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A Taste of Learning at Stone Lab
Stone Lab, Ohio State's island campus on Lake Erie, is once again offering non-credit summer workshops that allow participants to catch a glimpse of Lake Erie science and recreation. Courses like algae and larval fish identification,sport fishing, and outdoor photography introduce students to the beauty of the Lake Erie shore.
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  Request for 2014 Pre-Proposals Available
The Ohio Sea Grant College Program is now requesting pre-proposals for one- to two-year research projects on Great Lakes issues with particular significance to Ohio, Lake Erie, and the Great Lakes region. The due date for pre-proposals is Thursday, 16 May 2013. Full proposals will be due Thursday, 18 July.
  Climate Tools Café 2
Communities across the Great Lakes states are focusing on ways to become more sustainable, while facing the challenges of mitigating and adapting to climate change. To address planning concerns, this webinar will provide an overview of tools that can be used to help communities prepare for climate change.
  Shrinkwrap Recycling Program Reaches 2 Million Pound Mark
Thanks to the Ohio Shrink Wrap Recycling Program, launched by the Ohio Clean Marinas Program and Ohio Sea Grant in partnership with Mondo Polymer Technologies, Inc., more than 2 million pounds of plastic shrink wrap have been recycled since the program’s inception in 2006.
Uncertainties of a Changing Climate Topic of Ohio State Climate Webinar
The Ohio State University Climate Change Outreach Team presents Dr. Mark Berliner, Professor and Chair of Ohio State's Department of Statistics, who will discuss “Climate Change, Uncertainty & Communication” on Wednesday, March 27, 2013.
Lake Erie Day at Cleveland Boat Show Raises Funds for Stone Lab Scholarships
Visitors to the Progressive Mid-America Boat Show in Cleveland, held in January at the I-X Center, not only learned about some of the most important issues facing Lake Erie, they also helped raise more than $1000 for scholarships benefiting students who take summer classes at Stone Laboratory, Ohio State’s Island Campus on Lake Erie.
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The Quest for the Future of Energy
The Ohio State Office of Energy and the Environment presents Daniel Yergin, Pulitzer Prize-winning author and energy expert, who will discuss "The Quest: The Future of Energy" on Tuesday, April 2. Yergin's book explores the energies—from oil and gas to solar and wind—that animate the modern world, and what the future of energy – and the world— might look like.
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