The Education and Outreach Program at AWRI provides programs, tours, workshops, and special events for a variety of audiences. Visit the AWRI Facebook page for up-to-date information about events.


Classroom Opportunities

Hands-on science at the Lake Michigan Center in Muskegon is available with free programs. Location: Annis Educational Foundation Classroom at the Lake Michigan Center.


GVSU GLOBE Partnership

AWRI along with the GVSU Regional Math and Science Center is affiliated with the Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment (GLOBE) program. GLOBE is an international student environmental monitoring program that links students with scientists. As a GLOBE partner, we offer teacher training and opportunities for students to come to the Lake Michigan Center to practice GLOBE protocols.

Project WET

Project WET Training

As the host of Michigan Project WET, AWRI provides educator and facilitator training. Facilitators throughout the state offer local workshops. E-mail for current information.

State of Lake MI

Lake Michigan: State of the Lake Conference

The Lake Michigan: State of the Lake Conference was hosted by AWRI in 1999, 2001, and 2003.
2003 Conference Abstracts
2001 Conference Abstracts
1999 Conference Abstracts

Lake Michigan: State of the Lake Conferences have continued to be held every other year at various locations in the Lake Michigan Basin.

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