2019 Earth Day Celebration

The College of Menominee Nation (CMN) – Sustainable Development Institute (SDI), recognized Earth Day by hosting a celebration. The 2019 theme, Netāēnawemākanank, “All My Relatives”, was celebrated as local school children attended the event to learn more about their non-human relatives. SDI student interns, CMN faculty and staff, Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin employees, and community

Intern with SDI this Semester!

SDI currently has three internship opportunities available for spring 2018. To apply for the internships listed below follow the links for a description of each project. Deadlines to apply vary, see posting for more info. Agricultural Research Specialist Menominee Agricultural Practices Archaeology Intern Sustainability Leadership Cohort Education Mentor

Join us for the SDI Harvest Potluck

SDI Harvest Potluck In celebration of harvesting our crop of Bear Island Flint Corn grown for the Agricultural Research Project. We at SDI are honored to host a Potluck Harvest Feast. Giving thanks for a wonderful harvest. Where:  Sustainable Development Institute (SDI) Building N 172 State Hwy 47/55   Keshena, Wisconsin When: Friday – October 20,

The National Climate Change and Wildlife Science Center Annual Report Released

The National Climate Change and Wildlife Science Center (NCCWSC) and the Department of the Interior (DOI) Climate Science Centers (CSCs) had another exciting year in 2014. The NCCWSC moved toward focusing their science funding on several high priority areas and, along with the CSCs, gained new agency partners; contributed to various workshops, meetings, publications, student

Maehnowesekiyah group visits SDI

Mary Webster, Cultural and Healthy Lifestyle Educator, visited SDI throughout summer and in September with a group from Maehnowesekiyah to learn more about healthy life choices and ways of living. The topics covered so far have been planting a garden, sustaining families and making fresh salsa. On the first visit, Rebecca Edler, Sustainability Education Coordinator,

September Garden Workshop

Are you a first time gardener? Do you know how to prepare your garden for the winter? Attend the last garden workshop at the Sustainable Development Institute to learn how to ensure your soil is ready for spring. View full details about Garden Workshop here