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Live Video Events with the JOIDES Resolution
Connect your students/visitors/teachers live to the JR at sea! We provide live video broadcasts via Skype with the educators and scientists on board the ship during every expedition. Sign up is on a first come, first served basis.
Sign-ups are now open for live events during Exp 350: Izu Bonin Mariana Rear Arc from now through May 30, 2014. Sign up here!
You can also sign up for a live event during Exp. 351: Izu Bonin Mariana Arc Origina May 30 - July 30, 2014 here.
And wait, there's more! You can sign up for Exp. 352: Izu Bonin Mariana Forearc July 30 - September 30, 2014 live events here!
Once your date is confirmed, here are a few things you can do to prepare:
- Sign up to get the monthly JR newsletter.
- Explore some of our FREE materials: posters, models, core pencils and more!
- Make sure you have a good internet connection available.
- Spread the word about following the current expedition.
- Show your audience the Introducation to the JR slideshow and other educator resources.
- Watch a couple of our videos. We recommend Core on the Floor, Drilling Operations 24/7, Life on Board the JR, and Core on the Shore for starters.
- Have your audience brainstorm questions to submit to scientists and ship staff during the video broadcast. You can also submit questions before and after through our Ask a Scientist page.
After Your Event
Once you have done an event with us, we would love to have your feedback - as we are always working to improve our events. Please click here to take our Video Events Survey.
Are you inspired? Considering applying to sail on the JR as an Education Officer!