Archive for September, 2010

MiaSci Encourages You to Take Action to Support County Cultural Funding

Posted on September 8th, 2010

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By: MiaSci

As you may be aware, the proposed Miami-Dade County budget for the 2010-11 fiscal year includes substantial service cuts and workforce reductions to local cultural organizations. This year’s proposed budget represents a 25% cut to cultural grants funding to more than 400 local cultural organizations, amounting to a total reduction of $2.3 million of support […]

Miami Science Museum Receives $500,000 Grant From NOAA for Interactive Climate Change Exhibit

Posted on September 2nd, 2010

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By: MiaSci

The Miami Science Museum (MiaSci), in collaboration with Ideum and the Institute for Learning Innovation, was awarded a $500,000 grant from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to acquire a new spherical display system. The project, entitled: Hurricanes and Climate Change: Local Impacts and Global Systems, will allow visitors to explore the global dimensions […]