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Teachers and researchers around the country are making news with their PolarTREC experiences. Found out more about the PolarTREC program impact on our communities.

Greenland Ice Sheet
 

MASTER CLASS!

Join PolarTREC Alumni Nell Herrmann and Scientist Richard Alley in a polar science class through Polar Educators International. "Slip Sliding Away" begins on 7 May 2014.

Icebridge Flight over Greenland
 

Above the Ice!

Russell Hood will soon be heading to Greenland where will be working with NASA scientists as part of the IceBridge team. The team is surveying the Greenland Ice Sheet as part of a long term project. Follow this epic journey through science!

Connect with Russell in Greenland
 

Upcoming PolarConnect Event

Live event with Russell Hood in Greenland! Learn more about the science of surveying; flying above the ice!
Friday 18 April 2014
Participation is Free and Easy!

Click on an expedition title below to follow along in the Virtual Base Camp.

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Teacher: Russell Hood
Dates: 5 April 2014 - 24 April 2014
Location: Kangerlussuaq, Greenland
Andre Wille's picture
Teacher: Andre Wille
Dates: 26 May 2014 - 19 June 2014
Location: Toolik Field Station, Alaska
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Teacher: Emily Dodson
Dates: 9 June 2014 - 30 June 2014
Location: Kangerlussuaq, Greenland
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Teacher: Regina Brinker
Dates: 15 June 2014 - 9 July 2014
Location: Toolik Field Station, Alaska
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Teacher: Lauren Watel
Dates: 15 June 2014 - 28 August 2014
Location: Toolik Field Station, Alaska
Lynn Reed's picture
Einstein Educator Fellow: Lynn Reed
Dates: 27 June 2014 - 18 July 2014
Location: Kangerlussauq and Summit Station, Greenland
Peggy McNeal's picture
Teacher: Peggy McNeal
Dates: 6 July 2014 - 20 August 2014
Location: Ny Alesund, Svalbard, Norway
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Teacher: Sian Proctor
Dates: 14 July 2014 - 9 August 2014
Location: Barrow, AK
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Teacher: Lisa Seff
Dates: 1 August 2014 - 1 September 2014
Location: Barrow, AK
Tina Ciarametaro's picture
Teacher: Tina Ciarametaro
Dates: 2 August 2014 - 22 August 2014
Location: Greenland
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Teacher: Jillian Worssam
Dates: 20 September 2014 - 20 October 2014
Location: Research Vessel Nathaniel B. Palmer
Lucy Coleman's picture
Teacher: Lucy Coleman
Dates: 1 October 2014 - 1 November 2014
Location: Dry Valleys, Antarctica
Alex Eilers's picture
Teacher: Alex Eilers
Dates: 1 November 2014 - 31 December 2014
Location: McMurdo Station, Antarctica
Yamini Bala's picture
Teacher: Yamini Bala
Dates: 29 November 2014 - 6 January 2015
Location: West Antarctic Ice Sheet (WAIS) Divide
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Teacher: Armando Caussade
Dates: 1 December 2014 - 30 December 2014
Location: South Pole, Antarctica
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Teacher: Dominique Richardson
Dates: 15 March 2015 - 30 April 2015
Location: Research Vessel Nathaniel B. Palmer

2014

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Teacher: Juan Botella
Dates: 13 February 2014 - 1 March 2014
Location: Professor Julio Escudero base, King George Island, Antarctica
Glenn Clark's picture
Teacher: Glenn Clark
Dates: 20 January 2014 - 18 March 2014
Location: Totten Glacier and Moscow University Ice Shelf, East Antarctica aboard the R/V Palmer

