Alumni Highlight

Sleeping Bear, Hidden Wilderness
June 19, 2014 — CLiGS

After a five year hiatus, not only does the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore Conservation and Recreation Act mark a new wilderness area, it marks the end of the longest dry spell for wilderness action taken by Congress since the inception of the Wilderness Act in 1964. (more…) Read More
Coca-Cola associate bridges lessons from XMNR to work
December 5, 2012 — CLiGS

Jill Knoll of Dunwoody, Ga., a student in the XMNR program, is a team manager for The Coca-Cola Company’s Industry and Consumer Affairs Department in Atlanta.  Knoll says that Coca-Cola’s commitment to management practices and sustainability — which includes water, packaging, energy, health and wellbeing, and agriculture — is a perfect match for her personal passion for agriculture and commitment to the environment.  Read the full article here. Read More