February 27th Meeting Review

In case you missed Wednesday’s meeting, we had Beverly Stofstall from Free Again talk to us about her work in wildlife rehabilitation and the harsh realities of the job that some of us may not realize. She also brought a …

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Deer Trapping

Week 1: February 22nd through February 24th Matt, Kevin, Courtney & Justin were wonderful to work with. In addition to helping out & seeing an unbelievable amount of diverse wildlife (mostly of the feathered kind.) Altogether, there were four (4) deer …

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February 13th Meeting Review

– Green Earth is having a volunteer cleanup day THIS Saturday February 16th from 9am-noon.  We will be meeting in the Lawson parking lot and leaving at 8:45am.  If you come and help out, you can receive Saluki Service Hours. …

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8th Annual Darwin Week Bake Sale

After a long stretch of hours making Darwin buttons, a new creation for the events this year, we put together a bake sale to raise more funding for the week’s events. We had some great volunteer bakers make some fantastic …

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Endangered Wolf Center

A beautiful yet brisk day made for one fantastic day to learn about and see some great canids. We arrived after a nice long drive to the St. Louis Area to Eureka. We were met by a wonderful docent that …

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January 23rd Meeting Review

For those who were unable to make it to the January 23rd meeting, here’s a little update on what’s going on: The images for the coozie designs are posted on our facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.469670943097638.112383.224964664234935&type=1#!/pages/SIU-Student-Chapter-of-The-Wildlife-Society-Zoology-Club/224964664234935) under “Coozie Designs”. You can vote …

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Meeting November 28th

A short meeting with a very important message, how to find the perfect internship. The executive board gave short presentations on the internships that they had taken part in. It was a great idea-sparking talk that led to good questions. …

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Crown Ridge Tiger Sanctuary

It was a long, beautiful drive to Ste. Genevieve, Missouri. The drive was well worth it as we began our tour of the sanctuary on a bright clear day. There were four tigers and a lioness. It was a wonderful …

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Meeting November 14th

A great meeting with two different speakers. Jill Devine led off the meeting with a great talk about her masters degree that she had just completed. She studied the golden mouse of the region and made a great presentation on …

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Haunted Hollow at Touch of Nature

Touch of Nature, a part of Southern Illinois University and Crab Orchard NWR, invited the club out to volunteer our time by teaching youth about our natural world. We participated in nature walks, face painting, herpetology showing, and pontoon rides. …

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