Eureka Springs EAST Students Win Robotics Alliance Award
Posted on Dec 8, 2007 at 8:50 PM
It was an exciting weekend for the Eureka Springs High School EAST students who participated in the FIRST Tech Challenge St. Louis Regional Site Tournament, last December 2, 2007, at the St. Louis Community College.
McGehee High School EAST students win in the Lexus Environmental Challenge
Posted on Dec 3, 2007 at 9:36 AM
McGehee High School EAST students recently entered their collaborative Bayou Bartholomew project into the Lexus Environmental Challenge Contest. The Lexus Environmental Challenge is a nationwide education program and contest about the environment that empowers teens to create a better world.
Japanese Team Visits Eureka Springs EAST Lab
Posted on Nov 30, 2007 at 8:43 AM
It was a busy week for the Eureka Springs High School EAST students who welcomed a team of Japanese teachers and students from the Wakayama Prefecture Kainan High School last November 11-15, 2007.
Carroll County Technology Center Receives Wal-Mart Foundation Grant
Posted on Sep 12, 2007 at 1:30 PM
The Carroll County Community Technology Center received a $1,000 grant from the Wal-Mart Foundation, for the purchase of equipment and software. The EAST Lab, who applied for the grant, is coordinating efforts with various members of the community for the Technology Center.
Conway High EAST facilitator Richard Washam named Audubon Arkansas Educator
Posted on Sep 5, 2007 at 4:35 PM
Audubon Arkansas recognized Conway EAST teacher Richard Washam for “his ability to motivate, mentor, and celebrate students in environmental and technology projects.” He enables students to experience nature and to be part of positive solutions that benefit communities. Richard was named Audubon Arkansas Educator 2007.
New EAST Website Launches
Posted on Aug 27, 2007 at 1:11 PM
The latest version of www.eastproject.org was launched today, adding many new features for EAST's students, facilitators, and partners.
EAST Announces 2007-2008 Board of Directors
Posted on Aug 24, 2007 at 9:11 AM
The EAST Initiative, a 501(c)(3) educational nonprofit that oversees the nationally recognized EAST Program elected its 2007-2008 Board of Directors at its annual board meeting on August 7.
EAST Students Featured at 2007 ESRI Conference
Posted on Jun 20, 2007 at 11:54 AM
Students from EAST programs in Hawaii and Arkansas presented the GIS aspects of their service projects to an audience of 13,000 at the 2007 ESRI International User Conference in June.