Ski Area Management Program Director Natalie Ooi covers the future of leadership in the Ski Industry in the recent National Ski Area Association journal. The program was also highlighted in the subsequent article. (pages 64-72)
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Coming off one of the best winter seasons that North America has experienced in recent years, some of you may be thinking, ‘How can I turn my stoke for skiing/snowboarding into a legitimate career?’
Colorado State University’s new president, Joyce McConnell, J.D., has chosen the Department of Human Dimensions of Natural Resources in the Warner College of Natural Resources as her academic home.
According to a study out of Colorado State University, more people believe that animals should be protected and given rights on par with humans than they did 15 years ago. Fewer people believe that wildlife exists for our gain.
Paul Layden (B.S., ’91’; M.S., ’98) was named Distinguished Faculty of the Year at the 2019 CSU Career Impact Awards. An instructor in Human Dimensions of Natural Resources, he has built up the department’s internship program in truly impressive fashion.
The Department of Human Dimensions of Natural Resources announces a new annual award to promote diversity and honor acts of inclusion in our community.
Growing up in Kenya provided Colorado State University student, Carly Butynski, a unique opportunity to foster her passion for conservation and sustainability.
The newly established International Experiences in Conservation Leadership scholarship supported its first two Conservation Leadership through Learning students in program in 2018. The scholarship intends to support applied conservation work in immersive cross-cultural settings.
CSU ski area management program director, Natalie Ooi, Ph.D. was asked by Ski Area Management Magazine to be the “Deep Dive Advisor” for their leadership development program: Summit Series. On a recent episode of PodSAM they take a look behind the scenes at year two of the Summit Series and discuss Ooi’s work and presentation at the NSAA West conference on succession planning for the ski industry.
The Center for Protected Area Management out of Colorado State University aims to help protect public lands around the world. CPAM, an arm of the Department of Human Dimensions of Natural Resources out of the Warner College of Natural Resources and the U.S. Forest Service International Programs, has participants in 23 countries around the world developing management plans for protected lands, with their biggest program in Brazil.