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GVSU professors, students research shipwrecks

Date: September 11, 2013

For the past three years, Grand Valley State University professors Mark Schwartz and Mark Gleason have been doing research with GVSU students, but not in the typical setting with beakers of chemicals or lab rats. Instead, the professors are conducting research off the coast of Lake Michigan.

Last weekend, Schwartz, professor of anthropology, and Gleason, visiting professor of hospitality and tourism management, took three GVSU students out, one each day, to different areas of Lake Michigan to explore already identified shipwrecks.

Read more at http://www.lanthorn.com/article/2013/09/shipwreck-study-makes-waves.

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