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Inland Seas Around the Great Lakes

The Inland Seas Education Association spread our mission of inspiring Great Lakes curiosity, stewardship, and passion around the Great Lakes during the summer of 2019. Check out this presentation overview...

Beach Trash Art Exhibit in the News

Madison Gardner from 9 & 10 News talked with Fred Sitkins about the current Beach Trash Art Exhibit at ISEA and the Grand Opening of the Capt. Thomas M. Kelly...

Does Grand Traverse Bay Have A Plastic Problem?

Northern Express published this article on the June 22, 2018. It covers beach cleanup findings, ISEA’s help in researching microplastics in the Great Lakes, and more.¬†Read the article here.

ISEA is #40 in 100 Things Book

Do Experiments by Ship Inland Seas Education Association is listed as #40 in Kim Schneider’s 100 Things to Do in Traverse City Before You Die. The author encourages readers to...

ISEA and Teacher PD in the UP

The Eastern Upper Peninsula Intermediate School District (EUP ISD) used the schooner Inland Seas as part of a remotely operated vehicles (ROV) teacher education program last summer. The EUP ISD...

ISEA Pays off Building Mortgage

The old Northern Lumber building at 100 Dame Street in Suttons Bay, MI was purchased by Inland Seas Education Association in 2003. It was then renovated to create the Inland...

TC West Senior High Raises Over $7,400 for Inland Seas

The 2016-17 Traverse City West Senior High Community Service Advisory (CSA) class raised $7,415.76 for Inland Seas Education Association to purchase a classroom set of bicycles. Forty CSA students planned and...

ISEA Receives Grant from Impact 100 TC

More Great Lakes Experiences for Students Impact 100 TC members voted to give Inland Seas Education Association a $127,500 grant at their first-ever grant-giving membership meeting on November 8th. The...

SwingShift and the Stars Fundraiser

SwingShift and the Stars Million Dollar Challenge Dance-off for Charity THANK YOU to everyone who particpated in this fundraising event. As of 11/28/2017, 186 people have donated $50,760 for STEM...