The 2017 U.S. Travel Seminar is a six-day educational experience in the Bay Area and Central Valley of California. Leadership Wisconsin will be joined by ten Signature Program Fellows and seven Seminar Scholars. Participants will apply “whole measures” to study food systems and their relationships to community and economic development.
Seminar applications for the U.S. Travel Seminar to California are no longer being accepted. All Seminar Scholars were approved in May 2017.
Read more about the themes of this travel seminar and understand what it means to apply “whole measures” to study relationships to food systems.
Wondering what the travelers will see and experience while in California? Check out the agenda highlights for this seminar.
Meet the seven high-achieving individuals who will be joining Leadership Wisconsin on the U.S. Travel Seminar to California.
See our first news announcement about the U.S. Travel Seminar to California to learn more about the experience and what it has to offer.
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U.S. Travel Seminar – California Updates
Article Written by: Jim Checkel, Kasson, MN, graduate of Minnesota Agriculture and Rural Leadership Program (MARL) Originally published in MARL online monthly newsletter Leadership Wisconsin study tour to California September 2017 One lesson learned in MARL is that you never know where the next opportunity to learn will occur. Recently MARL leadership was contacted by […]
The 2017 U.S. Travel Seminar brought Leadership Wisconsin Signature Program Fellows and Seminar Scholars to the Bay Area and Central Valley of California where they studied food systems and their relationship to community and economic development. This group visited small farms, learned about public policy, and toured entrepreneurial ventures. Through their travels and studies, they […]
Leadership Wisconsin is pleased to introduce our first group of Seminar Scholars for the U.S. Travel Seminar to California in September 2017. This group of high achieving individuals represents a variety of diverse backgrounds, interests and expertise from across Wisconsin and Minnesota. After completing the application process, these seven Seminar Scholars were chosen to join […]
Leadership Wisconsin is pleased to announce the location of the upcoming U.S. Seminar in the Bay Area and Central Valley of California. Seminar Scholars will be traveling to this area of the country in the fall of 2017 from September 10 – 15. The Bay Area and Central Valley of California offer multiple and contrasting landscapes to […]