GSD Outreach Calendar

Outreach 2010 | 2009 | 2008

Calendar for 2008


Category & Names

Dates/
Location

Sector

Purpose

Contact

 

January

     

Marla Trollan and her guest Bill Gillette

January 11

Government

SOS demo by Beth Russell

Sylvia Hasui
6709

Denver University Students

January 16

Education

SOS demo by NGDC's Dave Fischman

Sylvia Hasui
6709

Carolyn Kaichi and Marie Kubo

January 16

Public Education

SOS demo by Beth Russell

Sylvia Hasui
6709

Group of 8th graders

January 22

Education

SOS Demo by CSD's Rebecca Matichuk

Sylvia Hasui
6709

Climate Service Group and staff from OAR HQTR

January 28

Government

SOS demo as part of NOAA tour/ Sandy MacDonald

Rhonda Lange
6045
Sylvia Hasui
6709

Group from USAF Academy

January 31

Government

SOS Demo

Sylvia Hasui
6709

 

February

     

CU oceanography students

February 4

Eduation

SOS Demo by Will von Dauster

Sylivai Hasui
6709

4th graders and sponsors from The Friends School of Boulder

February 5

Education

SOS Demo by Dave Fischman

Beth Russell
6759
Sylvia Hasui
6709

Group from the Wildlife Experienc

February 6

Public

SOS Demo by Will von Dauster

Sylvia Hasui
6709

GSD staff judging Eisenhower Elementary School Science Fair/Broomfield

February 8

Education

John Schneider and Tom LeFebvre will judge the school's science fair

George Sharman
6345
Annie Reiser
6634

The U.S. Arctic Commission

February 8

 

SOS Demo by Will von Dauster and Betsy Weatherhead

Sylvia Hasui
6709

A group from Women's Magazine

February 11

Business

A photo shoot in conjunction with a Science On a Sphere® demonstration. Beth Russell is giving the SOS program presentation.

Beth Russell
6759
Sylvia Hasui
6709

COMET Satellite Workshop planning meeting attendees

February 21

 

SOS demo as part of workshop

Sylvia Hasui
6709
Rhonda Lange
6045

Noel Dockstader

February 22

Public Education

Film NOVA documentary piece on glacier ice melt featuring SOS/Will von Dauster presenting

Rhonda Lange
6045
Sylvia Hasui
6709

David Skaggs and friends

February 23

Public

SOS demo as part of building tour/Will von Dauster presenting.

Carol Knight
6401
Sylvia Hasui
6709

Girl Scouts

February 25

Education

SOS Demo by Beth Russell

Beth Russell
6759
Sylvia Hasui
6709

NOVA PBS Group

February 26

Public Education

Photo shoot in Planet Theater as part of interview with SWPC

Anatta
6288
Sylvia Hasui
6709

Area Middle School students

February 26

Education

SOS Demo by CSD's Rebecca Matichuk

Beth Russell
6759
Sylvia Hasui
6709

Chiang-Lin Hsin, Director-General and three associates from the CWB

February 27

Foreign

SOS Demo by Sandy MacDonald

Fanthune Moeng
6065
Sylvia Hasui
6709

Chris Liedel

February 28

Public

SOS Demo by Sandy MacDonald

Sylvia Hasui
6709

Allison Larkins

February 28

Education

SOS Demo with Don Mock

Don Mock
6643
Sylvia Hasui
6709

Jared Polis, democratic candidate for second congressional district and two staffers

February 29

Government

SOS tour by Will von Dauster as part of building tour

Don Mock
6643
Sylvia Hasui
6709

 

March

     

Cindy Carlisle

March 3

Education

SOS Demo with Will von Dauster as part of building tour.

Don Mock
6643
Sylvia Hasui
6709

Group of Second Graders (25)

March 5

Education

SOS Demo with Beth Russell

Beth Russell
6759
Sylvia Hasui
6709

Professor Havlick with CU Environmental Design students

March 5

University of Colorado

SOS Demo

Sylvia Hasui
6709

Mary Glackin, Deputy Undersecretary for Oceans and Atmosphere

March 6

Government

SOS Demo featuring GSD's FIM

Rhonda Lange
6045
Sylvia Hasui
6709

2 Groups of Second Graders (50)

March 7

Education

SOS Demos with Beth Russell

Beth Russell
6759
Sylvia Hasui
6709

CU students (Dept. of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences)

