Calendar of Events


12 Friday
AWRI Seminar Series begins this fall with Dr. Eric Snyder, Associate Professor at Grand Valley State University. He will present “Ecology and management of neotropical rivers: lessons from Ecuador” at 2 p.m. in the Multipurpose Room, Lake Michigan Center, 740 W. Shoreline Drive in Muskegon, MI.

23 Tuesday
RMSC Open House at C-1-130 Mackinac Hall on the Allendale campus. Join us 3:00-6:00pm!

26 Friday
Groundswell Offers Teaching Outdoors for teachers grades 3-12 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. At City High/ Middle School, 1720 Plainfield NE 49505. To enroll visit the website and look for 14CUR0926.


8 Wednesday
3D modeling, 3D printing offered at Kent ISD. See the website for more information.

24 Friday
Teachers in Industry offered at Kent ISD. See the website to register.


6 Thursday
Mapmaking with Children for K-8 teachers with David Sobel from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Kent ISD Conference Center. Enroll in 14CUR1106 here. Enrollment Questions: PD Hub( 616) 364-1333 or email $89 fee INCLUDES lunch and your own copy of Mapmaking with Children: Sense of Place Education for the Elementary Years.

8 Saturday
Second Annual Math-Team-Matics Competition for grades 7-12 hosted by Grand Valley State University’s Department of Mathematics and the Regional Math and Science Center on the Allendale Campus, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. in Mackinac Hall, GVSU Allendale Campus. Check out the website at for example competition questions and additional information or contact Chelsea Ridge at

10 Monday
Genetic Update Conference at GVSU with Dr. Sam Rhine an the Grand River Room, Kirkhof Center, GVSU Allendale campus. Registration: 8:30 a.m., Program: 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. This conference is for area high school biology students and their teachers. The cost is $20 per person. To pre-register, view topics to be covered, and get more information go to: .

18 Tuesday
Kent ISD Offers Math in Electricity at Kent Aviation Center. Register here.

19 Wednesday
The 30th annual Fall Science Update Seminar hosted by the Regional Math and Science Center at Grand Valley State University (GVSU) with the theme “Celebrating Science Education: Past, Present, Future.” The cost is $45 per person, $20 pre-service teacher, or $10 pre-service teacher without lunch. For more information, visit the website.



12 Friday
Teachers in Industry offered at Kent ISD. See the website to register.

24 Saturday
Super Science Saturday at Grand Valley State University Allendale campus - Seymour and Esther Padnos Hall of Science, 10:00am - 4:00pm.  The public is invited to this FREE event.  For  more information, visit the Super Science Saturday page.


21 Saturday 
Math in Action Conference in Mackinac Hall on the GVSU Allendale Campus.