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2014-01-25 00:20:23

OLYMPIA, Wash., Jan. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today a joint work session was held with three legislative committees to investigate how to deliver environmental science education to all children in Washington State. A panel of leaders from the Pacific Education Institute (PEI) presented a solution before three House committees, Appropriations Subcommittee on Education, House Agriculture and Natural Resources and House Education Committee. PEI provides rich learning experiences for...

2013-12-06 23:02:14

Antioch University New England is launching a graduate fellowship in conservation psychology, the first of its kind in the country, thanks to an anonymous gift. Keene, New Hampshire (PRWEB) December 06, 2013 Antioch University New England (AUNE) has created a new graduate fellowship in conservation psychology, thanks to an anonymous gift of $50,000. The fellowship, the first of its kind in the country, was announced at the celebration of AUNE’s Department of Environmental Studies’...

2013-11-18 23:30:38

People can now register for Local Solutions: Northeast Climate Change Preparedness Conference, the regional conference which will be hosted by Antioch University New England and EPA in May 2014. Keene, New Hampshire (PRWEB) November 18, 2013 Registration is now open for the LOCAL SOLUTIONS: Northeast Climate Change Preparedness Conference to be hosted by Antioch University New England and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on May 19-21, 2014, in Manchester, New Hampshire....

2013-11-06 23:28:00

Prominent Career in Multicultural Media, Marketing, and Education Washington, DC (PRWEB) November 06, 2013 Carlos Alcazar joins the Board of Directors at the National Environmental Education Foundation (NEEF), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit. Mr. Alcazar is President and CEO of the Hispanic Communications Network, the leading producer and distributor of educational and informational media serving US Hispanic communities. Carlos leads HCN’s teams in their work to inform, empower and engage...

2013-10-23 23:24:28

The Nature Conservancy and high school educators release Anthology of Urban Environmental Education in book and online format. New York, NY (PRWEB) October 23, 2013 A unique partnership between the world’s leading conservation non-profit and city high school teachers across the country has created, for the first time, a comprehensive tool which allows students to learn about the vital role nature plays in their urban environments. For more than a year, teachers from green high schools...

2013-08-27 23:21:08

The Ray C. Anderson Foundation has awarded more than $600,000 in 2013 to universities and environmental organizations, mainly in the Southeast. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 The Ray C. Anderson Foundation is pleased to announce that it has awarded grants in the first two quarters of 2013 totaling more than $600,000 in support of environmental initiatives and sustainability research. The grants are awarded and paid in keeping with the organization’s desire to advance the legacy of...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.