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Current Educational Programs Offered at MTU

Water Related Courses offered at Michigan Tech . . .

Course List in PDF format MTU Water Courses 2007.pdf
Spring 2009: Center for Water & Society Colloquium course
“Climate Change and the Sustainability of Water Resources”

Travel Grants to Conferences & Workshops (up to $300)
Student Travel Grant Application

Research Grants (up to $500)
Student Research Grant Application

CWS World Water Day 2009
Poster Competition

Monday, March 23, 2009
Dow Building 6th and 7th Floor Lobbies

Call for Posters Flyer (pdf)

Poster Competition Results - View Posters in PDF format

The Michigan Tech Center for Water and Society is sponsoring the World Water Day Poster Competition, open to Michigan Tech Graduate and Undergraduate students. Cash prizes will be awarded for the best entries in two categories:
(1) Original Research (Presentation of thesis or project research), and
(2) Coursework/Informational (Presentation of coursework or literature based research).

Poster awards will be announced at the lecture by Sandra Postel scheduled for
7:00 p.m. on March 23rd at the Rosza Center.

Poster Guidelines/Registration Form

Email completed forms to
by Thursday, March 19, 2009

Check back here for updates and new information.

If the CWS Logo should be displayed on your poster, use this logo MTCWS_Logo_noBackground.png

Great Lakes Maritime Transportation Teacher Institute

July 30 - Aug. 3, 2007
(West end of Lake Superior)

Application Deadline: May 25, 2007

Follow-up Report by Joan Chadde
Teaching Teachers: Great Lakes maritime education program extends beyond the classroom

Global Change Teacher Institute

June 25- 29, 2007

Application Deadline: May 25, 2007

Michigan Environmental Education Curriculum Support (MEECS)
MEECS Workshop Brochure April 06

** NEW! MEECS Water Quality Unit (Gr. 6-8)
    Curriculum Overview

Water Quality Investigations for Middle & High School Students Aboard Michigan Tech’s Research Vessel (R/V) Agassiz

PR Agassiz Schools Apr07.doc

Agassiz School brochure Apr07.pdf

Agassiz Registration_Form Apr 07.doc

MTU Courses for Teachers - Summer 2007


K-6 Water Day Activities ~ March 2006

Description of Activities

Ecology of Lake Superior
One Week Summer Field Course (3 credits)
9-15 July 2006

Aboard the EPA's R/V Lake Guardian
Taught by Michigan Tech faculty & other scientists

Course Description

Movies and Photos of 2006 excursion

Ecology of Lake Superior Application Form

See the following websites for more information

Western Upper Peninsula Center for Science, Mathematics, and Environmental Education:

Michigan Tech Department of Education:

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Houghton, Michigan, 49931-1295, USA

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