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

Understand our unique approach to Ecological Thinking & Action

June 13, 2021

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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


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

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