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The University of Texas at Tyler

GLOBE U.S. Partner

The University of Texas at Tyler is a GLOBE (Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment) U.S. partner, responsible to recruit, train and mentor teachers in GLOBE Program activities and facilitate student research in schools across East Texas. Students take GLOBE measurements at their schools, on the UT Tyler campus and at the university training facility located at Camp Tyler, just minutes from campus. See how GLOBE works

GLOBE Activities on UT Tyler Campus

Highlighted GLOBE School in East Texas

Students from Hawkins, Texas traveled for the second time to New Delhi, India to share their research at the 2014 Global Learning Expedition (GLE). 

Hawkins students participate in an ongoing science project using GLOBE atmospheric measurements. Students from Hawkins School attended the 2012 GLOBE Science Festival in Vishwa Yuvak Kendra, New Delhi, India. See the event brochure and visit their Facebook page.

Read more about the GLOBE Science Festival.

Read an article about the 2012 GLOBE Science Festival in the Wood County Electric Cooperative, pp. 20-23.

GLOBE is a hands-on international science and education program that brings together students, teachers, scientists and community members in over 100 countries to develop environmental awareness, understanding of other cultures and a sense of global community. GLOBE offers a cross-curricular approach to the study of science, mathematics and technology in conjunction with geography, social studies, languages and the arts.

Teachers in East Texas: Contact the UT Tyler GLOBE partnership to inquire about our GLOBE Training schedule.