2013

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Teacher: Obed Fulcar
Dates: 5 January 2014 - 7 January 2014
Location: South Pole Station
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Teacher: Justin Kendhammer
Dates: 6 November 2013 - 11 December 2013
Location: Wright and Taylor Valleys in the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica
Brian DuBay's picture
Teacher: Brian DuBay
Dates: 4 November 2013 - 16 December 2013
Location: McMurdo and Mario Zuchelli Station, Antarctica
Jill Smith's picture
Teacher: Jill Smith
Dates: 7 August 2013 - 26 August 2013
Location: Kaktovik, Alaska
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Teacher: Jamie Esler
Dates: 28 July 2013 - 21 August 2013
Location: Central Iceland
Andrea Skloss's picture
Teacher: Andrea Skloss
Dates: 25 July 2013 - 15 August 2013
Location: USCGC Healy
Hollis Yenna's picture
Teacher: Hollis Yenna
Dates: 14 July 2013 - 27 July 2013
Location: Barrow, Alaska
Lynn Reed's picture
Einstein Educator Fellow: Lynn Reed
Dates: 28 June 2013 - 19 July 2013
Location: Kangerlussauq and Summit Station, Greenland
Nell Kemp's picture
Teacher: Nell Kemp
Dates: 27 June 2013 - 3 August 2013
Location: Toolik Field Station, Alaska
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Teacher: Bruce Taterka
Dates: 24 June 2013 - 31 July 2013
Location: Toolik Field Station, Alaska
Alicia Gillean's picture
Teacher: Alicia Gillean
Dates: 29 May 2013 - 4 July 2013
Location: Toolik Field Station, Alaska
Paula Dell's picture
Teacher: Paula Dell
Dates: 29 May 2013 - 7 July 2013
Location: Palmer Station and R/V Laurence M. Gould
Carol Scott's picture
Teacher: Carol Scott
Dates: 18 May 2013 - 22 June 2013
Location: Kevo Research Station, Finland
Ken Williams's picture
Teacher: Ken Williams
Dates: 29 April 2013 - 19 June 2013
Location: Kahiltna Glacier and Mount Hunter Ice Divide. Denali National Park and Preserve, AK
Tom Lane's picture
Teacher: Tom Lane
Dates: 1 April 2013 - 3 May 2013
Location: Approximately 8 miles off the Parks highway, near Healy, Alaska
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Teacher: Mark Buesing
Dates: 1 April 2013 - 18 April 2013
Location: Kangerlussuaq, Greenland

2012

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Teacher: Liz Ratliff
Dates: 1 December 2012 - 28 December 2012
Location: Amundson-Scott South Pole Station
Jacquelyn Hams's picture
Associate Professor: Jacquelyn Hams
Dates: 15 November 2012 - 20 December 2012
Location: Beacon Valley, Quartermain Mountains and McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica
Tim Spuck's picture
Teacher: Tim Spuck
Dates: 12 November 2012 - 22 December 2012
Location: South Pole Station and remote field sites on the Antarctic Plateau, Antarctica
Brian DuBay's picture
Teacher: Brian DuBay
Dates: 4 November 2012 - 27 December 2012
Location: McMurdo and Mario Zuchelli Station, Antarctica
Betty Carvellas's picture
Teacher: Betty Carvellas
Dates: 26 August 2012 - 16 September 2012
Location: Bering Strait and Chukchi Sea
Lisa Seff's picture
Teacher: Lisa Seff
Dates: 19 August 2012 - 13 September 2012
Location: Barrow, Alaska and R/V Ukpik in the Chukchi and Beaufort Seas
Deanna Wheeler's picture
Teacher: Deanna Wheeler
Dates: 3 August 2012 - 25 August 2012
Location: USCGC Healy, Hanna Shoal, northwest of Barrow, Alaska on the Chukchi Sea
Wendy Gorton's picture
Teacher: Wendy Gorton
Dates: 5 July 2012 - 16 July 2012
Location: Raven Bluff Base, Alaska
Dan Frost's picture
Teacher: Dan Frost
Dates: 5 July 2012 - 15 August 2012
Location: Svalbard, Norway
John Wood's picture
Teacher: John Wood
Dates: 5 July 2012 - 20 July 2012
Location: Approximately 8 miles off the Parks highway, near Healy, Alaska
Cristina Solis's picture
Teacher: Cristina Solis
Dates: 3 July 2012 - 8 August 2012
Location: Barrow, Alaska
Mark Paricio's picture
Teacher: Mark Paricio
Dates: 26 June 2012 - 26 July 2012
Location: Cherskiy, Siberia
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Einstein Fellow: Shelly Hynes
Dates: 25 June 2012 - 27 July 2012
Location: Greenland
Nick LaFave's picture
Teacher: Nick LaFave
Dates: 4 June 2012 - 1 August 2012
Location: Toolik Field Station, Alaska
Susan Steiner's picture
Teacher: Susan Steiner
Dates: 22 May 2012 - 1 July 2012
Location: Toolik Field Station
Melissa Barker's picture
Teacher: Melissa Barker
Dates: 6 May 2012 - 9 June 2012
Location: Toolik Field Station, Alaska
Tim Spuck's picture
Teacher: Tim Spuck
Dates: 11 April 2012 - 26 April 2012
Location: Greenland
Amber Lancaster's picture
Teacher: Amber Lancaster
Dates: 2 March 2012 - 18 April 2012
Location: North-West Weddell Sea, Antarctica
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Teacher: Nell Herrmann
Dates: 7 February 2012 - 12 March 2012
Location: Palmer Station
Alex Eilers's picture
Teacher: Alex Eilers
Dates: 5 January 2012 - 21 February 2012
Location: McMurdo Station
Chantelle Rose's picture
Teacher: Chantelle Rose
Dates: 2 November 2011 - 22 December 2011
Location: USCGC Healy in the Bering, Chukchi, and Beaufort Seas

