Learn the Value of the Wendell Berry Farming Program at Sterling College

Understand our unique approach to Ecological Thinking & Action

We have cancelled the March 28th VIRTUAL Open House but you are welcome to:

Set up an Appointment to talk to an Admission Counselor

Learn More about the Wendell Berry Farming Program

There are no more open house events scheduled, please let us know if you’d like a recording of a past event.

 

 


Tentative Schedule

11:00 – 11:05 EST:  Welcome and Technological Review

11:05 – 11:15: Staff Introductions & Opening Remarks ~ Moxie Mehegan ~ Dean of Admission

11:15 – 11:25: Program Overview ~ Dr. Leah Bayens ~ Dean of Wendell Berry Farming Program

11:25 – 11:35: Campus Tour Video

11:35 – 12:00: Good Farming ~ Dr. Ed Fredrickson ~ Visiting Faculty in Sustainable Agriculture

12:00 – 12:25: Forestry / Draft Power ~ Rick Thomas  ~ Faculty in Sustainable Agriculture

12:25 – 12:30: –5 minute Break–

12:30 – 12:55 Agrarian Studies ~ Dr. Leah Bayens ~ Dean of Wendell Berry Farming Program

12:55 – 1:30: Work Program, Community Life & Current Student Perspective ~ Director of Student Life

1:30 – 1:35: Closing Remarks ~ Moxie Mehegan ~ Dean of Admission

1:35 – 1:45: Application Tips, Thanks, & Goodbyes ~ Krystal Graybeal ~ Admission Counselor


If you were not able to attend, we can send you a recording of our Virtual Open Houses.

Learn More about the Wendell Berry Farming Program

Set up an Appointment to talk to an Admission Counselor

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