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A partnership of Copper Country & Gogebic-Ontonagon Intermediate School Districts and Michigan Technological University. Serving schools and communities in Houghton, Baraga, Gogebic, Ontonagon and Keweenaw Counties The Western UP Center is a member of the Michigan Mathematics and Science Centers Network.

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2015 Houghton Middle School 'Mad-Stamping Gremlins' Team Wins 1st Round of National Lexus EcoChallenge!

Nov. 21, 2015 Changing the Equation: Ironwood Recycling Success Educates Advocates

Nov. 20, 2015 Panel Explores Recycling Efforts

Nov. 20, 2015 2 Landfills Have Different Tales

Nov. 4, 2015 Mystery Solved: Sherlock Homes event teaches energy-saving tips for all ages

Sep. 30 2015 Water Festival ~~~~~~~ News article & Photo Gallery

Pre-Colonization Dinner ~~ Menu ~~~ Evaluation ~~~ News

Green Lecture Series: Energy Efficiency In Your Home – What Can YOU Do?

Oct. 1 - Green Lecture: The Michigan Forest Biomaterials Initiative  


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MNA GuideWalking Paths & Protected Areas of the Keweenaw

The Michigan Nature Association announces the publication of a new guidebook titled Walking Paths & Protected Areas of the Keweenaw which describes twenty-two sanctuaries & preserves in Houghton and Keweenaw Counties. MORE . . . .

Teacher Institutes Summer 2015

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Shawn Oppliger, shawn@copperisd.org
Loret Roberts, loret@copperisd.org

Western Upper Peninsula Center for Science, Mathematics and Environmental Education
809 Hecla St.
Hancock, MI 49930
Tel: (906) 482-0331
Fax: (906) 482-1931
Joan Chadde, jchadde@mtu.edu
K-12 Education & Outreach Program Coordinator
Lloyd Wescoat, lwescoat@mtu.edu
Education Program Assistant

Michigan Technological University
Center for Science & Environmental Education
Michigan Technological University
114-116 Great Lakes Research Center
1400 Townsend Dr., Houghton, MI 49931-1295
Tel: (906) 487-3341 Fax: (906) 487-1620

The Western UP Center offers a wide variety of K-12 outreach programs in science, mathematics and environmental education to improve K-12 science and mathematics education throughout the state of Michigan.

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