2011

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Teacher: Mike LeBaron
Dates: 5 November 2012 - 14 December 2012
Location: McMurdo Station
Michelle Brown's picture
Teacher: Michelle Brown
Dates: 11 December 2011 - 5 January 2012
Location: South Pole Station and AGO remote site, Antarctica
Michelle Brown's picture
Teacher: Michelle Brown
Dates: 6 November 2011 - 12 December 2011
Location: McMurdo Station
Michael League's picture
Teacher: Michael League
Dates: 19 August 2011 - 11 November 2011
Location: McMurdo Station
Susy Ellison's picture
Teacher: Susy Ellison
Dates: 24 July 2011 - 11 August 2011
Location: Raven Bluff Site near Kivalina, Alaska
Mark Goldner's picture
Teacher: Mark Goldner
Dates: 10 July 2011 - 14 August 2011
Location: Ny Alesund, Svalbard
Susy Ellison's picture
Teacher: Susy Ellison
Dates: 3 July 2011 - 15 July 2011
Location: ANWR, Alaska
Laura Lukes's picture
Einstein Fellow: Laura Lukes
Dates: 1 July 2011 - 24 July 2011
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Teacher: Kevin McMahon
Dates: 27 June 2011 - 25 July 2011
Location: Summit, Greenland
Jim Miller's picture
Teacher: Jim Miller
Dates: 20 June 2011 - 15 August 2011
Location: Barrow, AK
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Teacher: James Pottinger
Dates: 22 May 2011 - 14 June 2011
Location: Swiss Camp, Greenland
Michael Lampert's picture
Teacher: Michael Lampert
Dates: 25 April 2011 - 20 May 2011
Location: Svartisen Subglacial Laboratory, Norway
Lollie Garay's picture
Teacher: Lollie Garay
Dates: 24 April 2011 - 1 May 2011
Location: Barrow, Alaska
John Wood's picture
Teacher: John Wood
Dates: 17 April 2011 - 4 June 2011
Location: Healy, Alaska
Paula Dell's picture
Teacher: Paula Dell
Dates: 9 April 2011 - 12 June 2011
Location: Palmer Station, R/V Laurence M. Gould
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Teacher: Juan Botella
Dates: 8 February 2011 - 25 April 2011
Location: Icebreaker N.B. Palmer in the Southern Ocean and Drake Passage

