Document Format

Proposals

Publication Date

3-15-2017

Language

English

Keywords

Education Democracy & Social Change Cluster; Tourism, Environment & Sustainable Development Cluster

Description

Environmental Ethics (PY3310) class will visit Cobb Hill Ecovillage in Hartland, Vermont on Saturday, April 22, 2017. George Matthews who is currently residing at Cobb Hill, along with Stephen Leslie and Kerry Gewalt (the owners of Cedar Mountain Farm at Cobb Hill) will lead students will go on a tour of the houses, dairy, vegetable farm and grounds of this co-housing community. Students will meet and talk to residents about sustainable living, prepare and cook pizza in an outdoor, wood-fired brick oven on site. Ingredients for the lunch will include several produced on the farm and other local food sources. This visit is connected with class discussion on sustainable living and local agriculture. Students will write reflections on their visit and post pictures and/or videos on the course blog.

 
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