Natural Sciences Department News

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July 21, 2020

Group has been awarded a grant by the Freshwater Collaborative of Wisconsin to study microplastics in the St. Louis River Estuary and western Lake Superior

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February 12, 2020

The Lake Superior National Estuarine Research Reserve is holding its annual St. Louis River Summit March 3-4 at the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center

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January 8, 2020

Workshops are part of the Urban Honey Bee Project and are taught by Edward Burkett, UW-Superior biology professor and apiary manager

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October 15, 2019

At UW-Superior, Britt Brown found a supportive community that honored her Native American heritage, as well as her future goals.

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June 18, 2019

Nature activities, crafts, games, snacks and stories are led by professional education staff and are provided free of charge

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December 19, 2018

Winter Rovers and other nature play programs support life-long science learning

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November 21, 2018

Lorena Rios Mendoza was recognized for her promotion of social justice and for helping UW-Superior achieve its goals for diversity, equity and inclusion.

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November 1, 2018

Robbye Johnson, UWS Greenhouse Manager, retires after 42 years of employment at UWS.

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August 9, 2018

WSTS provides the opportunity for critical networking and formation of partnerships to encourage interdisciplinary research

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August 7, 2018

Alumna Erin Johnson is following her passion of working with endangered species

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July 31, 2018

Teachers are participating in the Rivers2Lake Summer Institute from July 31-August 3

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July 17, 2018

A mentor may offer the support needed to reduce barriers to outdoor and environmental learning

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July 10, 2018

A $55,626 grant from the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources' Groundwater Coordinating Council makes the project possible.

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June 26, 2018

Focused on celebrating and appreciating the greatest Great Lake, the event included free family fun with live music, kids’ activities and much more

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June 11, 2018

Lake Superior Research Institute tests water for Earth Rider Brewery, gives UW-Superior student invaluable experience

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June 6, 2018

Mara Duke’s undergraduate experience at UW-Superior opened a world of opportunity

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May 31, 2018

The study documented five species of non-indigenous zooplankton not yet established in western Lake Superior in laker ballast water discharged there

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May 21, 2018

Philip Benkert received a Bachelor of Science Degree from UW-Superior at the age of 72 at spring commencement.

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May 14, 2018

Education and communication are the keys to engaging the public about plastic pollution and promoting positive change in habitual usage

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April 2, 2018

A process beginning this summer, led by Wisconsin Sea Grant’s Julia Noordyk, will review and update city codes and ordinances to reduce stormwater pollution

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March 29, 2018

Fund includes a project at UW-Superior to mentor teachers to integrate Great Lakes literacy into their curriculum

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March 2, 2018

The theme for this year is ‘Reflecting on the Blue Mind and a Blue Economy'

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