Michigan Technological University
Student Chapter of the BSA

 
 
 
       

Officers:
President: Meghan Stan (mcstan@mtu.edu)
Vice President: Eleanor Serocki
Treasurer: Kyle Pepin
Secretary: Justina Silva
Public Relations: Arthur Mack

List of current planned activities:
1) Splitting Plants Party (to use as a future fundraiser) (within next few weeks)
2) Dinner and a Movie (Private Life of Plants, The Botany of Desire, etc.) (throughout semester)
3) Work at McClain state park: pulling spotted knapweed & planting dunegrass (Summer)
4) BioBlitz at McClain state park - inventory of all plants (next semester)
5) Nature Walk -- checking out all the ephemeral spring understory plants (as soon as snow melts)
6) Various workshops and speakers (TBD)

Mission: The Botany Club was created to grow plants, educate students and community members about gardening and botany, and provide botany-related services to the community.


Michigan Technological University
Houghton, MI 49931

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