Author: Sue Hill

Sign Up for Family Fun at Michigan Tech’s Alumni Reunion

Friday, Aug. 3, at 10 a.m., all kids are invited to “Children’s Laboratory Exploration: Investigating the Lake Superior Food Chain Using a Lake Trout Stomach!” Professor Marty Auer and Joan Chadde, director of the Center for Science, Math and Environmental Education, will lead this workshop that involves dissecting trout innards. Parents and grandparents are also welcome to come to the University Waterfront, near the Great Lakes Research Center. The workshop is free, but please register in advance so organizers have enough supplies for everyone. READ MORE

Lake Superior, Great Lakes Research Center Subject of Radio Program

An upcoming Copper Country Today program will focus on the health of Lake Superior and Tech’s new Great Lakes Research Center. Here is the schedule:
* 8 a.m., Sunday, on WCCY, 1400 AM
* 9 a.m., Sunday, on WHKB, 102.3 FM
Three Tech scientists will be interviewed: Professor Marty Auer, civil and environmental engineering Professor Noel Urban, civil and environmental engineering Director Joan Chadde, Center for Science and Environmental Outreach. READ MORE