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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GeoBus

Dr. Guy Harvey and Shark Talk Tuesday,...

Dr. Guy Harvey and staff from the Guy Harvey Research Institute will be our special guests at UCF on Tuesday, October 23!! The public RSVP for this event for limited seating will occur the week of October 15. More soon, friends!   Join world renowned...

Oct 4, 2018
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GeoBus

STEM Day at Indian Trails Middle School

(Winter Springs, FL) On Tuesday, September 25 students at Indian Trail Middle School learned the benefits of using drones and GIS (Geographic Information Systems) for science and the community during their STEM day festivities (HUGE shout out to Nicole Spain for her hard work organizing!)....

Oct 2, 2018
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GeoBus

Maps, Apps, and Drones Tour at Indian...

INDIAN TRAIL MIDDLE SCHOOL GUEST STEM PRESENTATIONS (SANFORD, FL) – Seminole County Public Schools (SCPS) is excited to host a STEM Presentation provided by Sara McNulty, the public affairs officer at NASA, and Mike Welch, NASA Engineer on original Apollo along with Citizen Science GIS and...

Sep 24, 2018
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