March 7

Education

SOS Demo

Rhonda Lange
6045
Sylvia Hasui
6709

Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences (ATOC)

March 7

Education

SOS demonstration by Tom LeFebvre

Rhonda Lange
x6045

GSA Interns (20-30)

March 11

Government

SOS Demo

Beth Russell
6759
Sylvia Hasui
6709

MESA 8th Grade Students

March 12

Education

SOS Demo

Larry Combs
5299
Sylvia Hasui
6709

CT State Science Fair

March 12 at Quinnpiac University, Hamden, CT

Education

John Brown participated in and acted as an advisor for meteorologicaly-related entries at the CT State Science Fair.

John Brown
6867

Second Graders (45)

March 13

Education

SOS Demo

Beth Russell
6759
Sylvia Hasui
6709

Iowa State University

March 18

Education

SOS Demonstration by Dave Fischman

Rhonda Lange
x6045

Louisville Senior Center

March 19

Education

SOS Demonstration by George Sharman and DSRC tour.

Sylvia Hasui
x6709

Attorneys (10-12)

March 20

Education

SOS Demonstration by Will von Dauster and DSRC tour.

Don Mock
x6643

Fiske Planetarium

March 26

Education

Test new software for SOS

Sylvia Hasui
x6709

Judge for NASA's "First" Regional Robotics Competition

March 28-29

Education

Dan Birkenheuer acting as a NOAA judge at this competition

Dan Birkenheuer
5584

 

April

     

Fifth Graders (50)

April 8

Education

SOS Demonstration by Beth Russell

Beth Russell
x6759

Charlie Baker

April 8

Education

SOS Demonstration by Dave Fischman and Chris Fox

Sylvia Hasui
x6709

Students

April 9

Education

SOS Demonstration by Beth Russell

Beth Russell
x6759

Colorado State Science Fair Judging

April 10-12, CSU Fort Collins, CO

Education

Bill Moninger was Captain of the Jr. Division "all fair" team judging the Colorado State Science Fair.

Bill Moninger
6435

Dr. Mike Simpson, President and Steve Brady, Vice President

April 11

Education

SOS Demonstration by Tom Schlatter as part of a space weather and ESRL overview visit to the DSRC.

Rhonda Lange
x6045

Sixth Graders

April 15

Education

SOS Demonstration by Beth Russell

Beth Russell
x6759

Weather Presentations at Eagle Crest Elementary School, Longmont

April 15

Education

Steve Weygandt presented 4 45-minutes weather classes for Eagle Crest 2nd graders

Steve Weygandt
5529

Fifth Grade Students

April 16

Education

SOS Demonstration by Tom LeFebvre and Dave Fischman

Beth Russell
x6759

Einar Rustad and Keith Murphy

April 18

 

HPCC/Raytheon Meeting

Nathan Dauchy
x4675

Front Range Community College

April 21

Education

SOS Demonstration

Rhonda Lange
x6045

Syun-Ichi Akasofu

April 21

Education

SOS demonstration by Sandy MacDonald and presenting a seminar, as part of a DSCR tour and meetings.

Sylvia Hasui
x6709

Guests

April 22

Education

SOS Demontrations

Sylvia Hasui
x6709

guests

April 24

Education

SOS Demonstrations

Sylvia Hasui
x6709

Fifth Grade Students (30)

April 24

Education

SOS Demonstration by Beth Russell

Beth Russell
x6759

AMS Weather Modification Workshop attendess

April 24

Education

SOS demonstration as part of the workshop presentations, demonstrations, and discussions.

Rhonda Lange
x6045

Boulder City Council Group

April 24

Education

SOS Demonstration by Don Mock.

Don Mock
x6643

Students (30)

April 25

Education

SOS Demonstration by Beth Russell.

Beth Russell
x6759

High School Students (30)

April 25

Education

SOS Demonstration by Beth Russell

Beth Russell
x6759

Home Schooled Students (15)

April 30

Education

SOS Demonstration by Beth Russell

Beth Russell
x6759

 

May

     

Will Shafroth

May 2

Education

SOS Demonstration by Sandy MacDonald as part of a DSRC tour.