2010

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Teacher: Brandon Gillette
Dates: 29 January 2011 - 14 February 2011
Location: McMurdo Station
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Teacher: Anne Marie Wotkyns
Dates: 4 December 2010 - 20 January 2011
Location: Swedish Icebreaker Oden in the Southern Seas
Lesley Urasky's picture
Teacher: Lesley Urasky
Dates: 29 November 2010 - 16 January 2011
Location: Beardmore Glacier Remote Camps, Antarctica
Heidi Roop's picture
Researcher: Heidi Roop
Dates: 15 November 2010 - 15 February 2011
Location: West Antarctic Ice Sheet (WAIS) Divide, Antarctica
Katey Shirey's picture
Teacher: Katey Shirey
Dates: 13 November 2010 - 10 December 2010
Location: Amundsen-Scott South Pole Station, Antarctica
Tina Sander's picture
Teacher: Bettina Sander
Dates: 22 September 2010 - 30 December 2010
Location: McMurdo Station, Antarctica
Jim Pottinger's picture
Teacher: James Pottinger
Dates: 12 August 2010 - 22 August 2010
Location: Summit, Greenland
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Teacher: Joshua Dugat
Dates: 3 August 2010 - 22 August 2010
Location: Deadhorse, Alaska
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Teacher: Bill Schmoker
Dates: 31 July 2010 - 6 September 2010
Location: USCGC Healy in the Bering, Beaufort, and Chukchi Seas
Marti Canipe's picture
Teacher: Marti Canipe
Dates: 19 July 2010 - 26 July 2010
Location: Various Locations, Greenland
Keri Rodgers's picture
Teacher: Keri Rodgers
Dates: 16 July 2010 - 23 August 2010
Location: Barrow Alaska
Karl Horeis's picture
Teacher: Karl Horeis
Dates: 13 July 2010 - 5 August 2010
Location: Raven Bluff Site near Kivalina, Alaska
Cheryl Forster's picture
Teacher: Cheryl Forster
Dates: 5 July 2010 - 17 August 2010
Location: Isfjord Radio, Svalbard Archipelago, Norway
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Teacher: Claude Larson
Dates: 2 July 2010 - 3 August 2010
Location: Kamchatka Peninsula, Russia

2009

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Teacher: Gary Wesche
Dates: 23 November 2009 - 10 January 2010
Location: West Antarctic Ice Sheet (WAIS) Divide, Antarctica
Sarah Diers's picture
Teacher: Sarah Diers
Dates: 17 November 2009 - 13 January 2010
Location: Cotton Glacier, Antarctica
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Teacher: Casey O’Hara
Dates: 16 November 2009 - 1 January 2010
Location: South Pole Station, Antarctica
Heidi Roop's picture
Researcher: Heidi Roop
Dates: 9 November 2009 - 1 February 2010
Location: West Antarctic Ice Sheet (WAIS) Divide, Antarctica
Michele Cross's picture
Teacher: Michele Cross
Dates: 29 October 2009 - 18 December 2009
Location: McMurdo Station, Antarctica
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Teacher: Lindsay Knippenberg
Dates: 5 October 2009 - 3 December 2009
Location: McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica
Cristina Galvan's picture
Teacher: Cristina Galvan
Dates: 23 September 2009 - 1 November 2009
Location: Coast Guard Ship, Beaufort Sea
Barney Peterson's picture
Teacher: Barney Peterson
Dates: 21 July 2009 - 13 August 2009
Location: Southcentral and Southwest Alaska
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Teacher: Thomas Harten
Dates: 15 July 2009 - 15 August 2009
Location: Pribilof Islands, Alaska
Mike Rhinard's picture
Teacher: Mike Rhinard
Dates: 10 July 2009 - 15 August 2009
Location: Svalbard, Norway
Jennifer Thompson's picture
NSF Einstein Fellow: Jennifer Thompson
Dates: 5 July 2009 - 21 July 2009
Location: Various Locations, Greenland
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Teacher: Mark McKay
Dates: 14 June 2009 - 15 July 2009
Location: R/V Knorr, Bering Sea
Cheri Hamilton's picture
K-12 Science Coordinator: Cheri Hamilton
Dates: 22 May 2009 - 8 June 2009
Location: NEEM Camp, Greenland
Michael Wing's picture
Teacher: Michael Wing
Dates: 6 May 2009 - 31 May 2009
Location: Yli-Ii, Finland
Simone Welch's picture
Teacher: Simone Welch
Dates: 31 March 2009 - 12 May 2009
Location: USCGC Healy, Bering Sea
Tim Martin's picture
Teacher: Tim Martin
Dates: 21 March 2009 - 22 April 2009
Location: Crater Lake El’gygytgyn, Russia
Betsy Wilkening's picture
Teacher: Betsy Wilkening
Dates: 15 March 2009 - 3 April 2009
Location: Barrow, Alaska
Deanna Wheeler's picture
Teacher: Deanna Wheeler
Dates: 8 March 2009 - 31 March 2009
Location: USCGC Healy, Bering Sea

