Research Projects

We host residency researchers and interns from colleges & universities across America. We use hands-on academic research projects to answer community problems and design new solutions in sustainable food, renewable energy and education programming.

Academic residency research projects

The Intersection of Permaculture and Organic Orchard Practices: Designing Apple Guilds for Long Term Success

- Haley Evans, University of Michigan

Green STEAM in Michigan: Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics in SE Michigan Schools

- Emma Latham, Princeton University

Meditation and Mindfulness in K-12 Schools: Pathways to Implementation

- Natalie Reider, Northern Michigan University