Published on February 7, 2020
Talesha Dokes, Ph.D., was the first African American woman to earn a doctorate degree in fisheries and wildlife from Michigan State University. Dokes reflects on Myrtle Craig Mowbray's contributions as the first African American woman to graduate from Michigan Agricultural College in 1907.
Learn about Freedom Seekers and the Underground Railroad in this free Great Lakes-focused curriculum
Published on March 2, 2021
‘Freedom Seekers’ curriculum teaches students about connections between the Underground Railroad, Great Lakes and science.
Published on February 13, 2019
George Washington Carver, known as the “Peanut Man,” was a world-class educator and famous botanist.