Rhonda Lange
x6045

Fifth Grade Students

May 5

Education

SOS Demonstration by Beth Russell

Beth Russell
x6759

High School Students

May 5

Education

SOS Demonstration by George Sharman

Holly Palm
x6000

Bill Glover, Deputy Director, and other Department of Energy personnel

May 6

Education

Learn about SOS System

Dave Himes
x5447

National Geographic Space and Weather group

May 6

Education

Filming of SOS System

Anatta
x6288

11th and 12th grade students

May 8

Education

SOS Demonstration by Dave Himes

Beth Russell
x6759

Middle School Students

May 8

Education

SOS Demonstration by George Sharman

Beth Russell
x6759

Family of GSD Deputy Director John Schneider

May 9

Education

SOS Demonstration by Will von Dauster

Beth Russell
x6759

11th and 12th grade students

May 13

Education

SOS Demonstration by Beth Russell

Beth Russell
x6759

Joan Fitz-Gerald

May 13

Education

SOS Demonstration by Sandy MacDonald as a part of a DSRC tour.

Katy Stewart
x6000

COMET Satellite Curriculum Development Workshop attendees (30)

May 13

Education

SOS Demonstration by Sandy MacDonald

Rhonda Lange
x6045

Space Foundation

May 16

Education

SOS Demonstration as a part of a DSRC tour.

Beth Russell
x6759

Kindergarten Students

May 19

Education

SOS Demonstration by Paula McCaslin as a part of a DSRC tour.

Carol Knight
x6401

Tour for Dan Probert and family by John Brown for high-school student interested in science career

May 21

Education

Inform and inspire student interested in a science career.

John Brown
6867

Fourth Grade Students

May 21

Education

SOS Demonstration by Dave Fischman

Beth Russell
x6759

 

June

     

Summer Students to NOAA Boulder

June 3

Education

Student orientation with bldg tour and SOS demo

Ann Thorne

Ann Reiser
x6634

National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)

June 3

Education

SOS Demonstration

Sylvia Hasui
x6709

National Marine Fisheries Service staff

June 4

Education

SOS Demonstration

Rhonda Lange
x6045

Boulder Rotary Club

June 6

Education

SOS Demonstration by Don Mock as part of a DSRC tour.

Don Mock
x6643

 

July

     

Dan Wakefield, JT Wakefield, Mariana Wakefield, Marlene Barros, Marcelo Barros, Kristen Maxson, and Ali Merrill

July 22

 

Tour of the GSD lab

Joe Wakefield


 

August

     

Sea Grant Visitors Jim Hurley and Mike Liffman (Research, Outreach, and Extension.

August 28

Government

To introduce visitors to our lab with tour, talks and an SOS demo and hear from them about how they, as extension experts, communicated their research - and brainstorm ways for collaboration, leveraging our outreach efforts.

Annie Reiser
6634

 

September

     

Sally Ride Festival, Colorado Springs

September 12

Education

Annie Reiser organized NOAA Boulder participation in the Sally Ride Festival, Colorado Springs. Included a NOAA booth with handouts and two women scientists who presented 4 sessions to the ca. 500 participating girls.

Annie Reiser
303-499-0488

Warren Qualley, Neal Tombyln, Beth Findly

September 23

Industry

NextGen discussions with Aviation Branch

Jennifer Mindek
6122

 

October

     

8th Grade Science Days (1)

October 16

Education

Provide science presentations and demos for six groups of 8th graders from the BVSD

Beth Russell
6759
Annie Reiser
6634

Science Discovery Filming Crew

October 17

Public

Science Discovery crew filming Tom Schlatter who will be explaining and demonstrating downslope winds

Tom Schlatter
6938
Annie Reiser
6634

Wooly Magma Demo at Rocky Mt. Dinosaur Resource Center

October 19

Public

To give two Wooly Magma demos and provide NOAA handouts at an "earth event" being held at the Rocky Mt. Dianosaur Resource Center, Woodland Park, CO

Annie Reiser
6634

8th Grade Science Days

October 23

Education

Provide science presentations and demos for five groups of 8th graders from the BVSC

Beth Russell
6759
Annie Reiser
6634

 

November

     

Weather Merit Badge Presentations

November 8

Education

Andy Loughe taught two sections for the Boy Scout Merit badge on "Weather" sponsored by the Denver Area Council of the Boy Scouts of America at a local Front Range Community College

Andy Loughe
6211

 

December

     

David Skaggs and family

December 27

Public

SOS demo by Will von Dauster

Sylvia Hasui
6709