January 27, 2015
Fort Necessity Now Offering Distance Learning/ Video Conferencing to School Classroom
Virtual field trips using conferencing equipment from the classroom are now available Fort Necessity National Battlefield. Park rangers can teach students about young Washington and the French and Indian War.
January 22, 2015
Stephen Clark Selected as Superintendent of the National Parks of Western Pennsylvania
Stephen Clark has been named as the superintendent of the National Parks of Western Pennsylvania, which include the Flight 93 National Memorial, Johnstown Flood National Memorial, Allegheny Portage Railroad National Historic Site, Fort Necessity National Battlefield and Friendship Hill National Historic Site. Clark will assume his duties in late March.
January 21, 2015
Reinbold to Assistant Director for Partnerships and Civic Engagement
Jeff Reinbold has been named the assistant director for partnerships and civic engagement within the National Park Service. Reinbold will be responsible for partnerships, philanthropic stewardship, national trails, wild and scenic rivers, and hydro-power assistance programs. He will also oversee the National Park Service Rivers, Trails, and Conservation Assistance Program.