Wednesday, September 16, 2020
NSF Funds $8.1 Million in Grants for EarthCube Science-Enabling Data Capabilities Program To meet current and future needs of the geosciences research and education community, the National Science Foundation (NSF) recently awarded fourteen grants that focus on nine EarthCube interconnected projects. The new grants engage an array of geosciences, cyberinfrastructure, computer science, and... [read more]
Monday, September 14, 2020
Call for Applications for the 2021 Earth Science Information Partners (ESIP) Community Fellows Program ESIP Community Fellows are graduate students and post-docs (<2 yrs since graduation) interested in bridging the gap between informatics and Earth Science. This fellowship provides fellows with a chance to work closely with professionals in an interdisciplinary, cross-sector group (ESIP... [read more]
Friday, September 11, 2020
SGCI-EarthCube Scholarship Application EarthCube is committed to creating sustainable community connections and is excited to announce that scholarship applications are now being accepted for the Gateways 2020 virtual conference. Tutorials: Week of October 12, 2020 Main Presentations: Week of October 19, 2020   The Science Gateways Community Institute (SGCI) facilitates—at little or no cost—the... [read more]
Tuesday, September 1, 2020
The Carpentries & CyVerse: Science Engagement Postdoctoral Position The University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona This is a joint The Carpentries Logopostdoc position between The Carpentries and CyVerse across a range of activities to develop, enhance, and expand the capacity of The Carpentries and CyVerse to develop curriculum, and build communities and opportunities for training in digital and... [read more]
Friday, August 28, 2020
EarthCube Scholarship Recipients Reflect on ESIP and FSCI Opportunities The EarthCube Office recently funded 40 scholarships for awardees to attend academic conferences hosted by Earth Science Information Partners (ESIP) and Force 11 Scholarly Communications Institute (FSCI). Both conferences took place earlier this summer and were held virtually due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The... [read more]
Monday, August 24, 2020
EarthCube Council of Data Facilities Elects New Executive Committee The National Science Foundation funded EarthCube community recently elected a new Council of Data Facilities (CDF) Executive Committee. The two-year-term began in July and will end in July 2022. The CDF named Kerstin Lehnert, a Doherty senior research scientist at the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University and... [read more]
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
NCAR’s Mike Daniels Launches Two New Initiatives as Newly Elected EarthCube Leadership Council Chair New EarthCube Council Members Also Announced Mike Daniels, a long-time National Science Foundation (NSF) EarthCube and Leadership Council member, was recently elected to chair the Leadership Council from June 2020 to May 2022. Consisting of nine members, the Leadership Council works with... [read more]
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
EarthCube Leadership Council forms Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Working Group Recent events have prompted the EarthCube Leadership Council and the EarthCube Office to take steps as a community to better address diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) in the geosciences. We feel we have a unique role as a community in our approach to DEI and seek to be a welcoming place for open discussions,... [read more]
Friday, July 10, 2020
Jupyter Meets the Earth: Community input A virtual meeting to be held on Monday July 27 at 8am - 10am PDT   Register Here Project Jupyter is an open source platform for interactive computing and data analysis, widely used in research, education and industry. The Jupyter meets the Earth project is using research use cases in geosciences to drive technical developments within the Jupyter and... [read more]
Friday, June 19, 2020
ESIP-EarthCube Summer Partner Scholarship Application EarthCube is excited to announce that scholarship applications are now being accepted for the 2020 ESIP Summer Meeting, which will be delivered virtually from July 14th-24, 2020. For over 20 years, ESIP meetings have brought together the most innovative thinkers and leaders around Earth observation data, thus forming a community dedicated to... [read more]