Below is an example schedule based on previous years.  The 2016 is dependent upon the New Student Orientation start date and program organization.  Check back later for a more detailed and dated schedule.

Day One

  • Move into your College House residence for the year
  • Introduction Barbeque

Day Two

  • Visit to Clark Park
  • Visit to Bartram's Gardens, an urban oasis
  • Lunch at Bartram's Gardens featuring Bart, the cutest dog
  • Environmentally focused coffee-chats with Penn professors
  • Dinner at neighborhood restaurant featuring local ingredients

Day Three

  • Breakfast at the Office of Sustainability at Penn
  • Tour of 2 Particular Acres composting facility
  • Picnic lunch at Belmont Plateau in Fairmount Park
  • Tour and scavenger hunt at Morris Arboretum
  • Team dinners at leaders' houses, made with local produce

Day Four

  • Breakfast at Hill
  • Pack, leave campus
  • Charlestown Organic Farm  (lunch and discussion about suburban organic farming, tour of the farm)

 Day Five

  • Ecological river tour by canoe (watershed exploration)
  • Lunch on the Susquehanna River

For additional information, please contact Julian Goresko at (215) 573-4902.