Polar Climate Change Research: A Workshop for Educators will be held on April 10 and 11 at the Charles B. Wang Center. Greg Marshall, Vice President of Remote Imaging, National Geographic (developer of the Crittercam and two-time Emmy Award winner for cinematography and sound), will be giving a public lecture on Tuesday, April 10, at 7:30 pm. The workshop, aimed at middle and high school teachers and their students, will be held on Wednesday, April 11, from 8:30 am to 4 pm. It will be taught by several of the country’s leading polar scientists and will cover the latest in polar research, climate change, and in tools and technologies for education and outreach.
Educators can receive continuing education credits for attendance. Registration is free, so please register by Tuesday, March 27. Forms can be downloaded from http://lynchlab.com and emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or mailed to: Dr. Heather Lynch, Ecology and Evolution Department, 640 Life Sciences Bldg., Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794.