The Sustainability Café on Monday, February 27th will feature Ruth Tonachel from the Northern Tier Cultural Alliance speaking on “When Home Becomes a Boom Town and a Gas Rush Happens…” The Café will be held in Center for Natural Sciences Room 112 at 4:00PM.
Ruth Tonachel is a self-employed writer, editor, folklorist, researcher, and consultant with focus on agriculture and local culture. Tonachel is the sixth generation of her family to live on, co-own, and manage land that is now one of the largest unleased tracts in Bradford County, PA. She recently became executive director of the Northern Tier Cultural Alliance, a folk arts and local culture support center located in Towanda PA. Tonachel holds degrees in American Studies, Rural Studies, with additional studies in agriculture.
This event is free and open to the public.
Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Marian Brown at 607-274-3787 or firstname.lastname@example.org. We ask that requests for accommodations be made as soon as possible.
“Teachable edibles” – local, organic and/or seasonal snacks – for the Spring 2012 Sustainability Café series are being sponsored by Ithaca College Dining Services whose motto is “Sustainability – Healthy – Fresh.” Please bring your reusable mug and fill up at the nearest drinking fountain or provide your own beverage of choice.
Drink in a new way to think in the Sustainability Café.