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dc.creatorCervenec, Jasonen_US
dc.identifier.citationEngaged Scholars, v. 5 (2017).en_US
dc.descriptionIMPACT. 1: Center staff is collaborating with the City of Columbus to create a climate change action plan and contributed to the development of a climate risk and vulnerability report for the city. -- 2. Outreach programs of the Byrd Center reached approximately 12,000 individuals last year through 182 programs directed at audiences from 3rd graders to senior citizens. -- 3. Videos posted to the Center's website and YouTube accounts were viewed more than 20,400 times for a total of 63,600 minutes watched last year. These videos include expedition footage, seminars, and interviews.en_US
dc.descriptionOSU PARTNERS: State Climate Office of Ohio; School of Earth Sciences; Department of Geography; University Libraries; OSU Extensionen_US
dc.descriptionCOMMUNITY PARTNERS: City of Columbusen_US
dc.descriptionPRIMARY CONTACT: Jason Cervenec (
dc.description.abstractThe Byrd Center has many opportunities for the public to interact with researchers through programs such as guided tours, school visits, speaking engagements, hands-on activities, simulations, and displays at local STEM programs. Outreach programs strive to improve educational materials and instruction in the Earth sciences and communicate accurate and timely information about climate change. The center promotes programs via its website, social media outlets, and partner organizations.en_US
dc.publisherOhio State University. Office of Outreach and Engagementen_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries5th Annual Engagement Forum. The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, May 3, 2017.en_US
dc.titleByrd Polar and Climate Research Centeren_US

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