Home > About > Calendar & Events

Current Events

Showing events occurring within the next 365 days. To find future or past events use the search page.
Thursday, February 23, 2017
7_billion_logo.jpg
2016-2017 World of 7 Billion Student Video Contest!  This year’s challenge:  Students will create a short video (up to 60 seconds) about human population growth that highlights one of the following global challenges: Climate Change Ocean Health Rapid Urbanization *All videos must include a) how population growth impacts the issue, and b) at least one idea for more...
 
Friday, February 24, 2017
The following text is provided from NOAA: What is the best way to gear up for Zero Waste Week? Have your students participate in Skip Your Plastic Straw Day!    Do without a plastic straw on February 24th, 2017!
Friday, March 17, 2017
sfzww.jpg
Students for Zero Waste Week is quickly approaching! Take the challenge and register your class for this fantastic opportunity to focus on reducing daily waste within your school. Your school can choose to participate in one of the following weeks: March 20th - April 21st Please click on the following link to find out more...
 
Saturday, April 01, 2017
WITNESSING CHANGE VIDEO COMPETITION The 2016/2017 Witnessing Change Video Competition asks high school students to make 2-3 minute documentaries on the personal costs of climate change experienced by members of their own communities. The Climate Cost Project and several partner universities and media organizations will promote the winning videos as educational and communication.   DEADLINE more...
Saturday, April 15, 2017
3010094392a64d4cb8491dc3e209d52a.jpg
Salmon in the Classroom is an incredible opportunity to provide a unique, hands-on learning experience for your students. the DEADLINE to apply April 15th, 2017. Please go to the link below to find more information about Salmon in the Classroom and how to apply: www.michigan.gov/sic 
 
Monday, August 14, 2017
The Lake Huron Place-Based Education Summer Teacher Institute is designed so teachers: Make connections to the Great Lakes through Great Lakes Literacy Address and improve their understanding of Michigan’s education expectations through quality hands—on projects Meet the needs of the community and strengthen partnerships between schools and their community This year, the Institute will again bring 20 more...
 
Contact GLSI Northeast Michigan
Donate to the GLSI Northeast Michigan Endowment

Northeast Michigan GLSI network programs and materials are open to all without regard to race, color, national or ethnic origin, gender, gender identity, religion, age, height, weight, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, marital status, family status, or veteran status.

AMA-Iosco Math Science Center Americorps U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Great Lakes Fishery Trust Great Lakes Stewardship Initiative Community Foundation Northeast Michigan Huron Pines Cheboygan-Otsego-Presque Isle ESD Alpena-Montmorency-Alcona ESD Michigan Department of Natural Resources Northeast Michigan Council of Governments Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary 4-H MSU Extension Michigan Sea Grant NOAA