Tag Archive: climate change

Sep 25

Tribal Climate Workshop

  Registration is now open for the Tribal Climate workshop! The University of Michigan’s Department of Climate and Space Sciences and Engineering and at the Great Lakes Integrated Sciences and Assessments (GLISA) office has partnered with Inter-tribal Council of Michigan to facilitate this climate change discussion with Michigan Tribes. This is a gathering of tribal staff to …

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Sep 30

My Story: A Call to Action

Written by: Gregory Gauthier, TCU Climate Change VISTA Volunteer Education is the foundation that is embedded throughout our lives and embracing it leads to unknown possibilities. This is a very important concept and we often forget that we are learning continuously each day, by educating ourselves and others, allowing us to grow as human beings …

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Community Climate Change Discussion

CMN SDI will host a meeting for Menominee staff and tribal citizens to discuss climate change issues. Some of the questions we have are: What is it climate change? What are the predicted impacts to our land and relationships? What can we do to prepare and be more resilient? Have the opportunity to review potential …

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Sep 02

Community Climate Change Discussion-Sept. 6, 2016

Share your opinions on how climate change is currently, and will affect this area in the near future. Help CMN SDI find adaptation strategies that are vital to the health and survival of Menominee plants, fish and wildlife and people.

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Apr 07

CMN Sustainability Committee

The Sustainability Committee completed a yearlong Academic Quality Improvement Program (AQIP) project to update the campus Climate Action Plan (CAP). As a signatory college of the American College and Universities Presidents Climate Commitment (ACUPCC), the new CAP provides a means to assist the College in becoming climate neutral. The CAP is an inclusive comprehensive plan …

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Aug 21

Sustainability Leadership Cohort Returns from Flood and Fire Ecology Trip to Colorado

A group of high school students, college interns, and Sustainable Development Institute staff traveled to Colorado to learn about water and fire issues, climate change’s impacts on the ecology of the region, and what sustainability means in different places as part of the USDA POSOH project.   While camping out in the mountains for 5 days, …

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