Symposium Schedule
Thursday, April 2, 2015
1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
French Auditorium
in the Education and Human Services B​uilding


Time Activity​
1:00 PM Opening Remarks
Donald Uzarski
Director, CMU Biological Station
Director, CMU Institute for Great Lakes Research
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Welcome and Introduction
George E. Ross
President, Central Michigan University
1:10 PMKeynote Address
Senator Debbie Stabenow
Co-Chair of the Senate Great Lakes Task Force
1:50 PM​​​Great Lakes Policy Panel
Kathleen Wilbur, Moderator
Vice President, CMU Development and External Relations
Keith Creagh
Director, Michigan Department of Natural Resources
Norm Grannemann
Coordinator, U.S. Geological Survey Great Lakes
Representative Andrea LaFontaine
Michigan House of Representatives
Dan Wyant
Director, Michigan Department of Environmental Quality
3:00 PM​​Coffee Break
3:30 PM​​​Great Lakes Research Panel: Fisheries and Invasive Species
Ian R. Davison, Moderator
Dean, CMU College of Science and Technology
Donald Uzarski
Director, CMU Biological Station
Director, CMU Institute for Great Lakes Research
Tracy Galarowicz
Professor and Chairperson, CMU Department of Biology
Andrew Mahon
Assistant Professor, CMU Department of Biology
Kevin Pangle
Assistant Professor, CMU Department of Biology