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The PolarTREC newsroom provides basic program information to members of the media, and is a source to track the latest media coverage of PolarTREC.

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Media seeking additional information about PolarTREC please contact:

PolarTREC Program Managers (info [at] polartrec.com)
Arctic Research Consortium of the United States
3535 College Road, Suite 101
Fairbanks, AK 99709
Phone: 907-474-1600

Recent Media Coverage

PolarTREC is making news around the country! Click the articles below to check out recent news coverage. Visit us in the future to search all PolarTREC media coverage!

Article Date Publication
Ashtabula Native Named to Exclusive Research Team 9 June 2018 Star Beacon
Local Teacher Selected for Antarctica Research Internship 7 February 2018 Morganton News Herald
Teachings from the South Pole 11 January 2018 The Star News
Bault Studies Ice Cores in Antarctica 28 December 2017 Grant County Herald Independent
A Cool Way to Spend a Summer 15 December 2017 Jax4Kids
News Graphic Article - "Former CHS teacher headed to Antarctica" 17 October 2017 News Graphic
Alumna Makes Trek to Antarctica 1 October 2017 Concordia University of Wisconsin E-Newsletter
National Wildlife Federation Certifies Seton Schoolyard 19 September 2017 Hudson Hub Times - GateHouse Media LLC
Iced Over 27 August 2017 Kappa Alpha Theta Magazine
Missoula educators on ice: A trip to the Arctic for chemistry professor, teacher 8 August 2017 Missoulian
Teacher Spotlight: Cara Pekarcik, 2018 Massachusetts Teacher of the Year 8 June 2017 Museum Institute for Teaching Science
How to teach kids about climate change where most parents are skeptics 3 June 2017 The Washington Post
Miami Local 10 News Story 2 June 2017
Stoneman Douglas Teacher Receives Special Recognition for NASA Mission to the Arctic 2 June 2017 Coral Springs Talk
7 News Miami Story about Adeena Teres 2 June 2017
Lindblom high school students build camera to study Antarctic fish 17 May 2017 ABC Channel 7, Chicago Proud
Teacher to Embark on Chilly Research Experience 4 May 2017 Saint Johns Sun
Teacher to Study the Polar Ice Cap 1 May 2017 The Parklander Magazine
Summer break means Arctic adventure for St. Johns County Teacher 25 April 2017 St. Augustine Record
Outside the lab: NAU field researchers provide school teachers hands-on education 20 April 2017 NAU News
How Arctic Ice Affects Gas Exchange Between Air And Sea 16 April 2017 EOS
Detroit Jewish News: Teacher spends a month at the bottom of the world 6 April 2017 Detroit Jewish News
IceCube End of Season Report: Summer season done, now ready for the long winter 14 March 2017 IceCube South Pole Neutrino Observatory
Stoney Creek teacher returns from polar research experience 8 March 2017 C&G Newspapers
Popular Mechanics: An Antarctic Research Station's Living Quarters Are Surprisingly Comfy 3 March 2017 Popular Mechanics