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Alpena High School student assisting sturgeon science team in capturing video and data
2018 Summer Discovery Cruise Registration Now Open!
Upwellings, April 2018
Saginaw Bay region hosting Earth Day celebration
‘Alexis Rockman: The Great Lakes Cycle’ is a must-see art exhibit for Great Lakes lovers
Upwellings Newsletter February 2018
Great Lakes Conference, ANR Week
4-H Great Lakes and Natural Resources Camp – registration now open!
Thunder Bay International Film Festival
Upwellings, December 2017
  • Alpena High School student assisting sturgeon science team in capturing video and data
  • 2018 Summer Discovery Cruise Registration Now Open!
  • Upwellings, April 2018
  • Saginaw Bay region hosting Earth Day celebration
  • ‘Alexis Rockman: The Great Lakes Cycle’ is a must-see art exhibit for Great Lakes lovers
  • Upwellings Newsletter February 2018
  • Great Lakes Conference, ANR Week
  • 4-H Great Lakes and Natural Resources Camp – registration now open!
  • Thunder Bay International Film Festival
  • Upwellings, December 2017

Alpena High School student assisting sturgeon science team in capturing video and data

High school is a good time to explore career opportunities—an idea that one Alpena High School student has taken to heart. Liz Thomson soon will be a proud student of Michigan State University. However even before attending MSU, she has combined on-the-job career exploration with networking at the college. This past year (and upcoming summer), Thomson has worked for Michigan Sea Grant and gained experience that cross-connects her passion for underwater robotics with an interest in future science careers. Along the way she has found many opportunities for fun and to add engaging learning, leadership, and career experiences to her resume. learn more