Tag Archive: high school

May 03

Sustainability Leadership Cohort Community Clean-up

At the beginning of April, CMN’s High School Sustainability Leadership Cohort and the Community Environmental Scholars Program (CESP) from the University of Wisconsin-Madison met to discuss ideas for a service learning project. The CESP facilitated short sessions in which they focused on getting to know the students and the communities they came from. Group discussions …

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Permanent link to this article: http://sustainabledevelopmentinstitute.org/2016/05/sustainability-leadership-cohort-community-clean-up/

Dec 12

SDI’s Youth Speak Event Honors Young Talent

On the evening of Friday, December 5th, POSOH and SDI held the Youth Speak Event to honor the student members of the Sustainability Leadership Cohort (SLC) and other tribal youth groups. The Menominee high school theater was used for the event to create more of a movie premiere feeling. To start the evening off right, …

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Permanent link to this article: http://sustainabledevelopmentinstitute.org/2014/12/sdis-youth-speak-event-honors-young-talent/

Sep 18

Sustainability Leadership Cohort: Exploring New Worlds

I woke up, groggy and in discomfort, slowly realizing where I was. I opened my eyes and saw two people wrapped up like burritos desperately trying to keep to their designated place within the tent. To my surprise, I was quite comfortable in terms of temperature. We, the unsuspecting Wisconsinites were sure the Colorado mountain …

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Permanent link to this article: http://sustainabledevelopmentinstitute.org/2014/09/sustainability-leadership-cohort-exploring-new-worlds/

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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Permanent link to this article: http://sustainabledevelopmentinstitute.org/2014/08/sustainability-leadership-cohort-returns-from-their-flood-and-fire-ecology-trip-to-colorado/