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Field Trips Return to Cedar Creek

College’s field station in East Bethel, Minnesota welcomes its first K-12 visitors in almost two years this fall. 

Students at Cedar Creek
MN GreenCorps member Savanna Henning assisted small groups of 5th graders as they measured abiotic variables including temperature and light availability across three ecosystems.

CBS Case Study Competition

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Come up with innovative solutions and explore the intersections of community and science at the first-ever CBS Case Study Competition.

Participate in small teams of 3-4 people to come up with a solution to a proposed scientific challenge in either healthcare and public health or ecology and the environment. At the conclusion of the event, projects for both categories will be judged and members of the winning teams will receive $200 each!

First fieldwork foray

For the third summer in a row, a White Earth area senior is awarded a field work internship.

WE&I intern stands in water with sample

Alyssa Anderson holds up a sample collected in a stream between Elk Lake and Lake Itasca. Photo credit: Hailey Sauer