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CIRES/NOAA Serie La Ciencia-en-Casa
Program

¿Eres un maestro/a buscando oportunidades de aprendizaje a distancia para tus alumnos/as? ¿Eres padre, madre o responsable legal y te encuentras ahora con la tarea de enseñar a tus hijos/as desde…

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CIRES/NOAA Science@Home
Program

The CIRES/NOAA Science-at-Home webinar series is excited to launch again this fall semester after a successful spring series. This series is intended to connect middle and high school classrooms that…

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We Are Water
Program

Water, critical and scarce in the Four Corners Region, connects diverse communities through our shared place and unique stories.  We Are Water brings a traveling exhibit and interactive programs to…

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Water in the Western US
Program

University of Colorado Boulder just launched a free, online course exploring water and climate in the western United States. The self-paced course, developed by Cooperative Institute for Research in…

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MOSAiC
Program

Spend a Year Frozen in the Ice with MOSAiC   More than 500 participants from over 16 nations are spending a year in the Arctic ice to collect important data on the Arctic climate system. From…

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Lentes en Cambio Climático (LECC)
Program

In collaboration with Interamericana University of Arecibo and community partners JAJA, CIRES Education and Outreach will once again be hosting a 7-day workshop for middle and high school students to…

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Improv and Environmental Science Workshops
Program

CIRES Education & Outreach conducts workshops to teach improvisational (improv) theater skills and games for a variety of audiences, including teachers, professionals, and students in high school…

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Engaged Scientist Series
Program

As communities increasingly grapple with problems of resiliency and environmental health and safety, scientists who are equipped to help are needed. The Engaged Scientist Workshop series targets…

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HEART Force
Program

Environmental hazards—such as wildfire, flood, and drought—are increasingly affecting communities in Colorado. With this rise in hazardous events, there is a pressing need for communities to become…

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The GLOBE Program
Program

What is GLOBE? The GLOBE (Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment) Program is a network of worldwide students, teachers, scientists, and partners who work together to increase…

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