Coastal Connections

Kirsten Bouck and Morgan McDonald win student...

Kirsten Bouck and Morgan McDonald, 2 of our Citizen Science GIS undergraduates in the NSF CNH coastal connections project, were co-awarded a $500 prize for 2nd place in the student presentation competition at this week’s Central Florida GIS Workshop. They shared updates on the sense...

Sep 12, 2019
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GeoBus

GeoBus Gets Fresh, Updated Exterior with Lynx

Re-Posted from UCF College of Sciences: April 17th, 2019 A new mobile learning lab focused on geospatial technologies like maps, apps and drones just edged closer to its public debut with a brand new look. GeoBus is the vision of Citizen Science GIS, an international...

Apr 18, 2019
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Citizen Science GIS

Help Us Support Science that Inspires!

To us, science is about inspiration. Help us continue to do science that is inspired by everyday, extraordinary people. Please check out and share this 1 minute video highlighting some of the ways we are inspired to do science with communities at America’s Partnership University....

Mar 27, 2019
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GeoBus

Why Kids Matter in Public Scholarship…Pass it...

We are often asked why - as academic researchers - we are so focused on working with kids. The answer is simple. It is our responsibility to inspire science’s next generation. One positive learning moment shared between a young child and a college student or...

Jan 25, 2019
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Citizen Science GIS

Citizen Science GIS Teacher Academy on February...

The Citizen Science GIS Teacher Academy: An Interactive Workshop for Florida Teachers (5th-8th grades) With an Emphasis on Our Coasts & Community Engagement will be held on Saturday February 2, 2019 from 8:30 am-12:00 pm @ University of Central Florida. Maps, apps, and drones for teachers! Geospatial...

Jan 3, 2019
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Citizen Science GIS

Maps, Apps, and Drones at UCF STEM...

Students from all over the city came to UCF’s campus to take part in a STEM Day event. There was a multitude of STEM related events to take part in and our Citizen Science GIS team got to be one of these locations. Students learned...

Nov 5, 2018
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GeoBus

IBM Partners with GeoBus

Story re-posted from UCF College of Sciences Blog. A first-of-its-kind mobile science laboratory recently received a big boost in funding thanks to a new community partner in IBM. The GeoBus is a 42-foot bus filled with technology like mini-drones, an augmented reality sandbox and virtual...

Nov 1, 2018
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Citizen Science GIS

Science’s Greatest Hope: Everyday, Extraordinary Citizens

Dear Friends of Citizen Science GIS, Yesterday, I had the honor of a lifetime. I was able to share our message of hope on the big stage at National Geographic as one of a handful of invited talks at the first National Geographic Education Summit....

Oct 30, 2018
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GeoBus

GIS Day at UCF on November 29...

Get excited for GIS Day 2018 at UCF co-organized by Citizen Science GIS and GeoBus to be held on Thursday, November 29 from 10 am to 1 pm! Please pre-register your class or group as soon as possible. Pre-register now at: https://goo.gl/forms/ac8Qjka9ZzcUFCz23 Pre-register your class,...

Oct 16, 2018
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GeoBus

Dr. Guy Harvey at UCF Public Tickets...

As part of the UCF Interdisciplinary GIS Speaker Series, Citizen Science GIS and GeoBus at UCF are pleased to present Dr. Guy Harvey and his colleagues at University of Central Florida! Public tickets now available.  RSVP at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/shark-talk-with-guy-harvey-tickets-51078640589 Join world renowned artist and scientist, Dr. Guy...

Oct 15, 2018
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