Source: The Daily Mining Gazette HOUGHTON — The Lake Superior Stewardship Initiative has received a grant totaling $74,967, according to Lloy Wescoat, education program assistant with the LSSI at Michigan Technological University’s Center for Science and Environmental Outreach at the Great Lakes Research Center. Michigan Tech, in partnership with the LSSI and Western Upper Peninsula…

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Source: Michigan Technological University This summer a Research Experience for Teachers (RET) was hosted by the Department of Physics at Michigan Technological University and the High-Altitude Water Cherenkov (HAWC) research group at Michigan Tech. The six-week experience involved learning about the HAWC observatory and Gamma-Ray astronomy, developing five related lesson plans, and constructing a website…

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Source: Keweenaw Report A group of local students with disabilities are getting a little extra encouragement and training from a state program. Ten students from Baraga and Houghton Counties worked at the Baraga State Park, Twin Lakes State Park, and McLain State Park this summer. To see the full article, please visit the Keweenaw…

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