Henry Schoolcraft was asked to join an expedition organized by Governor Cass of Michigan in 1819. Its purpose was to locate the source of the Mississippi River’ and explore the Great Lakes region. As an expert mineralogist, he was tasked with describing Michigan’s significant topographical features, natural history, and mineral wealth. The expedition took approximately 40 men in five long voyageur canoes commonly used in the fur trade on the Great Lakes. At 35 feet long and 6 feet wide, the canoe had an amazing capacity of four tons. They started the journey on May 24, 1820.
We review 6 reasons why students should travel during their formative years in secondary or post-secondary schools and colleges.
In addition to the many educational benefits of traveling, it will also change how you see things and have a noticeable positive effect on your overall personality and well-being.
So, you’re going to a new place? Everything is exciting until you realize how much you have to pack. Moving is an inevitable part of life. A report by The U.S. Census Bureau indicates that the average American relocates 11.7 times in their lifetime. We found excellent packing tips for moving house that you will find handy.
Michigan, a state in the Great Lakes region in the United States, is a beautiful location and attracts many tourists in a year. Students studying in and around the country look for vacation spots, and Michigan is mostly a top choice for many who travel as a broke student. However, there is a budget constraint … Read more