The Panama Canal, and Panama for that matter, have been at the center of our hemisphere’s commerce and transportation for well over a century. Indeed, long before the Canal was a twinkle in Ferdinand de Lessep’s eye, the Isthmus served as the key transit point for those seeking to cash in on the gold rush in California. Ships leaving Panama’s Pacific Coast were the destination for a stream of people from the East Coast and Europe. Their use of Panama as an East-West passage quickly made Panama and its new railroad a strategic location.
#IOASTEM2019 has begun at the beautiful city of Buenos Aires. Today is the start of the Professional Workshop for STEM Argentinian Instructors. We learned fun and innovative STEM teaching activities conducted by Gustavo Riestra and Newton Almeida at Leloir Institute.4
Sula Vanderplank at CETYS Ensenada, giving an excellent presentation about biodiversity and conservation in Baja California. She is part of #IOASTEM2019
STEM mexican instructors learning how to visualize proteins with Dr. Alejandro Carballo at UABC, Ensenada Campus during our own #IOASTEM2019
New #report: "#LNG and the #PanamaCanal: Should Another Expansion Already Be on the Drawing Board?"