Practicum Opportunities for Spring Semester

Sustainable Food and Farming students (and others in related fields) are invited to contact John Gerber during the add/drop period to discuss opportunities for internship/practicums or independent study work.  Two of the new opportunities available are:

1. Work with Grow Food Amherst to:

  • organize a gardening workshop in April
  • do an evaluation of the local community gardening program
  • organize a gleaning workshop for fall
  • organize a seed swap for the local community
  • explore and develop a grant to support the project

2. Work with the new All Things Local Cooperative Store project to:

  • develop and design logo, banner and other marketing materials
  • investigate the economics of a local food coop
  • develop a grant to help fund the start up
  • research policy, bylaw and procedural alternatives for management

Other internships for spring, summer and fall may be found at the Stockbridge Job/Internship web page.