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08
Jul
2021

New York Teacher Creates Global Connections with CAP Distance Learning Scholarship

By Therese Perlowski, CAP Program Manager

Kelly Grimaldi Kelly Grimaldi, a third-grade teacher at Eden Elementary School in Eden, New York, is passionate about sharing a global perspective with her students. “I feel a strong personal obligation to connect my students to the world around them. I am proud to have grown up in a rural…

08
Jul
2021

Internet2 Program Helps Bridge Digital Divide for K-12 Districts, Libraries, and Museums With eduroam WiFi

Network Nebraska and Arizona’s Sun Corridor Network join a new, streamlined program to provide secure eduroam WiFi for their K-12, library, and museum constituents. WASHINGTON, D.C., July 8, 2021 – Internet2 announced today the launch of the eduroam Support Organizations, aimed at enabling regional and state-wide organizations in deploying eduroam…

08
Jul
2021

NTIA Seeks Reviewers for Grant Proposals for Broadband Connectivity Programs

In an effort to help advance national broadband access for all, the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) of the U.S. Department of Commerce is soliciting experts to evaluate grant proposals for three broadband connectivity programs. The programs will award over $1.5 billion to further national broadband goals and…

07
Jul
2021

Internet2 Community Voices Series: Cost-Effective, Scalable Solution for Network Security at the Border

By Dan Kirkland, Network Architect Lead, University of Michigan

Register for the Network Routing Security at Scale event to be held Thursday, August 12, at 1 p.m. ET. The University of Michigan’s network, UMnet, is the core unifying technology that enables many of the university’s mission-critical IT systems and connects all schools, colleges, and institutes…

02
Jul
2021

White Paper: New Community Resource Unpacks Misconceptions and Touts Benefits of Network Automation for Any Organization

By Amber Rasche, Senior Communications Specialist

Karl Newell Why the hesitation on network automation? A new community resource developed by collaborators from Merit Network, University of Michigan, GlobalNOC, Internet2, Cisco, ADVA, and Juniper Networks unpacks some of the common misconceptions surrounding network automation and sheds new light on the approach as a must-have component of a…

01
Jul
2021

I2 Online: GCP Summer Camp Has Started, But There S’more to Come

By Bob Flynn, Internet2 Program Manager

These days summer camp is virtual and it’s BYOS (s’mores), but that didn’t stop the many intrepid campers who joined the first in our NET+ Google Cloud Platform (GCP) Summer Camp series on June 23.  While the campfire was Zoom, it was clouds of Google blowing your way regardless…

30
Jun
2021

Internet2 Community News Spotlight – June 2021 Edition

By Amber Rasche, Senior Communications Specialist

This monthly feature spotlights timely community stories from Internet2 members, celebrating their achievements and sharing important announcements around their efforts to fulfill their research, education, and scholarship missions.  CENIC Recognizes The Quilt as Outstanding Partner in Research and Education NetworkingUniversity of Florida,…

24
Jun
2021

Research that Makes Tech Possible – A Conversation with Dana Brunson

By Maya Gurarie, Digital Experience Specialist

Dana Brunson As the Principal Investigator for a new $1.49M National Science Foundation grant, Dana Brunson has big plans. The grant fuels the development of a national career center by providing products, tools, services, and communities to sustain Research Computing and Data (RCD) operations and builds on years of collaboration…