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Naturalist Spotlight: Corinne Schuh

Hello! My name is Corinne Schuh and I am starting my first season as a Teaching Naturalist at Upham Woods. I am originally from Kennan, WI which is a little village in the northwoods.  I graduated in December 2016 from the University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point with a  Bachelor of Science in Natural Resources: […]

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Naturalist Spotlight: Jordan Sliger

Hey y’all! I am Jordan Sliger, one of the Teaching Naturalists here at Upham Woods.  This spring will be my first season here at Upham, but my third season working in the Environmental Education field.  I graduated from the University of Georgia in December 2015 with a Bachelor of Science in Forest Resources with a […]

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Naturalist Spotlight: Quinn Bukouricz

Greetings! My name is Quinn Bukouricz and I am a teaching naturalist at Upham Woods. I am from Luxemburg, WI located 20 minutes east of Green Bay and 10 minutes from beautiful Lake Michigan. As a child/young adult, I spend lots of my time outdoors in my backyard and on my grandparents’ farm. Through these […]

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Naturalist Spotlight: Amanda Kyle

Hello! My name is Amanda Kyle, and I am a Research Naturalist at Upham Woods.  As a Research Naturalist, I have a totally different job than the Teaching Naturalists here at Upham. I maintain our DOTS and VOAT kits, coordinate the lending process and also take care of other technology needs that may arise. I […]

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Teaching Naturalist Jacci Cuff

Naturalist Highlight: Jacci Cuff

Hi! My name is Jacci Cuff and I am a returning Teaching Naturalist at Upham Woods. I grew up in Waupaca, WI, best known for the Chain O’ Lakes. I spent a lot of time outside growing up, whether it was out on one of the many lakes in Waupaca, at Hartman’s Creek State Park, […]

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Telling the story of Upham Woods in 2016: Annual Reports

With the end of the season, comes a time for reflection.  Below, please find links to several reports we have created to illustrate the far-reaching impact of Upham Woods over the course of 2016. Upham Woods Annual Program Report: September 1, 2015 – August 31, 2016 Counselor Training & Summer Camp: Wisconsin 4-H at Upham […]

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4-H User Group Meeting at Upham Woods, Tuesday Nov. 29

It’s been 75 amazing years.  Upham Woods needs your feedback and thoughtful ideas to make the 76th year even better.  We value your input.  Be a part of the process to continue to grow Upham Woods.   All 4-H staff and leadership volunteers are invited. SAVE THE DATE! “Ranger Mac” wants you! To attend the Upham Woods […]

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Upham Woods 75th Anniversary Only Two Weeks Away

Upham Woods 75th Anniversary is only two weeks away!  Purchase your tickets anytime before Friday, September 16th to save $3.00. Join Upham Woods Outdoor Learning Center as we celebrate our 75th anniversary.  Check-in between 9:30-10:00 a.m. to enjoy four rotations: camp tours of our historic cabins, lodge, and nature center; hosting a campfire filled with […]

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Upham Woods Fall Professional Development Series

Take advantage of a variety of professional development for 4-H colleagues, teachers, and volunteers who program at Upham Woods or work with youth anywhere. Pre-register for all trainings by calling (608) 254-6461 or contact justin.hougham@ces.uwex.edu or max.myers@ces.uwex.edu All trainings are free of charge, unless otherwise noted Contact Upham Woods if you have need for lodging the night […]

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Call for presenters: Girl Scouts of Wisconsin – Mad 4 Science event at Upham Woods

Girl Scouts of Wisconsin – Badgerland Council is committed to bringing STEM programming to Girl Scouts across southwest and south-central Wisconsin. Our programs and partnerships bring a variety of STEM topics to Girl Scouts of all ages, including engineering, environmental science, and biotechnology. As we look forward to 2017, we will include another engaging STEM topic for […]

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