Tag Archive: Sustainability Leadership Cohort

Jan 18

High School Sustainability Leadership Cohort Now Accepting Applications

Deadline Extended! Applications due Monday, March 13, 2017.                 The Sustainability Leadership Cohort Program(SLC) is an opportunity for high school students in the Menominee area. The SLC is led by the College of Menominee Nation’s Sustainable Development Institute (SDI) in collaboration with its Department of Continuing Education (DOCE) …

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Oct 20

Save the Date: Dec. 7, 2016-Oskēh-Mamāceqtāwak Kēketōwak

Oskēh-Mamāceqtāwak Kēketōwak: Youth Speak  This summer the Sustainability Leadership Cohort produced, directed, edited, and acted in their very first fiction film, “Kāēyas Mesek Oskēken”. The SLC and other youth filmmakers will share their film projects and experience in the program with their families and the community. There will be a question and answer session at …

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Aug 18

Kāēyas Mesek Oskēken

Written by: Cherie Thunder, Sustainability Education Coordinator The 2016 Sustainability Leadership Cohort (SLC) was part of something pretty amazing this summer. They weren’t able to run across the U.S. like the Standing Rock Tribal youth to fight the Dakota Access Pipeline and put an end the mining operations happening right now on indigenous lands or …

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Aug 02

Sustainability Leadership Cohort Summer 2016

Written by: High School SLC member Santana Caldwell The sustainability leadership cohort’s theme this year is renewable energy. We learned more about this during the native energy odyssey trip to Pine Ridge, South Dakota. At the Red Cloud Renewable Energy Center we learned how solar panels and wind turbines could be used to power electricity …

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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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Feb 12

APPLY NOW! High School Sustainability Leadership Cohort Program Now Accepting Applications!

The High School Sustainability Leadership Cohort Program (SLC) is led by the College of Menominee Nation’s Sustainable Development Institute (SDI) in collaboration with its POSOH partners. This Program is designed to support young people in our area to build leadership skills, promote higher education, and ultimately, to foster the next generation of community leaders. The …

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Dec 03

Community supports SLC at Oskēh-Mamāceqtāwak Kēketōwak

Community members gathered recently to support the high school Sustainability Leadership Cohort (SLC) at the Oskēh-Mamāceqtāwak Kēketōwak, or Youth Speak event, at the College of Menominee Nation. Those attending the Nov. 19 program included students’ families, community members, and POSOH Project collaborators. The Sustainability Leadership Cohort is comprised of students from the Menominee, Oneida, Shawano and …

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Oskēh-Mamāceqtāwak Kēketōwak: Youth Speak Event

The High School Sustainability Leadership Cohort will be presenting their action research video project at this community event. Read about past events on the SDI website.

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Nov 03

Oskēh-Mamāceqtāwak Kēketōwak Youth Speak Thursday, Nov. 19th

Please join us in celebrating with the Sustainability Leadership Cohort the completion of their 2015 video project, SLC News. The students will also share their international service learning experience in Belize, Central America. A question and answer session with the SLC students will follow the free screening of SLC News. Ice cream, popcorn, and refreshments …

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Apr 29

Sustainability Leadership Cohort Attends WIEA Conference  

The Sustainability Leadership Cohort (SLC) season officially began with a trip to the Wisconsin Indian Education Association’s (WIEA) conference in Milwaukee the weekend of April 9th-April 12th, 2015. This was the first formal gathering of this summer’s cohort members. Along with staff from the Sustainable Development Institute (SDI), the students headed south for what would …

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