General news

New Student Orientation - more information to come!

Event Date: 
Monday, August 27, 2018, 9:00 am to Friday, August 31, 2018, 5:00 pm

Saginaw Forest has a new trailhead and interpretive signage! Come explore the trails and take part in a community celebration on June 30 sponsored by the neighboring 2/42 Church. You can park in the church parking lot off Wagner Road - the trailhead is adjacent.

We hope you'll take advantage of this unique opportunity to visit one of the most beautiful spots in Washtenaw County. Our thanks to Debby and Tom McMullen for their generous support of the project.

Event Date: 
Saturday, June 30, 2018, 11:00 am

Giriraj Amarnath is a research group leader for water risks and disaster with background in applied remote
sensing and modeling of the International Water Management Institute (IWMI). He primarily works on study of risk
preparedness, risk assessment across a range of natural hazards and in monitoring land and water resources in Asia
and Africa. He is interested in studying the relationships between land cover/land use changes, hydrology and flood
intensity—and their impact on food security and livelihood. He is applying his expertise in geospatial technology in

Event Date: 
Tuesday, May 22, 2018,
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm