Tag Archive: Sustainable Development Institute

Aug 03

Agricultural Research Workshop

Written by: Dolly PottsThe conference was introduced by Rebecca Edler, Sustainability Coordinator who teamed the SLC (Sustainability Leadership Cohort) students with the SDI Interns. After introductions Harlan Pygman, presented a basic overview of statistics. Harlan gave us terms and overviews of presenting data. We use these statistics in the research garden measuring the results of …

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Feb 20

New CMN SDI Internship Announced

Sustainable Development Research Intern Opening Apply by March 2, 2018!   The Sustainable Development Research Internship is being offered as part of a project funded by the American Indian College Fund (AICF) Scholarly Emergence for Environmental Design & Stewardship (SEEDS) grant program. CMN Faculty Member Dr. Dennis Vickers is Principal Investigator (PI) for the project in collaboration …

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Nov 08

Sustainable Development Institute wins major grant to develop and provide leadership and ACT prep opportunities for MIHS youth

The office of U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin has announced a $798,199 grant from the U.S. Department of Education to help provide ACT preparation courses and leadership opportunities to Menominee Indian High School students. The award will be managed by the Sustainable Development Institute (SDI) of the College of Menominee Nation. Project partners collaborating with SDI …

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Aug 25

Fall 2017 Internship and Student Worker Positions Now Available

The Sustainable Development Institute at CMN has two student opportunities. One is an internship; the other is a student worker position. If you are interested, complete the application materials and submit them by Friday, Sept. 1. Interviews will be held the first week of Sept. and the positions will start on September 11. Intern Application Below …

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Oct 31

Profile Pits Installed on CMN Learning Path

Written by: Adam Voight What do you think of when I say the word soil? Do you think of the dirt that stains our pants and gets under our fingernails? Or do you think of muddy foot tracks on the carpet or puddle jumping in the rain?  While these thoughts may be what come to your mind …

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Oct 31

CMN Sustainability Committee

In order to advance campus sustainability efforts, the College of Menominee Nation’s Sustainability Committee has been restructured. Chris Caldwell, SDI Director assumed the committee chair on October 20, 2016. The committee, founded in 2013, at the recommendations of Second Nature, the supporting organization of the American College & Universities Presidents’ Climate Commitment (ACUPCC), was created …

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Learning from the Land (LFTL) National Workshop


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Indigenous Planning Summer Institute

Tuesday, May 31- Saturday, June 4, 2016 College of Menominee Nation

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International Seminar: Global Indigeneity and Sustainability

In March 2016 SDI will be collaborating with the University of Wisconsin Madison to produce a series of seminars featuring international scholars.

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Spring 2016 Pollination Ecology Workshop

During spring 2016 (February-May 2016) SDI will be hosting a series of workshops focused on Pollination Ecology and how to develop a paper for publication. The workshop will culminate in a short project on campus lands in Keshena. 2016 Pollination Ecology Workshop – Agenda

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