Monthly Archives: May 2014

ECWG awards 5 exploration research grants

The Explorers Club Washington Group is awarding a total of $15,652 in exploration grants to five graduate students. The ECWG’s Grants Committee selected the awardees from 36 graduate students from nine universities in Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, and the District … Continue reading

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2014 Exploration grant winners

The ECWG Board of Directors awarded these 2014 Exploration Grants as recommend by the ECWG Grants Committee: Rebecca Biermann, M.A, George Washington University, Anthropology, Study title: New Approaches to Understanding Human Behavioral Evolution from Stone Artifacts: Applying Photogrammetry at Olorgesailie, … Continue reading

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EC members encouraging Eagle scouts to explore

By Mike Manyak, Med’92 The Boy Scouts of America’s Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) initiative is designed to encourage the natural curiosity of youth members about these fields. Scouts are given an opportunity to explore relevant occupations and experiences … Continue reading

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Frank R. Power, MN ’93, dies

Frank R. Power, MN ’93, died on May 8, 2014. “Frank was a past chairman (of the ECWG), longtime board and committee member who worked tirelessly for the chapter. He was  friend to all and will be greatly missed.  Our deepest … Continue reading

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