<div dir="ltr"><div class="gmail_default" style="font-family:arial,sans-serif;font-size:small"><span id="gmail-docs-internal-guid-0e636531-7fff-f2e3-ce36-f5be6657dadb"><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);font-variant-numeric:normal;font-variant-east-asian:normal;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Dear UNAVCO and IRIS community,</span></p><br><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);font-variant-numeric:normal;font-variant-east-asian:normal;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">The naming contest for the proposed new non-profit closes on <b>Wednesday, July 15</b>. Get your last-minute entries in!</span></p><br><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);font-variant-numeric:normal;font-variant-east-asian:normal;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">IRIS and UNAVCO are working towards merging to become a new entity. What should this new, combined non-profit be named? We need your suggestions! Provide us with your best, most inspired names and taglines. The strongest candidates will be shared with the UNAVCO and IRIS staff, who will vote for their favorites. The top 3 choices will be sent to the Boards of Directors for both organizations to select the winner. The person who submits the winning entry will receive a joint goodie bag from IRIS and UNAVCO, and a $150 gift certificate. (Any mentions of UNAVRIS, IRAVCO, or Shaky McShakeface will receive demerits ;).</span></p><br><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);font-variant-numeric:normal;font-variant-east-asian:normal;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Deadline for submissions is July 15, 11:59 PDT.</span></p><br><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);font-variant-numeric:normal;font-variant-east-asian:normal;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Winners will be announced in August.</span></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><br></p><p style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);font-variant-numeric:normal;font-variant-east-asian:normal;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">We are excited at what this organization can become, and we look forward to seeing your ideas!</span></p><p style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);font-variant-numeric:normal;font-variant-east-asian:normal;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap"><br></span></p><p style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);font-variant-numeric:normal;font-variant-east-asian:normal;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap"><br></span></p><p style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);font-variant-numeric:normal;font-variant-east-asian:normal;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap"><br></span></p><p style="line-height:1.2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt"><span style="font-size:11pt;font-family:Arial;color:rgb(0,0,0);font-variant-numeric:normal;font-variant-east-asian:normal;vertical-align:baseline;white-space:pre-wrap">Your friends at UNAVCO & IRIS</span></p></span></div><div><div dir="ltr" class="gmail_signature" data-smartmail="gmail_signature"><div dir="ltr"><div><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div dir="ltr"><div><div><div><div><div><br></div><div><span style="color:rgb(0,0,0)"><br></span></div><div><span style="color:rgb(0,0,0)"><br></span></div><div><span style="color:rgb(136,136,136)">______________________________</span><span style="color:rgb(136,136,136)">_</span><br><font color="#666666"><b>Beth Bartel</b>     (she/her)</font></div><font color="#666666">Science Communication & Outreach Specialist</font></div><font color="#000000"><a href="http://unavco.org" target="_blank">UNAVCO</a></font><br></div><font color="#666666">6350 Nautilus Drive Suites B/C<br></font></div><font color="#666666">Boulder, Colorado  80301<br></font></div><div><font color="#666666">303-381-7512 | </font><a href="mailto:bartel@unavco.org" target="_blank">bartel@unavco.org</a></div></div><div><i style="color:rgb(136,136,136)"><font size="1" color="#990000">Use UNAVCO data or instrumentation? <a href="http://www.unavco.org/community/policies_forms/acknowledgment/acknowledgment.html" style="color:rgb(17,85,204)" target="_blank">Please acknowledge UNAVCO</a> in your publications</font></i></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