Lake Erie Center

LEC Events

LEC The Lake Erie Center is open to the public Monday-Friday from 9:00am-4:30pm. Weekly guided tours are offered on Wednesday at 10:00am (or by appointment -- 419-530-8364 or and generally take 30-45 minutes. Interested parties should meet in the lobby of the LEC

  • 2017 National Science Foundation Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Poster Gala will be held on Wednesday, July 26th from 2-4 p.m. at the Lake Erie Center. Light refreshments will be served. Come join us as our REU Fellows showcase their summer research projects. This event is free and open to the public. 

  • 2017 Lake Erie Center Photo Contest, the theme is "Nature from Oak Openings to Maumee Bay." All amateur photo buffs are encouraged to submit up to 3 photos. Winners will be chosen in multiple categories. First place in each category will receive a $25 prize. Submission deadline is Friday, November 17, 2017. For more details and official rules click here. Submit your photos using our online application.

  • Free shuttle service from the main campus to LEC for all LEC Public Lectures- look for the white van at 6 p.m. on the south side of Bowman-Oddy Laboratories on Towerview Blvd. Van will depart for LEC at 6:15 p.m. *** Interested parties are asked to RSVP by the Tuesday prior to the lecture date at Please note that if we do not have more than two riders requesting the shuttle service it will be canceled for the given event. Requesters will be notified by email if the shuttle is canceled.

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Last Updated: 7/21/17