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FW: May 21…Underwater Robots and YOU!

Looks like a good time!!
Also, Don’t forget MSRA’s Beneath the Inland Seas event March 26 at the Knickerbocker Theatre.

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2016 Great Lakes Regional
MATE ROV Competition

May 21, 2016

ROV Encounters in Inner and Outer Space
hosted by Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary

Like Technology? Love Learning?
Volunteer with Thunder Bay!

Every spring, Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary hosts the Great Lakes Regional MATE ROV Competition, bringing students from all over the midwest to northeast Michigan. This year the competition will take place on May 21st at the Alpena County Plaza Pool and Alpena High School.

The competition is a growing success thanks to dedicated sanctuary volunteers. Volunteer roles include mission judge, info booth, team support, and many others.

Learn more about this year’s competition theme here:
From the Gulf of Mexico to Jupiter’s Moon Europa: ROV Encounters in Inner and Outer Space

Artist’s rendering of NASA’s Europa mission spacecraft.
Credits: NASA/JPL-Caltech

If you are interested in volunteering, please check your calendar for availability on the following important dates:

Thur, April 14 – WEBINAR TRAINING for JUDGES
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Online Webinar

Thur, May 12 – ALL VOLUNTEER TRAINING
5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
TBNMS Visitor Center: 500 West Fletcher, Alpena

Fri, May 20 – Competition set-up, early registration, safety checks
4:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Alpena High School & Plaza Pool, Alpena

Sat, May 21 – Competition Day!
8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Alpena High School & Plaza Pool, Alpena

Interested in volunteering?
If you would like more information or want to sign up to volunteer please contact
Stephanie Gandulla
Steph.Gandulla@noaa.gov
989-356-8805, ext. 38

Please pass this email on to a friend you think might be interested in volunteering!

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