The Blum Center proudly announces the 2018 Summer Institute.
July 9th-13th, 2018
A one week intensive (non-credit) course for undergraduate students on Agriculture in the Central Valley. Topics include agricultural business and economics, food access and nutrition, water, farm labor and social justice.
Day 1: Agricultural Business and Economics, with field trip
Day 2: Food Security and Access
Day 3: Water and Soil, with field trip
Day 4: Labor and Social Justice
Day 5: Student presentations and concluding dinner at Raw Roots Farm
Transportation, meals and a $250 stipend will be included.
Graduating seniors are still eligible to apply!
Apply by sending a resume and the supplemental questions linked below to Amelia Johnson (ajohnson78(at)ucmerced.edu) The deadline is May 5th!