President’s Office

Rural Michigan Initiative

8:00am - 5:00pm EST November 7, 2019

Location: Opera House, Granger Student Activity Room

Rural Michigan Initiative is a forum for discussing local and regional environmental challenges. It aims to encourage citizens and policy makers to promote ecological health in the Great Lakes region and to restore economic stability to rural communities.

Please join us on the campus of Alma College for the first annual Rural Michigan Initiative conference.

Thursday, November 7
on the campus of Alma College
101 E. Superior Street

The 2019 conference focuses on the contribution of clean water to health and economy of the Great Lakes. Experts from related areas of the economy and environment will outline major challenges facing water quality and their impact on rural Michigan.

Scheduled speakers include Collin O’Mara, president and chief executive officer of the National Wildlife Federation, and John Ikerd, visionary economist and author. 

The cost for this event is $25. 

For admission information, see the event description.