Monthly Archives: March 2013

PISCES Project Part II: Site surveys to Fefen, Siis, and Tonowas Islands (Day 2 of site surveys)

This blog post continues chronicling a trip of site surveys out to Lagoon Island schools in Chuuk, FSM, to determine the feasibility (both infrastructurally and concerning human-skills/readiness/interest) of connecting the schools to the Internet through long-distance WiFi and of installing … Continue reading

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PISCES Project Part II: Site surveys to Romanum, Udot and Eot Islands (Day 1 of site surveys)

Below is a map of the Chuuk lagoon, illustrating the route of our team’s travels on the site surveys. On this first day, we traveled East-South-East from the Main Island of Weno out to the three island schools of Romanum, … Continue reading

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PISCES Project Part II: First day of training workshop and talking with Peace Corps worker Melody

Our first full day on the ground in Chuuk for the PISCES Project, Part II, and we hit the ground running! The technical team has a number of work-goals for this week, including: 1. Field site survey training and then heading … Continue reading

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