Spheres of Influence: Practice

College of Menominee Nation is well-known as an institution that integrates sustainability as a core part of its identity. As the home of the Sustainable Development Institute, CMN is often the pilot place for projects where principle meets application. Through efforts like our Climate Action Plan, composting program and greenhouse gas inventory, the Sustainable Development Institute is able to demonstrate real world examples of integrating sustainability into community and institutional operations.

Campus Sustainability

The Sustainable Development Institute works within the College of Menominee Nation to preserve and communicate the concepts of a more than 12,000 year-old tribal value of sustainability.

Garden and Food Sovereignty Initatives

The College of Menominee Nation Sustainable Development Institute Gardening initiatives go far beyond the typical greenhouse and garden plots.

On-Site Resources

The Sustainable Development Institute, located on the beautiful College of Menominee Nation campus, is home to many on-site resources for those hoping to learn more about sustainability.