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Ocean First Explorers Club

Ocean First Explorers Club

April 23, 2016

9:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for our April meeting of the OCEAN FIRST EXPLORERS CLUB! It is a program that gives 4th-9th grade students who have a passion for nature and conservation the opportunity to learn from experts in the field about the marine environment and how to be better stewards for the ocean.

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Research Expedition Bonaire

Research Expedition Bonaire

March 11, 2016 - March 20, 2016

Follow along with us as the Institute’s Dr. Mikki and teachers from Alexander Dawson School head to gorgeous Bonaire this week. They will be collecting data on REEF fish and learning new underwater photography techniques. The trip spans eight days of diving, exploring and hiking in Bonaire’s National Park. Check back for updates! 

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Ocean First Explorers Club Meeting

Ocean First Explorers Club Meeting

February 13, 2016

9:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for our second meeting of the OCEAN FIRST EXPLORERS CLUB! It is a program that gives 4th-9th grade students who have a passion for nature and conservation the opportunity to learn from experts in the field about the marine environment and how to be better stewards for the ocean.

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We are launching the Ocean First Explorers Club!

We are launching the Ocean First Explorers Club!

January 16, 2016

9:00 am – 11:00 am

Join us for our first meeting of the OCEAN FIRST EXPLORERS CLUB! It is a program that gives 4th-9th grade students who have a passion for nature and conservation the opportunity to learn from experts in the field about the marine environment and how to be better stewards for the ocean.

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2ND ANNUAL OCEAN FIRST INSTITUTE UNDERWATER ROV COMPETITION AT OCEAN FIRST

2ND ANNUAL OCEAN FIRST INSTITUTE UNDERWATER ROV COMPETITION AT OCEAN FIRST

December 18, 2015

10:00 am – 1:30 pm

Join us for our 2nd Annual ROV competition with students from the Colorado STEM Academy. The students hand made ROV’s will compete in relay races, obstacle courses and the best team wins!

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GRAND CAYMAN ISLAND EXPEDITION AT COMPASS POINT

GRAND CAYMAN ISLAND EXPEDITION AT COMPASS POINT

December 2, 2015 - December 6, 2015

The Institute and Ocean First will be travelling with 13 middle school students from Kent Denver School next week to complete their Jr. Open Water training dives.

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COLORADO STEM ACADEMY ROV BUILDING

COLORADO STEM ACADEMY ROV BUILDING

November 18, 2015

10:00 am -1:00 pm

Our staff will be working alongside Academy students by helping them design and build underwater remotely operated vehicles (ROV’s). The Institute will provide the kits as part of a grant from the Office of Naval Research.

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SUPER SCIENCE SATURDAY AT THE NATIONAL CENTER FOR ATMOSPHERIC RESEARCH (NCAR)

SUPER SCIENCE SATURDAY AT THE NATIONAL CENTER FOR ATMOSPHERIC RESEARCH (NCAR)

November 9, 2015

10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Please join us at our booth at the annual event which brings kids and adults together to explore hands-on activities, think about new ideas, and learn about science. This year’s theme is “LIGHT”!

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MUNCHKIN MASQUERADE ON PEARL STREET IN BOULDER

MUNCHKIN MASQUERADE ON PEARL STREET IN BOULDER

October 31, 2015

2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Come and drop by our booth this Halloween in downtown Boulder! Join the fun as the mall will be full of thousands of tiny ghosts & goblins, dinosaurs & dragons, fairies & princes, super heroes and animals of every size trick-or-treating along Pearl Street. 

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