Appeared August 2016
Published in the Townsville Bulletin
Students are deeply moved by it all in this letter to the editor in the Townsville Bulletin, a news publication of Australia's North Queensland.
Appeared August 2016
Published in DUO Magazine
In The Rise of Educational Tourism GFP graduate and past Australia Earth Expeditioner Katie Krafte shares her thoughts on experiential, field-based education in DUO Magazine, Townsville's monthly lifestyle publication.
Appeared July 2016
Published in Honolulu Star Advertiser
GFP graduate Candee Ellsworth is featured in the Honolulu Star Advertiser article -- Tech park tours offer 'science in action' -- for her work with Friends of Natural Energy Laborartory of Hawaii Authority (HELHA). As executive director, Ellsworth supports HELHA through education and outreach activities including sustainable aquaculture tours at the Hawaii Ocean Science and Technology Park. The 870-acre park, administered by the HELHA, was created in 1974 as an incubator for sustainable commercial products, conservation and education programs and research. Today, the park is home to more than 80 percent of Hawaii's aquafarming products.
Master's Studies Take Broadbent To Belize In Miami University's Project Dragonfly Global Field Program – Brevard NC
Appeared June 9, 2016
Published in The Transylvania Times
GFP student Alexa Broadbent is featured in The Transylvania Times article "Master's Studies Take Broadbent To Belize In Miami University's Project Dragonfly Global Field Program – Brevard NC" for her travels to Belize where she will study coral reefs, manatees, howler monkeys, jaguars and other wildlife.
Published in Tipularia
In Black Creek Scout Reservation BioBlitz: A Vascular Plant Species Inventory GFP graduate Jed Hewitt joined a team of scientists, naturalists, Boy Scouts and volunteers for a one-day botanical BioBlitz (a study of species in a particular time and place) at Black Creek Scout Reservation, a camp owned by the Coastal Georgia Council of the Boy Scouts of America. Hewitt provided guidance to the Bioblitz team who explored and inventoried the botanical biodiversity of the camp to better understand southeastern U.S. plant communities and provide a vision for future land management goals. This inaugural BioBlitz was successful at documenting plant species and providing opportunities for future science-based scouting programs and enhanced environmental education experiences.