Costa Rica meeting slated

MARQUETTE – Northern Michigan University will hold two informational meetings about the opportunity to study and travel to Costa Rica.

The first event will be held from 7-8 p.m. Wednesday in Mead Auditorium. Students in the RE 495X: Ecology and Ecotourism of Costa Rica course will discuss their January experience in that country. Those interested in studying in Costa Rica as part of the ecology, ecotourism partnership to the Karen-Mogensen Reserve that will take place during the semester break should attend the presentation. Admission is free and open to the public.

The second event will be from 7-8 p.m. April 18 at the Falling Rock Cafe in Munising. This presentation will include a silent auction of Costa Rica souvenirs and photos, which will be sold to raise funds for the reserve. Admission is $5.

For more information, email David Kronk at dkronk@