In Hutchinson, KELP hosted its fourth session of the year where students toured the new water treatment facilities, visited numerous sites along the Cheney Watershed with tour guides from Cheney Lake Watershed, heard other speakers, and participated in leadership development activities. In October, Class 12 will continue
to their fifth session in Manhattan during the Water and Future of Kansas Conference.
It's about that time again: Applications for the class of 2013 are available. If you or someone you know is interested in learning about environmentalism and leadership in a variety of different ways, we encourage you to apply
! Details are available on our "Get Involved
" page. Feel free to email KELP Coordinator Brandi Nelson with any questions, firstname.lastname@example.org. *Priority deadline:
August 31, 2012. Final deadline:
November 9, 2012.
Please visit our website
for more opportunities for professional growth as they become available!
Plant a Prairie
Benefits of Native Grasses
|Part I: Identify
||Part II: Decide
A Public Policy Forum
|Part 3: Implement
Design and Maintenance
|July 31, 8 a.m.–noon
Cost: $25 for Part 1 or $45 for the entire series
|Aug. 14, 8 a.m.–noon
MARC Offices 600 Broadway, Suite 200 Kansas City, MO 64105
|Sept. 6, 8:30 a.m.–noon
Discovery Center 4750 Troost Ave. Kansas City, MO, 64110
*Transportation to and from the tour sites will be provided.
*Click here to register
or find out more
NIH Grant Training Seminar
July 30, 2012 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
At: University of Kansas-Lawrence, Kansas
*This one-day seminar is geared for junior faculty, students, and administrators who are beginning the process of submitting grants to National Institutes of Health (NIH) or seasoned researchers who wish to refresh their knowledge of the new requirements and the peer review process.
*To register and learn more visit the Grant Training Center website
World Biofuels Markets Brazil
“Driving innovation and commercialization in the next generation of Brazilian biofuels”
Septempber 18-20, 2012
to register and see the agenda
With the end of the summer arriving, KSRE and others are introducing open positions. Don't miss out on something that catches your eye!
Twin Creeks District Extension Agent 4-H Youth Development
Deadline: July 26, 2012
*For more information on this position visit the KSRE website
Assistant Professor, Agro-Climatology, Department of Agronomy, Kansas State University
Deadline: August 17, 2012
Details on how to apply are available here
“Dam Removal: Aging Infrastructure Option”
Aug. 23 10 a.m. to 2 p.m
Wichita WATER Center, 101 E. Pawnee, Wichita, KS.
*This free seminar will examine start-to-finish projects, engineering issues, permitting requirements, and other removal aspects.
*Reservations are required-Contact Cindy Higgins at email@example.com
or 785-296-0573 for a reservation
Tell us what you think!
Please send any comments, suggestions, or announcements to Brandi Nelson, firstname.lastname@example.org