Monday, February 26, 2018
The candidates for the 2018 Science Committee Chair election are Emma Aronson and D. Sarah Stamps. Election runs from 2/26 - 3/09/2018. Science Committee members will receive their ballots via email in the afternoon of 2/26. If you have any issues or did not receive your ballot, contact the ESSO. Emma Aronson Emma is the former Co-Chair of the Science Committee, Science Committee member, and... [read more]
Thursday, February 1, 2018
EarthCube will have several sessions and Town Halls at the 2018 Ocean Sciences Meeting (OSM), co-sponsored by the American Geophysical Union (AGU), the Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography (ASLO), and The Oceanography Society (TOS). The OSM is an important venue for scientific exchange across broad marine science disciplines. Sessions will include all aspects of oceanography... [read more]
Monday, January 29, 2018
Welcome Ken Rubin, new LC Chair-elect The ESSO would like to welcome Ken Rubin as the new Leadership Council (LC) chair-elect. For the past two years, Ken has served as chair of the EarthCube Science Committee (SC) and a member of the LC. This has been a time of intensive goal refinement for EarthCube, as well the development of approaches to help focus and accelerate the pace of innovation and... [read more]
Monday, June 19, 2017
2017 EarthCube Elections It is our great pleasure to welcome the newly-elected members of EarthCube Leadership Council and Liaison Team! These positions will serve key leadership roles while EarthCube moves into the implementation phase. All three candidates have shown exemplary leadership in EarthCube, and we are excited to welcome them to the Leadership Council and Liaison Team.  We would also... [read more]
Monday, November 28, 2016
Formal Response of the Leadership Committee (LC) to the Reverse Site Visit In March 2016, the EarthCube Advisory Committee presented EarthCube with a report of their Reverse Site Visit. The report contained critical insights about the trajectory of the efforts made over the first five years of EarthCube’s existence as an NSF-funded initiative, and made many excellent recommendations to adjust our... [read more]
Monday, November 28, 2016
Following recommendations included in the EarthCube Advisory Committee report delivered in March 2016 (the “Reverse Site Visit”), the National Science Foundation (NSF) has tasked the EarthCube Science Support Office (ESSO) with creating an architecture and implementation plan from the EarthCube architecture blueprint defined at the May 2016 Architectural Framework Workshop and in follow-on... [read more]
Friday, September 23, 2016
The next installment in the Webinar Series: "EarthCube Tools for Doing Geoscience" will be Friday, October 7, at 2 pm EDT. Elisha Wood-Charlson from the University of Hawaii will present: ECOGEO: 'Omics Training: Introduction to Environmental 'Omics using a Unix-based Virtual Machine   About the EarthCube Tools Webinar Series The EarthCube Tools webinar series provides practical, jargon-free ... [read more]
Friday, September 9, 2016
The next installment in the Webinar Series: "EarthCube Tools for Doing Geoscience" will be Friday, September 9, at 2 pm EDT. Mike Stults from IRIS presents:  GeoWS: Tools and Patterns for Practical Web Services Call-in and event details are available here. This webinar will describe GeoWS, a project working “to provide more uniform ways to discover, access, and use data from various earth science... [read more]
Thursday, August 18, 2016
Dear EarthCube Community,  We are saddened to announce that Lee Allison passed away on 16 August, 2016 after a tragic accident.  Lee was a critical figure in shaping the EarthCube program through his deep and sustained commitment to the EarthCube community. His leadership of the EarthCube Test Enterprise Governance Project helped create a governance structure that promotes a culture of... [read more]
Monday, August 1, 2016
International Data Week is the historic co-location of three critical data communities - the World Data System, CODATA, and the Research Data Alliance will all be meeting in Denver, CO, USA from September 11 - 17. Join colleagues from around the world for SciDataCon, the International Data Forum, and the Research Data Alliance’s 8th Plenary Meeting, and sign up soon! The early bird reduced... [read more]