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08
Apr
2021

Summer 2021: Presidential Primary Sources Project, Truman and Clinton Presidential Libraries Present Free Teacher Professional Development Workshops

By Therese Perlowski, Program Manager, Internet2 Community Anchor Program The Presidential Primary Sources Project is teaming up with the Truman and Clinton Presidential Libraries to host free professional development workshops for teachers this summer. The Intersections of Injustice Institute workshop will take place June 21-25, 2021, and the Presidents…

23
Mar
2021

I-Light: Connecting Small Colleges to National and Regional Research Networks

By Therese Perlowski, Internet2 CAP Program Manager Thanks to I-Light, Indiana’s high-speed fiber-optic network for the research and education community, small colleges are receiving help to apply for and receive funding that previously only went to larger institutions. Historically, many federal funding opportunities for academic research have been reserved…

14
Jan
2021

Presidential Primary Sources Project: New Sessions Start January 2021

By Jennifer LeMay, Internet2 CAP Consultant Register now for the 2021 Presidential Primary Sources Project, which runs January — March of 2021. The Presidential Primary Sources Project (PPSP) is a program that connects students and educators with a free, live, interactive web series where students learn about the…

11
Jan
2021

Internet2 Issues Call for 2021 Rose-Werle Award Nominations

By Stephanie Stenberg, Director, Internet2 Community Anchor Program Nomination submission deadline is February 26 Do you know someone who is a leader in advanced networking for community anchor institutions, such as community colleges, primary and secondary schools, state and local government, libraries, and museums? Consider nominating them for the 2021…

09
Nov
2020

Announcing the Presidential Primary Sources Project Program 2021 Series

By Therese Perlowski, Internet2 CAP Program Manager The Internet2 Community Anchor Program is pleased to announce the 2021 schedule for the Presidential Primary Sources Project (PPSP), a series of free, standards-aligned, 45-minute interactive videoconferencing webinars aimed at students in grades 4-12. The series will run from January through March…

29
Oct
2020

MCNC: Fueling Innovative and Accessible Healthcare During COVID-19

By Therese Perlowski, Internet2 CAP Program Manager Serving a very rural and high poverty population in Eastern North Carolina, Roanoke Chowan Community Health Center (RCCHC) saw the pandemic amplify many of the historical issues of equity and access their patients face. Inspired to find new and innovative ways to…

12
Oct
2020

Community Anchor Program Announces New Distance Learning Scholarship Program

By Therese Perlowski, Internet2 CAP Program Manager The Internet2 Community Anchor Program (CAP) is excited to announce that it has created a distance learning scholarship program to give K-12 teachers free, one-on-one distance learning programs for their class through the Center for Interactive Learning and Collaboration (CILC). Any teacher from a…

06
Jul
2020

Internet2 Partners with the U.S. National Archives & Presidential Libraries to Offer Summer and Fall Distance Learning Series

By Therese Perlowski, Internet2 CAP Program Manager With summer camps going virtual and schools reopening in the fall uncertain, the need for high-quality and accessible distance learning is greater than ever.  In response, the Internet2 Presidential Primary Sources Project is partnering with the U.S. National Archives and several presidential libraries to…