Sonderegger Symposium

Friday, Sept. 13, 2013 in the Mead Auditorium, West Science Hall

Schedule of Events

8:00-9:00 Registration and Continental Breakfast

9:00-9:15 Introduction by Michael Broadway (Dean, College of Arts and Sciences)

9:15-9:45 John Anderton. (Geography Dept) "Native American Camp in Marquette County."

9:45-10:15 Russell Magnaghi. (History Dept) "Forgotten Frontier: Lake Michigan & Southern Shore of the Upper Peninsula"

10:15-11:15 Don Balmer. (Independent Scholar) "Lockin Through: Sault Ste. Marie." Slide Presentation

11:30-1:00 LUNCH BREAK – Beaumier U.P. Heritage Center, 105 Cohodas Hall, Exhibition tour, "Lost and Found: Historic Structures of the Upper Peninsula" with Daniel Truckey, Director.

1:00-1:30 Ron Sundell. (Geography Dept) "An Environmental History of the Dead River."

1:30-2:00 Nick Pond. (History Student) "Early Sport Fishing in the UP."

2:00-2:15 BREAK

2:15-2:30 Josh Benzie. (Economic Dept Alum) "The Price of Wages in the Past."

2:30-3:30 Jack Deo. (Photo Historian) "Life and Occupations in the Upper Peninsula." Slide Presentation.

3:30 – 4:30 Jon Saari (Professor Emeritus, History Department) "What Happened to the Great Swamp of North Marquette?"

4:30 Closing remarks