Recent Updates

ALC Student Research Opportunity

We are seeking highly motivated ENVS seniors looking for a thesis or internship capstone project in agroecology, climate change and farming in the Northeast to join a research team led by a graduate student in the Plant and Soil Science Department. What information do farmers and outreach professionals need to best support vegetable and berry … Continue reading “ALC Student Research Opportunity”


ALC Hosts Participatory Action Research (PAR) Workshop at UVM

The Agroecology and Livelihoods Collaborative (ALC) hosted a full day workshop on Participatory Action Research (PAR) at UVM, on September 29. The workshop included lectures, case study presentations and participant exercises to better understand what PAR is and how to do it. The workshop was organized in collaboration with the Economics for the Anthropocene (E4A) program, a collaborative initiative among UVM, … Continue reading “ALC Hosts Participatory Action Research (PAR) Workshop at UVM”


New Book Review of Agroecology Text

Check out Molly D. Anderson’s book review below of, Agroecology: A Transdisciplinary, Participatory and Action-Oriented Approach. Anderson writes, This book assembles contributions from some of the most outspoken and articulate academic advocates, practitioners, and analysts of agroecology (and most authors work across these realms). Many of them have worked together and mentored or influenced each other, … Continue reading “New Book Review of Agroecology Text”


UVM Food Feed Blog: Spotlight on Shortcourse

Samuel Bevet, a graduate student in the UVM Food Systems Master’s Program and member of the 18th Annual International Agroecology Shortcourse wrote a spotlight on the course. Have a look!  


UVM Is: Ernesto Mendéz Creating Positive Change in the Agroecology Movement

UVM Out-Reach did a great write-up on the ALC, the Certificate of Graduate Study in Agroecology, and his ongoing work with PAR. Have a look!