COVID-19 Delays Great Lakes Buoy Deployment, MTU Helps Fill the Gap

Michigan Tech and the Cooperative Institute for Wonderful Lakes Research have stepped
in to ensure buoys are deployed in Lake Top-quality even with delays because of to COVID-19.

An unexpected consequence of the COVID-19 pandemic has been the delayed deployment
of Wonderful Lakes climate and wave buoys, which deliver significant climate and wave disorders
information and facts to professional transport, leisure boaters, anglers, swimmers and regional
tour boat businesses.

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Stepping in to fill this hole are Michigan Tech and the Cooperative Institute for Wonderful
Lakes Research (CIGLR), a partnership involving the Countrywide Oceanic and Atmospheric
Administration (NOAA),

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MTU to Host 2021 Great Lakes Conference

Nancy J. Delong

Michigan Technological University will host the once-a-year meeting of the Intercontinental
Affiliation for Excellent Lakes Exploration in Could 2021.

With its proximity to Lake Exceptional and globe-class limnological study services,
Michigan Tech is an excellent place to host the Intercontinental Affiliation for Excellent Lakes Exploration (IAGLR). The once-a-year IAGLR meeting delivers with each other scientists who research the Excellent
Lakes and other big lakes of the globe and their watersheds. The scientific firm
also involves policymakers and source managers at municipal, tribal, point out and federal
concentrations.

The sixty fourth Once-a-year Convention on Excellent Lakes Exploration usually takes place Could

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MTU Oceanographer Addresses 80 Years of Lake Levels at High Water Summit Town Hall

Nancy J. Delong

Engineer Male Meadows will go over Michigan’s lake amounts from 1938 to present and inform
coastal communities, home proprietors and group planners at 2nd Michigan Significant
Drinking water Summit city corridor April 28.

A 2nd Michigan Significant Drinking water Summit webinar city corridor will focus on Fantastic Lakes shoreline
erosion and permitting. Registration is open up and confined to 1,000 attendees. The webinar
is from five-six:thirty p.m. on April 28. Go to the Michigan Division of Natural environment, Fantastic
Lakes and Electricity (EGLE) high h2o amounts website to sign-up for the webinar and for added data.

A map depicting the shoreline near Benton Harbor upon which are overlaid lines which show how the shoreline has changed since 1938.
Bluff retreat risk projections
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MTU Junior Kaylee Meyers Awarded Goldwater Scholarship

Nancy J. Delong

For the second consecutive year, a Michigan Tech scholar has been awarded 1 of the
nation’s most prestigious undergraduate exploration scholarships.

Kaylee Meyers, a 3rd-year scholar at Michigan Technological University, has received
1 of the nation’s optimum accolades for college undergraduates. 
The biomedical engineering major from Essexville, Michigan is the 12th Michigan Tech scholar to obtain the
prestigious Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship.

Founded in 1989 by Congress to honor the late Arizona senator and administered
by the
Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Instruction Basis, Goldwater scholarships are awarded to college sophomores and juniors. The awards
are based

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MTU Design Expo Unveils Student Innovations

Nancy J. Delong

An unprecedented event for unprecedented times: one of Michigan Tech’s most important
and innovative events is going virtual. You’re invited to Design Expo 2020.

What do a smart pet door, a lunar trencher and a portable high-speed surgical drill
for underserved populations have in common? They’re among the hundreds of life-improving
undergraduate student projects on display at Michigan Technological University’s 20th
annual — and first virtual — Design Expo 2020 on Thursday, April 16.

All Welcome To Expo

Design Expo 2020 Create Design Innovate logo for Michigan Tech

Michigan Tech’s Virtual Design Expo 2020 takes place throughout the day on Thursday,
April 16. Here’s how to register and be a

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