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Nature Calls

Posted by on August 25th, 2016 0 comments

Today the National Park Service celebrates its 100th anniversary. As so many people have done over the past century, including the fictional Griswolds, my family of four took to the open road on a hot summer day traveling 2,000 miles from the Heartland of America to visit the celestial mountains, lakes, and forests out West. What did we find?… Read More »

Posted in: General, Outreach, Resource Sharing



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Four Awards Currently Open & Application Training

Posted by on August 24th, 2016 0 comments

The Professional Development Award and the Emergency Preparedness Award are now available. The application deadline for all four of our current awards is September 12th, 2016. The GMR is currently accepting applications for four awards and training is available to help you apply. Bobbi Newman will lead two training sessions that are specifically tailored to… Read More »

Posted in: Emergency Preparedness, Funding, General, News from the Region, Outreach, Technology, Training



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Even iPhone gamers can learn from NLM Resources

Posted by on August 22nd, 2016 0 comments

I spent far too many hours in my high school Chemistry class playing Bejeweled on my laptop (sorry Ms. Schultz!), so when I started reading up on NLM’s resources for K-12 students, I was immediately interested when I saw that iPhone and online games are included on this list. Up until now, the closest thing… Read More »

Posted in: NLM Resources, Outreach, Public Health, Technology



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Visiting Resource Libraries in Minnesota

Posted by on August 21st, 2016 0 comments

As a native Minnesotan, I was determined to get up north to visit our resource libraries before winter. Like my fellow Minnesotans I have an emergency kit in my trunk, complete with a candle to melt snow, a shovel, and kitty litter in case I’m stuck in a ditch. I’d rather not have to put this to… Read More »

Posted in: General



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More Outreach Awards (!) and Application Training

Posted by on August 19th, 2016 0 comments

Alright folks, the GMR Outreach Awards are rolling in – we’ll continue to post them on our website as they approved by the NNCO. The Express Outreach Award and Technology Improvement Award are both live and we’re accepting applications until September 12th. The Professional Development Award is next on our radar and will be posted… Read More »

Posted in: Funding, General, Outreach, Training

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