2008

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Teacher: Katie Pena
Dates: 10 December 2008 - 10 January 2009
Location: McMurdo and Casey Stations
Jeff Peneston's picture
Teacher: Jeff Peneston
Dates: 25 November 2008 - 12 January 2009
Location: Southern Oceans, Antarctica
John Wood's picture
Teacher: John Wood
Dates: 21 November 2008 - 10 January 2009
Location: Mount Erebus, Antarctica
Cameo Slaybaugh's picture
Teacher: Cameo Slaybaugh
Dates: 4 November 2008 - 19 December 2008
Location: McMurdo Station, Antarctica
Jacquelyn Hams's picture
Associate Professor: Jacquelyn Hams
Dates: 4 November 2008 - 15 December 2008
Location: Dry Valleys, Antarctica
Robin Ellwood's picture
Teacher: Robin Ellwood
Dates: 13 October 2008 - 25 November 2008
Location: Dry Valleys, Antarctica
Gerty Ward's picture
Teacher: Gerty Ward
Dates: 16 July 2008 - 21 August 2008
Location: Beaufort Sea
Frank Kelley's picture
Teacher: Frank Kelley
Dates: 9 July 2008 - 16 August 2008
Location: Barrow, Alaska
Misty Nikula's picture
Teacher: Misty Nikula
Dates: 9 July 2008 - 1 September 2008
Location: Kuril Islands, Russia
Missy Holzer's picture
Teacher: Missy Holzer
Dates: 8 July 2008 - 16 August 2008
Location: Svalbard, Norway
Jillian Worssam's picture
Teacher: Jillian Worssam
Dates: 30 June 2008 - 2 August 2008
Location: Bering Sea
Catherine Campbell's picture
Teacher: Catherine Campbell
Dates: 24 June 2008 - 26 July 2008
Location: Toolik Field Station, Alaska
Elizabeth Eubanks's picture
Teacher: Elizabeth Eubanks
Dates: 10 June 2008 - 18 July 2008
Location: Barrow, Alaska
Craig Beals's picture
Teacher: Craig Beals
Dates: 1 June 2008 - 12 July 2008
Location: Summit, Greenland
Katie Pena's picture
Teacher: Katie Pena
Dates: 12 April 2008 - 27 May 2008
Location: Drake Passage
Emily Davenport's picture
Graduate Student: Emily Davenport
Dates: 27 March 2008 - 6 May 2008
Location: Bering Sea
Craig Kasemodel's picture
Teacher: Craig Kasemodel
Dates: 11 March 2008 - 28 March 2008
Location: Bering Sea
Kirk Beckendorf's picture
Teacher: Kirk Beckendorf
Dates: 21 December 2007 - 29 January 2008
Location: Antarctica
Elke Bergholz's picture
Teacher: Elke Bergholz
Dates: 4 December 2007 - 16 January 2008
Location: South Pole Station
Brandon Gillette's picture
Teacher: Brandon Gillette
Dates: 26 November 2007 - 1 January 2008
Location: West Antarctic Ice Sheet (WAIS), Antarctica
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Teacher: Ann Linsley
Dates: 12 November 2007 - 20 December 2007
Location: McMurdo Station, Antarctica

