EAST Making Scanning Cool in Hot Springs
Posted on May 9, 2013 at 1:20 PM
“One of the things that really made it worthwhile is that one of the kids, Michael, came up to me and said, ‘This is fantastic and I will remember this forever.’ That just gave me a good, warm-and-fuzzy feeling,” said Ron Harrison, head of American Lidar, a one-man laser scanning service provider operation based here in Hot Springs.
MacArthur Junior High School Needs Your Vote
Posted on May 2, 2013 at 11:45 AM
EAST at Douglas MacAurthur Junior High School and their "Project Green Thumb" are finalist for the Opal® apple Youth Make a Difference Initiative . The grant will award $40,000 in funding to youth-based initiatives serving communities in the U.S. where youth take leadership roles in the project.
EAST Initiative Growth Spurs Fourteen New Programs in Arkansas
Posted on May 1, 2013 at 1:12 PM
The EAST Initiative is pleased to announce the recipients of the Arkansas Department of Education’s EAST grant and the Arkansas STEM Works grant for EAST Core programs. These grants are the result of a year-long application and vetting process.
The Recruiting Road
Posted on May 1, 2013 at 10:20 AM
On the afternoon of Thursday, April 25, 2013 the recruiting cycle for the EAST Class of 2013 in Arkansas came to a close. Thanks to the hard work, advocacy and commitment of so many people—at the state, local, and Initiative level—I was able to start making the best phone calls I get to make all year.
EAST Beyond the Bell Grant RFP Now Available
Posted on Apr 16, 2013 at 9:26 AM
The EAST Initiative is pleased to be able to offer a grant opportunity for all EAST programs. Any EAST Program, in good standing, is eligible to apply for an EAST Beyond the Bell Grant. Proposal consideration for a single EAST Program project may be funded up to $10,000.
USGIF 2013 Scholarship Program
Posted on Apr 5, 2013 at 1:43 AM
The United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF) is excited to announce the opening of our 2013 Scholarship Program. USGIF is dedicated to assisting promising students interested in geospatial sciences with scholarship awards to further the advancement of the geospatial intelligence tradecraft.
Oracle Training Available for Facilitators
Posted on Apr 1, 2013 at 4:12 PM
EAST Facilitators! This training is for you!
CSTA Arkansas is pleased to announce free Java training offered by Oracle. This training will consist of six weeks of virtual training and 2 days of on-site training held at UALR.