Udall Foundation E-Newsletter

December 2011

Foundation-wide News ~ http://www.udall.gov

LONGTIME UDALL FOUNDATION CHAIR STEPS DOWN

Terrence L. Bracy, who has chaired the Udall Foundation board of trustees for 17 years, stepped down from that role at the end of October 2011 ... read more

GET INVOLVED WITH PARKS IN FOCUS

Since 1999, the Parks in Focus program has been connecting underserved middle school youth to nature through photography ... read more

U.S. Institute for Environmental Conflict Resolution ~ http://www.ecr.gov/

U.S. INSTITUTE FOR ENVIRONMENTAL CONFLICT RESOLUTION PROVIDES SUPPORT FOR IMPLEMENTING THE NATIONAL OCEAN POLICY

Since 2010, the Udall Foundation's U.S. Institute for Environmental Conflict Resolution has been working to support stakeholder and tribal engagement in the implementation of an Executive Order establishing a National Ocean Policy ... read more

NATIONAL PARK SERVICE LIONFISH RESPONSE PLAN WORKSHOP

Invasive species can take a heavy environmental and economic toll on a region, not only by outcompeting or filling the niches of ecologically and economically important species, but also due to the high cost of their prevention and control ... read more

ECR2012 NATIONAL CONFERENCE AND THE EMERGING ROLE OF TECHNOLOGY

The seventh national Environmental Collaboration and Conflict Resolution Conference (ECR2012) is fast approaching ... read more

UPCOMING U.S. INSTITUTE TRAINING SESSIONS ~ 2011 and 2012

Those interested in learning about environmental collaboration and conflict resolution are welcome to register for the following open training sessions sponsored by the U.S. Institute ... read more

Education Programs ~ http://www.udall.gov/OurPrograms/OurPrograms.aspx

UDALL SCHOLAR NAMED 2012 RHODES SCHOLAR

On November 19, 2011, the American Rhodes Scholar Class of 2012 was elected with 32 American men and women chosen as Rhodes Scholars representing the United States. A Udall Scholar is among the 2012 Rhodes Scholars class ... read more

PARKS IN FOCUS 2011 REVIEW

Parks in Focus is changing quickly; shifting in 2011 from an immersion-trip model to a much longer and more impactful community-centered model that creates extended opportunities for middle-school youth to get outside, explore the natural world through the lens of a camera, and share their experiences with family, friends, and their communities ... read more

UPDATE ON UDALL FOUNDATION ALUMS

Udall Foundation alumni span the country and are making positive impacts on the world. We are very proud of our alums and are excited to share some of their success stories below ... read more