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Environmental and Urban Studies Program Presents

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Have Farmers Cracked the Partisan Code? What a Divided Nation Must Learn From Rural Organizing

Olin, Room 102
4:40 pm

Lindsey Lusher Schute (CEP '07)
Co-Founder and Executive Director of the National Young Farmers Coalition

Lindsey Lusher Shute will address the lessons a divided America can learn from the successes of rural organizing by young farmers. Lusher Shute is the co-founder and executive director of the National Young Farmers Coalition and a member of the Bard Center for Environmental Policy Class of 2007. She was named a "Champion of Change" by the White House in 2014 and she owns Hearty Roots Community Farm with her husband in Clermont, NY.

For more information, call 845-758-7870, or e-mail mdominy@bard.edu.

Time: 4:40 pm

Location: Olin, Room 102