2007

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Teacher: Lollie Garay
Dates: 24 November 2007 - 11 January 2008
Location: Icebreaker Oden
Mindy Bell's picture
Teacher: Mindy Bell
Dates: 30 September 2007 - 18 November 2007
Location: McMurdo Station, Antarctica
Sarah Anderson's picture
Teacher: Sarah Anderson
Dates: 28 August 2007 - 2 November 2007
Location: Bellingshausen-Amundsen Sea, Antarctica
Peggy Foletta's picture
Teacher: Peggy Foletta
Dates: 27 July 2007 - 16 August 2007
Location: Kenai Peninsula, Alaska
Matt Moore's picture
Teacher: Matt Moore
Dates: 17 July 2007 - 2 August 2007
Location: Svalbard, Norway
Mary Anne Pella-Donnelly's picture
Teacher: Mary Anne Pella-Donnelly
Dates: 11 July 2007 - 9 August 2007
Location: Kap Hoegh, Greenland
Misty Nikula's picture
Teacher: Misty Nikula
Dates: 11 July 2007 - 23 August 2007
Location: Kuril Islands, Russia
Rob Wilder's picture
Teacher: Rob Wilder
Dates: 31 May 2007 - 7 July 2007
Location: Barrow, Alaska
Janet Warburton's picture
Project Manager: Janet Warburton
Dates: 24 May 2007 - 30 May 2007
Location: Bering Sea
Jo Dodds's picture
Teacher: Jo Dodds
Dates: 13 May 2007 - 9 June 2007
Location: Summit, Greenland
Maggie Prevenas's picture
Teacher: Maggie Prevenas
Dates: 7 April 2007 - 14 May 2007
Location: Bering Sea
Robert Harris's picture
Teacher: Robert Harris
Dates: 21 March 2007 - 18 April 2007
Location: SEDNA Ice Camp
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Teacher: Ute Kaden
Dates: 12 December 2006 - 28 December 2006
Location: Icebreaker Oden
Talking about Europa with students at Georgia Gwinnett College
By: Peggy McNeal
Location: Georgia Gwinnett College
By: Lucy Coleman
Location: Sacramento, CA
Why will the sun never set in Svalbard?  Looking at Earth-Sun geometry.
By: Peggy McNeal
Location: Brooklyn Prospect Charter School, Brooklyn, New York
My 8th period class and I
By: Glenn Clark
Location: Potsdam, New York
Pearl Pass Colorado
By: Andre Wille
Location: Pearl Pass, Colorado
Spanish Article Title: Armando Caussade rumbo al Polo Sur Online story about Armando Caussade heading to the South Pole as part of the IceCube project.
Spanish Title: Puertorriqueño visitará el Polo Sur para investigación científica con PolarTREC An online news story about teacher Armando Caussade heading to the South Pole as part of the IceCube...
Article Title: Puertorriqueño formará parte de misión científica al Polo Sur News story about PolarTREC teacher Armando Caussade traveling to the South Pole as part of the IceCube project in...
IceCube announced that Armando Caussade, a STEM educator from Puerto Rico, will travel to the South Pole, Antarctica, during the 2014–2015 polar season to support maintenance work on the IceCube...
Researchers aboard NASA's P-3 research aircraft left Virginia, March 10 for Greenland to begin a new season of collecting data on Arctic land and sea ice. The mission, known as Operation IceBridge,...
Article on B. Taterka in the Daily Record, a local newspaper in Morris County, NJ.
This 1 hour webinar conducted by PolarTREC teacher Glenn Clark studying the Totten Glacier System in Antarctica. Glenn focuses on the shipboard science activities to understand the marine ecosystem...
Students Emily Guinan, Aislinn Lavoie, and Katrina Ybanez presented their experience as students of a teacher reearch experience (SoTREs) with Elizabeth Eubanks at the 2014 American Geophysical Union...
Student Emily Guinan presented on the impacts of her experience as a Student of a Teacher Research Experience (SoTRE) at the 2014 American Geophysical Union Ocean Sciences Meeting in Hawaii.
The Joint Antarctic School Expedition (JASE) offered a webinar presentation showcasing the student expedition that was headed to Antarctica but came across various adventures in science along the way.

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