Calendar of Events


FEBRUARY 2015


13 Friday
Rob Peters, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Biology at Aquinas College will present a seminar titled  “The innate immune response to cell-stress & the intestinal microbiome” at 2:00 p.m. as part of the AWRI Seminar Series in the Multipurpose Room, Lake Michigan Center, 740 W. Shoreline Drive, Muskegon, MI.

21 Saturday 
Math in Action Conference in Mackinac Hall on the GVSU Allendale Campus. Math in Action presents lively and informative discussions of current issues in mathematics education while providing an opportunity for practicing PreK – 12 teachers, prospective teachers, curriculum directors, and college and university faculty to share ideas, concerns, and resources. For more information or to register, click here.

27-28  Friday and Saturday
The 62nd Michigan Science Teachers Association (MSTA) Conference will be held at the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel in Grand Rapids. For more information and to register, visit the MSTA Conference website.  Early registration ends February 11.


MARCH 2015


6 Friday
Deadline for submitting a poster to the Department of Statistics at GVSU for the 2015 Statistics Poster Competition for K-12 students. Visit our website or contact Dan Frobish at (616) 331-3028 or email frobishd@gvsu.edu.

12-15  Thursday-Sunday
The NSTA (National Science Teachers Association) National Conference will be held in the 'Windy City' and this grand event is something you must consider for the highlight of your professional development in 2015. Click here for more information and to register. 

18-20 Wednesday - Friday
MACUL (Michigan Association for Computer Users in Learning) Conference, “A Culture of Collaboration”, Cobo Center, Detroit.  www.macul.org


April


24 Thursday
2015 Michigan High School Early Research Symposium from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.  at the Science Complex on the Campus of Andrews University located in Berrien Springs, Michigan.  To register, visit www.berrienresa.org/bcmsc

30 Thursday
Registration deadline for Grandparents, Grandkids, and Grand Valley (G3) Summer Camp. Please visit www.gvsu.edu/g3 to register.


May


20 Wednesday
Amusement Park Physics at Michigan’s Adventure. For more information and to register, visit the website.


June


15-18 Monday - Thursday
STEPS (Science Technology & Engineering Preview Summer) Camp for Girls Camp on the Grand Valley State University Pew campus in downtown Grand Rapids, MI. Participants must be female, Michigan residents, between the ages of 11-13, currently in the 6th grade, and entering 7th grade in the fall of 2015. More information is available at www.gvsu.edu/steps or by calling the Padnos College of Engineering and Computing Student Services office at (616) 331-6025.  Registration will close on March 9, 2015. Please visit the website for a printable brochure and application.

22-25 Monday – Thursday
STEPS (Science Technology & Engineering Preview Summer) Camp for Girls Camp on the Grand Valley State University Pew campus in downtown Grand Rapids, MI. Participants must be female, Michigan residents, between the ages of 11-13, currently in the 6th grade, and entering 7th grade in the fall of 2015. More information is available at www.gvsu.edu/steps or by calling the Padnos College of Engineering and Computing Student Services office at (616) 331-6025.  Registration will close on March 9, 2015. Please visit the website for a printable brochure and application.

23-25 Tuesday-Thursday
Grandparents, Grandkids, and Grand Valley (G3) Summer Camp. Please visit www.gvsu.edu/g3 for more information.