You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer. These workgroups help ensure that all our events meet the needs and are respectful of our traditional community. Porcupine quill baskets- hands-on demonstration on making of quill baskets. Madison, Wisconsin, 4-8 June 2011. Promote community-outreach educator participation in delivery of campus-based courses.
This first co-hort of five Master Gardeners has started a youth gardening program on Fond du Lac Reservation and helped community members with garden projects. This group emerged from a grant-funded program in the late 1990s and has persisted to become a Fond du Lac success story. Monthly and seasonal workshops offered by Thirteen Moons were designed to connect the community with natural resources and Ojibwe culture. Over 48 publications on natural resource issues, traditional ecological knowledge, and Ojibwe language have been published on the Thirteen Moons page in the Fond du Lac Newspaper, Nahgahchiwanong Dibahjimowinnan. Develop and support an autumn Manoomin Wild Rice Camp Future plans include a Manoomin wild rice camp to be held every September. The program's varied outputs have led to notable outcomes and impacts. Laporte; December 2011, Snow Snakes, R.
Thirteen Moons program held the first Thirteen Moons Master Naturalist class at the Cloquet Forestry Center. Examples might include a simple seasonal approach, a linked workshops seasonal approach, and a thematic approach. Season Decoration Using Natural Resources - Workshop that taught community members how to harvest natural resources to create season decorations for personal and business use. We listen to them: assessing natural resource perspectives and priorities in a Tribal community. Kowalczak 2014 Fond du Lac Tribal College Extension Programming: Creating a Bridge Between Communities.
The program seeks to connect Fond du Lac band members and the surrounding community to regional natural resources, social knowledge networks, and Ojibwe culture. New or potential students: If you have questions about course content, prerequisites, requirements, follow-ups, or instructors, you'll find the information you need by locating the courses that interest you. June 2011, Porcupine quill basketry, F. A Fond du Lac Reservation Business Council official, during an open meeting, cited the Thirteen Moons program as one of the main ways that the use of Ojibwe language is promoted. University of Minnesota Extension Fall Program Conference. College is more than textbooks, classes, labs and studying.
Develop and offer core program content, ideally in collaboration with Tribal College and University of Minnesota Extension. Values: Fond du Lac Tribal College values Mino-bimaadiziwin the good path. These frameworks will be based on the existing, cataloged resources but will present different means of organizing and utilizing these resources. We were able to hold a workshop indoors and present on the history of netting and spearing at Fond du Lac and proper techniques and educate traditional knowledge of taking care of the nets. Stop by one of the on-campus veterans centers for information, support and assistance.
Duluth International Airport is a 30-minute drive from campus and is the closest airport. Students can choose to work toward an associate of arts, associate of fine arts, associate of applied science, associate of science degree or nursing diploma. This proposal aims to secure the necessary resources to ensure that fertile ground, resulting from intentional, multi year investment in relationships and the accumulation of practical knowledge and experience, is not left fallow. Many of the presenters also incorporate a Spiritual aspect to such events and thereby add a process that has long been absent to many of us when attempting to engage in following old ways of gathering. And 26 of the state colleges and universities allow students from other states to pay the lower in-state rates, so ask a college or university about its tuition charges.
Fond du Lac Resources Management Taking Care of Things Gathering - 13 Moons help coordinate the event that highlights local producers and community programs forcused on natural resources and community health. Contact the schools to verify any information before relying on it. This proposal addresses a need to establish and develop a Tribal Extension Program, organized around natural resources, as an essential step toward connecting individuals: To natural resources, by increasing awareness of and knowledge about traditional and other resources; To social knowledge networks, by providing opportunities for social interaction and education in the context of traditional and other natural resources; To Ojibwe culture, by highlighting the importance of natural resources in Ojibwe lives and livelihoods, and the skills that will allow these livelihood strategies to endure. This website is not affiliated with or endorsed by the U. Wilderness survival skills- hands-on survival skills for youth Natural Bug Repellent- workshop that talked about the harvest and use of herbs to create a natural bug repellent. Directory Data is copyrighted material which is reproduced in this publication by permission of Wintergreen Orchard House, a division of Carnegie Communications.
Personal attention from faculty and staff, real-world experiences and outstanding student support services all focus on helping you succeed. Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College brings together a tribal college and a state community college in partnership. University of Minnesota Extension Fall Program Conference. All programming is designed to be multi-generational with the intent of bringing youth and elders together. Tax credits Some college students also benefit from two federal tax credit programs, the American Opportunity Tax Credit and the Lifetime Learning tax credit.
In addition, we provide previous 5 years costs so that you can see the increased amounts of each cost item. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College students. Use left menu to explore the costs information at Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College. Faulkner; August 2012 Freezer Jam Workshop, D. Search Criteria All Categories are automatically selected. Organize and deliver nine to twelve seasonal-content workshops on natural resources,resource related activities, and traditional practices. End-of-event survey instruments quantitative and qualitative 2.
Out of a pool of 986 participants in Thirteen Moons programming a total of 340 evaluations were collected. Even without those, you may be admitted if you demonstrate potential for success in college. In June 2011, 350 people participated in the 3 day event. Weather has had an effect on workshops and event planning this year. Thirteen Moons has shown that the program connects to the community in a meaningful way.