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Nick Goeldi

Mr. Nick Goeldi

Nick Goeldi

Ripon High School, Ripon, Wisconsin


Grades or community reached

10, 11, 12


Bio

Mr. Goeldi is in the NITARP 2018 class.


Teams


Events


News

  • NITARP 2020 proposal review April 27, 2020

    Despite the global pandemic, many NITARP alumni helped us out with reviewing the NITARP 2020 proposals!  Scientists who helped include Tiffany Meshkat, Patrick Lowrance, Mike Werner, Seppo Laine, and Julian van Eyken. Thanks to all!

  • January 2020 updates for Mr. Goeldi January 14, 2020

    Mr. Goeldi spent an hour talking with local Ripon College Physics Professors talking about his experiences with NITARP, sharing what his team did and what he learned from the program.

  • October 2019 updates for Mr. Goeldi October 7, 2019

    Mr. Goeldi attended the Exeter Astronomy Education Conference in June 2019. He also participated in a two hour luncheon called "great conversations" where he shared about his NITARP experiences. Last year, his students presented to the staff for an hour about their NITARP experiences.

  • October 2018 updates for Mr. Goeldi October 16, 2018

    Mr. Goeldi writes:

    I have been doing some presentations in my neighborhood.
    1. Presented at local rotary for one hour. Presented in April and in September
    2. Presented at local lions club, 30 min
    3. Presented 4 nights in a row in the lobby of a science-based play at the local college during intermission and before the show. [Henrietta Leavitt] a total of 4 hours.


Quotes

  • Because of NITARP my teaching has grown for the better. The entire project really made me appreciate and re-evaluate the scientific process. I was amazed by the support and well organized lines of communication, and found a new level of respect for Google Sheets.The number of connections I have made with other astronomy and physics teachers has really helped me find new and interesting ways to make physics more relevant to students.

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The application period is now closed for NITARP 2023. We will release our selection for the 2023 class at the 2023 January AAS.