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  • Wild Spartans: Raptor Conservation with Libby Mojica

    Published on January 12, 2021

    In this 4-H Wild Spartans episode, we take to the skies to talk to an ornithologist about the raptors that inspire us! Learn about researching, protecting, and conserving raptors that soar our skies. Meet EDM wildlife biologist, Libby Mojica, learn about her field work, and the education and career path she followed to get there as she discusses “Raptor Conservation and Management: Working with Birds of Prey in Cities and Wildlands.”

  • Wild Spartans: Searching for Vernal Pools with Yu Man Lee

    Published on March 9, 2021

    In this episode, we will take a dive into the springtime ephemeral pools in the woods to discover the treasures within! We will talk to a herpetologist about researching and conserving amphibians and reptiles. Meet Yu Man Lee, Conservation Scientist, Michigan Natural Features Inventory, learn about her field work, and the education and career path she followed to get there.

  • Wild Spartans: Protecting Michigan's Bats with John DePue

    Published on October 26, 2020

    In this 4-H Wild Spartans episode, meet Michigan DNR biologist, John DePue, learn about his field work, and his education and career path as he shares his work "Protecting Michigan's Bats."

  • Wild Spartans: Science in Zookeeping & Conservation with Caitlin Mack

    Published on November 10, 2020

    In this 4-H Wild Spartans episode, we head to the sub-Sahara to learn about African painted (wild) dogs. Meet MSU graduate researcher, Caitlin Mack, learn about her work on the social behavior and conservation of these rare carnivores, and the education and career path she followed as she discusses “Science in Zookeeping and Conservation.”

  • Wild Spartans: Invasive Species with Taylor Haas

    Published on December 8, 2020

    In this 4-H Wild Spartans episode, we go upstream to learn about sea lamprey, an oceanic species invading the Great Lakes. Meet MSU graduate researcher, Taylor Haas, learn about his field work, and the education and career path he followed to get there in his presentation, “Invasive Species and I: A Scientist’s Tale of Working with Wildlife from Elsewhere”.

  • Wild Spartans: All About Honey Bees with with Ana Heck

    Published on February 9, 2021

    In this episode, we talk to an entomologist researching the pollinators of our world. Meet MSU apiculture researcher, Ana Heck, learn about her field work, and the education and career path she followed to get there as she discusses “All About Honey Bees: Working with a Superorganism” as we discover what the buzz really is about bees!

  • Build Your Future: Choices... Connections... Careers

    Build Your Future: Choices... Connections... Careers is a career education and workforce development curriculum for youth in grades 9-12 authored by Michigan State University Extension.

  • Apprenticeship 101 Facilitators Guide

    Published on November 1, 2019
    These five lessons provide hands on learning highlighting United States Department of Labor (USDOL) Registered Apprenticeships as a career option and expand career awareness of occupations with high demand and high wage in Michigan.

  • The latest on resumes

    Published on December 30, 2019
    It is time to tweak or update your resume content?

  • Did you cover everything? Tips on writing a winning cover letter.

    Published on August 14, 2013
    A winning cover letter catches the reader’s attention and makes him, or her, want to review your resume and schedule an interview.

  • Resumes: Five key tips to make yours stand out

    Published on August 23, 2019
    Employers scan resumes in two minutes or less. How do you write a resumes that will stand out in the stack? These five resumes writing tips might be your answer.

  • Apprenticeships are on the rise: Consider this opportunity to earn and learn

    Published on May 25, 2018
    Learn the advantages of apprenticeships and how to access them.