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Center for Science and Environmental Outreach
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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.

Teacher Workshops

K-12 Students

Community Events

  • Green Film Series - Jan. 15 ‐ The Human Scale: How we can make our cities and towns more attractive and healthy? Based on the work of famed architect and urban planner Jan Gehl, the film brings real solutions that promise a more humanistic dimension to cities where people are not displaced by congested streets, skyscrapers, and the car‐centric urbanism of the 1960s and '70s. (83 min)See all the Spring 2015 Green Film Series List
  • Archive Green Films 2011-2014 are now available for a 2-week checkout for Classroom, Meeting or Home Viewing. To borrow films, contact: Loret Roberts (482-0331 or loret@copperisd.org at the CCISD at 809 Hecla St., Hancock) or Joan Chadde (487-3341 or jchadde@mtu.edu at the 115 Great Lakes Research Center at Michigan Tech
Conferences

News

A night of family fun? Snow problem Dec 13 and Fun for the whole family: Despite rain, nature event held at Nara trail, chalet Dec 16 from the Daily Mining Gazette

Fun learning: Family Science Night

Students build underwater robots to keep an eye on the Great Lakes

2014 Water Festival at the Great Lakes Research Center

First ever BioBlitz in the Copper Country Article from Upper Michigan Source

Michigan Tech Scientists Helping Jeffers Students with Biological Surveying

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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 2014

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Contacts

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

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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