Spheres of Influence: Outreach

The Sustainable Development Institute prides itself on being a source of not just research and education, but an outlet for knowledge-sharing as well. SDI works with partners and friends from all over to convene conferences that bridge geographical gaps as well as cultural ones. Through workshops, seminars, and lecture series, SDI works to bring concepts of sustainability out of the silos into the community where people are most affected.  

Sustainability Leadership Cohort

The Sustainability Leadership Cohort (SLC) promotes higher education and encourages development of the next generation of community leaders by helping Menominee Nation and other Native youth build leadership skills.

Indigenous Planning Summer Institute

The Indigenous Planning Summer Institute is a week-long educational camp for Indigenous students are interested in careers in Indigenous planning and learning on Indigenous lands with other Indigenous persons.