News & Events

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...

Beach Trash Art Exhibit

June 21-July 20, 2019 Monday-Friday  8:00 am – 5:00 pm Capt. Thomas M. Kelly Biological Station, 100 Dame Street, Suttons Bay Artist Deborah Hecht has always picked up trash on the...

2019 Summer Public Sails

ISEA’s summer public sailing schedule has been posted! To learn more about the sails, check the schedule, and buy tickets go to the Public and Family Programs page or click on the...

Inland Seas Around the Great Lakes

Looking for an adventure this summer? Watch for these Inland Seas ships around the Great Lakes! Schooner Inland Seas The schooner Inland Seas will leave her home port of Suttons...

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...