Calendar of Events
Gary Whelan, Fisheries Project Manager with Michigan DNR will present a seminar titled, Stuck with nowhere to go: The fisheries management implications of connectivity, as part of the AWRI Seminar Speaker at 2:00 p.m. in the Multipurpose Room, Lake Michigan Center, 740 W. Shoreline Drive, Muskegon, MI 49441.
Science on Tap, co-sponsored by GVSU and SpeakEZ Lounge, is an opportunity for conversation, debate and interaction between scientists and the public while drinking beer. Each month at SpeakEZ, a knowledgeable expert hosts a scientific discussion about current topics in the news such as ebola and the paleo diet. This is a great chance to exercise your academic interests in a casual setting while enjoying great food and adult beverages. This month's topic is Weasels in the Woods: American Marten Ecology in Michigan's Lower Peninsula, with speaker, Paul Keenlance, Dept. of Biology, GVSU. Location: SpeakEZ Lounge | 600 Monroe Ave. Grand Rapids NW 49503.
Time: 8PM. Follow them on Facebook and Twitter @ScienceOnTapG
Christmas Bird Count with the Grand Rapids Audubon Club (GRAC). Meet at 7:30 a.m. at Wittenbach/Wege Agriscience and Environmental Education Center (WWC), 11715 Vergennes Rd. in Lowell, Michigan 49331. Field teams depart by 8:00 a.m. Return around noon for lunch. Lunch costs $5.00 or you can BYO. Choose to participate part or all day. Direct inquiries to count coordinator, Ranger Steve (Mueller) email@example.com (616) 696-1753.
The Association for Women in Science (AWIS) – West Michigan presents Fall in Love with STEM, workshops and activities for middle school students:
9 a.m. – 12 p.m. at the GVSU Allendale campus (for Biology, Chemistry, Geology, Mathematics, Physics) and at the Grand Rapids campus (for Health Sciences, Cell and Molecular Biology, Engineering).
1 p.m. – 4 p.m. Grand Rapids Community College (for Astronomy, Biology, Geology, Engineering, Mathematics). Register at www.gvsu.edu/rmsc. Questions? Contact Dr. Karen Gipson at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Association for Women in Science – West Michigan presents Fall in Love with Science, workshops and activities for middle school students. 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. at Hope College (for Biology, Chemistry, Engineering, Neurology, Nursing, Computer Science). Register at www.hope.edu/explore Questions? Contact Dr. Karen Gipson at email@example.com
Math in Action conference, hosted by the GVSU Department of Mathematics,held on the GVSU Allendale campus.
The 65th annual Michigan Science Teacher Association (MSTA) Conference, Radisson Hotel & Lansing Center, Lansing, MI.
Region 12 Michigan Science Olympiad tournament at GVSU Allendale campus.