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Mapping the Arctic Sea Floor
The U.S. Extended Continental Shelf Task Force, chaired by the Department of State, plans two Arctic cruises by the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Healy, one of which will be conducted in collaboration with the Government of Canada. The cruises are part of an interagency effort to collect scientific data about the continental shelf and oceanic basins in the Arctic.
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Fulbright-mtvU Fellowship Winners
Congratulations to the five 2008 winners of the Fulbright-mtvU Fellowships! The fellowships were established to promote “the power of music” as a global force for mutual understanding.

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Students: Traveling Abroad?

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