June 2011

2016-06-29T10:22:19+00:00 July 1, 2011|

This month, the JOIDES Resolution completed a transit through the Panama Canal and will remain in tie-up until September 16, 2011. During this period, Deep Earth Academy will host a review summit for the last five cohorts of the School of Rock program.

Program Update: Deep Earth Academy – August 2010

2016-06-29T10:44:16+00:00 August 27, 2010|

During the last month of operations onboard the JOIDES Resolution, the six person Outreach team sailing on Integrated Ocean Drilling Program (IODP) Expedition 327 Juan de Fuca Hydrogeology has been busy working on both group and individual projects.

Program Update: Deep Earth Academy – July 2010

2016-06-29T10:45:44+00:00 July 30, 2010|

As part of the Juan de Fuca Hydrogeology Expedition, a team of six Outreach Officers is working onboard the JOIDES Resolution to develop innovative learning and teaching tools designed to facilitate the communication of scientific drilling results to broad audiences.

Program Update: Deep Earth Academy – May 2010

2016-06-29T10:46:02+00:00 May 28, 2010|

During the month of May, Deep Earth Academy (DEA) has focused its energy on planning education programs for upcoming expeditions. One of the most exciting developments has been the formation of an international team of six educators and illustrators who will join the Juan de Fuca Hydrogeology Expedition this summer.

Program Update: Deep Earth Academy – March 2010

2016-06-29T10:46:24+00:00 April 2, 2010|

The Integrated Ocean Drilling Program’s (IODP) education program, Deep Earth Academy (I-DEA), is celebrating the tremendous success of education and outreach programming during IODP Expedition 318 to Wilkes Land, Antarctica, which ended in early March.

Program Update: Deep Earth Academy – February 2010

2016-06-29T10:47:03+00:00 February 26, 2010|

Apply to sail on the JOIDES Resolution with an unprecedented international education and science communication team. The Juan de Fuca expedition will install subseafloor observatories (“CORKS”) and include an intensive course on marine geology and geophysics, with an emphasis on seafloor hydrogeology.