Author Archives: Anthony Rizzo

U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow visits CMU for symposium

Stabenow
Democratic U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow delivered the keynote address at today’s “Great Lakes Science in Action” symposium at Central Michigan University.
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Students fund classmate’s Spring Break trip to Japan

18-year-old Kenny Berends pictured to the right. Photo courtesy of Chris Corbett and Connor Zook's "GoFundMe" page that helped raise the money to send Kenny on his trip to Japan.

18-year-old Kenny Berends pictured to the right. Photo courtesy of Chris Corbett and Connor Zook’s “GoFundMe” page that helped raise the money to send Kenny on his trip to Japan.


Who said you can’t keep a secret in a small town? The northern Michigan community of Central Lake managed to do just that.
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CMU receives nearly 400K for invasive species research

European Frogbit

European Frogbit


CMU has been awarded nearly $400,000 to expand its work on controlling invasive species in Michigan, which was the second highest grant amount received among 19 other organizations.

According to the DNR, the grant aims to evaluate and expand management tools for invasive species in the Great Lakes.
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New Great Lakes cruise liner to embark this summer

Above is the M.S. Saint Laurent's expected travel route from Montreal to Chicago. Graphic courtesy of the Great Lakes Cruise Company.

Above is the M.S. Saint Laurent’s expected travel route from Montreal to Chicago. Graphic courtesy of the Great Lakes Cruise Company.


Cruises across the Great Lakes are slowly becoming a part of the region’s culture, and new offerings are promising travelers a journey not just across the lakes, but also through time.
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