Great Lakes Research Center (GLRC)

The GLRC unites researchers from across campus to engage in freshwater research. The building features a boathouse, research vessels, large meeting areas, and hands-on labs.

1400 Townsend Drive, Houghton, MI 49931

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Upcoming Events

Eagle Mine: Redefining an Industry Through Innovation

Environmental Engineering Graduate Seminar Kristen Mariuzza, PE, General Manager, Eagle Mine Abstract: Eagle Mine is an underground nickel and copper mine located outside of the city of...

2/26 3:05 pm
After School: Blast Off! All about Rockets

After School Science and Engineering Classes 2018 Grades 3-5 MONDAYS Jan. 22 - Feb. 26 Classes meet Mondays in GLRC 104. Learn how rockets achieve lift and steer while designing and testing...

2/26 4 pm
After School: Amazing Animals

After School Science and Engineering Classes 2018 Grades 1-2 TUESDAYS Jan. 23 - Feb. 27 Classes meet Tuesday in GLRC 104. Explore the world of animals from insects to mammals. Learn about the...

2/27 4 pm
After School: Introduction to Geographic Information Systems

After School Science and Engineering Classes 2018 Grades 6-8 WEDNESDAYS Jan. 24 - Feb. 28 Classes meet Wednesdays in GLRC B003. Students will gain invaluable skills using computers to solve...

2/28 4 pm
2018 Green Film Series: An American Ascent

First ascent of Denali attempted by an all African American team. In only a few decades in the U.S., people of color will outnumber today's white majority for the first time. Yet, a staggering...

3/23 7 pm

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Great Lakes Research Center (GLRC)

Great Lakes Research Center (GLRC) posted a photo 10/3/2016

Eric Macleod

Eric Macleod left a negative review 9/26/2016

The outside doors where lock so no was able to get in.

Bharath Bhushan Kotharu

Bharath Bhushan Kotharu left a negative review 9/26/2016

Apparently, no one know showed up, we were almost 10 students there waiting for some company representatives. Wasted out time.

Susan Hill

Susan Hill posted a photo 9/22/2016