Water education

Emergency Response Team Helps California Schools Overcome Wildfires

COURTESY OF THE CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION Jake Wolf, a member of the California Department of Education’s emergency services team, monitors wildfires at the California Office of Emergency Services Sept. 14 during a visit from President Joe Biden. COURTESY OF THE CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION Jake Wolf, a member of the California Department of Education’s emergency services team, monitors wildfires …

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RRPS educator Bruce Gustin an AVID world traveler

Bruce Gustin, seen here during a visit to Rio Rancho Elementary School a few years ago, is giving students high fives. Gary Herron’s archive photo. When it comes to enjoying a fabulous life, Bruce Gustin ticks all the boxes.Born in Yonkers, NY, son of a chemical engineer, it was initially the profession he planned to exercise. He even graduated from …

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former Franciscan students honored for their achievements | News, Sports, Jobs

Warren Scott RECOGNIZED ALUMNI – Several Steubenville Franciscan University graduates were honored for their accomplishments at the school’s 32nd annual alumni banquet on Friday, which was part of its homecoming festivities this weekend . Present for the occasion, from left to right: Rebecca Rook, President of the Alumni Awards Committee; the Reverend Dave Pivonka, TOR, president of the university; and …

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South Haven officials applaud increased water safety measures | Local News

The South Haven Beach Safety Flag program on the North and South Beaches normally ends on September 15. This year, however, flags that warn swimmers of unsafe swimming conditions on Lake Michigan remained up until the last weekend in September. The nearly two-week extension of the program was part of an ongoing effort by the South Haven and City of …

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Healing foster children one wave at a time

SAN DIEGO, Calif. (Ivanhoe Newswire) – Almost half a million children currently live in foster care in the United States. Some of them are accommodated with host families, others in group homes. Many of these children suffered from neglect, physical, emotional and sexual abuse from their own mothers and fathers. The trauma they have experienced can affect them all their …

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Sonoma County students take on year-long environmental justice projects

Sonoma County is home to nearly five dozen young leaders who have embarked on a quest to find solutions to climate change. The 58 middle and high school students from nine schools have launched a series of one-year projects aimed at recognizing challenges and providing solutions to thorny environmental problems in their communities. Their practical projects aim to research and …

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Following the approval of the long-term development plan, the campus invites local leaders to collaborate on a framework for sustainable implementation

UC Santa Cruz called on city and county leaders to help develop a sustainable implementation framework after UC Regents approved the 2021 Long-Term Campus Development Plan today. Chancellor Cynthia Larive said UC Santa Cruz will continue to work closely with elected officials to balance the need for access to education for California students with community concerns, especially around housing, to …

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Tampa Bay Nutrient Red Tide Algae Study Gets Financial Support

Scientists studying how to reduce the nutrients that fuel algal blooms in Tampa Bay will soon start collecting data, and they now have funding to help fund their research. Members of University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences have been in partnership with Mote Marine Laboratory for months to prepare for their study on nitrogen in rainwater, stormwater …

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IIT Guwahati researchers develop water-repellent material for wearable motion sensors

Researchers at IIT Guwahati have developed a new water-repellent material New Delhi: Researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in Guwahati have developed a new water-repellent material that can be used for real-time monitoring of human movement. The developed material is flexible, non-stretchable and environmentally friendly which can sense low stress with high sensitivity. Wearable motion sensors are used …

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