Bryson’s got a new one. I can’t imagine it’ll be boring.
Archive for October, 2010
Tags: at risk, bill bryson, book, bryson's new book, disadvantaged, discovery, high needs, low-income, new york city, nyc, readers, schooba, science, seeing further, the royal society, urban
Tags: action sports, at risk, dema, disadvantaged, dive, high needs, jon favreau, low-income, new york city, northeast, nyc, poor, schmoozing, schooba, science, SCUBA, swingers, trade show, trade-only, travel, urban, vegas, vince vaughn, water, youth
That’s right, The Academy is going to DEMA. …What’s that??
It’s only the biggest international trade-only event for the diving, action water sports and travel industries. And yes, it’s in Vegas.
Let the schmoozing begin … again.
Tags: new york city, nyc, scap, schooba, science, SCUBA, style with function
The epitome of “style with function”.
Tags: antarctica, at risk, disadvantaged, discoveries, diving officer, high needs, low-income, michael lang, national research council, national science foundation, new york city, nrc, nsf, nyc, ocean studies board, poor, research, research methodology, revolution, schooba, schooba academy, science, science through scuba, scientist, SCUBA, smithsonian, symposium, urban
“The Smithsonian Institution, the National Science Foundation, and the Ocean Studies Board of the National Research Council announce a symposium in May 2010 to celebrate the scientific contributions and value of scuba as research methodology.”
Check it out:
And a teaser:
Tags: at risk, brooklyn, disadvantaged, high needs, iron on, low-income, new york city, nyc, poor, schooba, science, SCUBA, shirts, t-shirts, urban
Soon to be collector’s items:
Tags: at risk, corporate sponsor, cressi, disadvantaged, donations, fins, high needs, low-income, mask, new jersey, new york city, northeast, nyc, poor, schooba, science, SCUBA, snorkel, sponsors, urban, westwood
This morning I walked into the Cressi USA Headquarters in Westwood, New Jersey. I walked out with 5 sets of fins, 5 snorkels, and 6 masks.
On behalf of the entire Schooba Academy staff, I would like to extend my deepest thank you’s to Cressi for their generous donations which will help make this pilot a smashing success.
Check ‘em out in the partner’s page.
Tags: at risk, camcorder, cameras, disadvantaged, dive clubs, high needs, low-income, new york underwater photographic society, nyc, nyups, poor, schooba, science, SCUBA, underwater cameras, urban, video
Just became a member of The New York Underwater Photographic Society. Time to dust off the old picture making machine.