Collins Living Learning Center | Learn From Nature: Permaculture
L230 | 4062 | David Haberman

Non Standard Meeting Dates: June 1  June 15 at Lazy Black Bear Retreat Center in Paoli, IN

Permaculture is a design pattern for living more harmoniously with our life support
systems, and with each other. It is a rapidly growing and internationally recognized design
system for creating sustainable human environments. It is a set of principles and
techniques that aims to create ecologically sound and economically prosperous human
communities. This course gives students innovative conceptual tools and the chance to
view that future from as many angles as possible. This is a unique opportunity for a
hands-on experience in a class at Indiana University.

Students must complete an application and be accepted to register for this course.
Enrollment is limited to 20 students. Participants will be camping outdoors for the
duration of the 2 weeks. Bathroom and shower facilities are available. A special course fee
covers round-trip transportation, food, lodging (camping equipment provided), and
course materials. Students who successfully complete the course receive certification in
Permaculture, which enables them to practice or teach the art and science of Permaculture.

Orientation Sessions: Students accepted to register for the course will be required to
attend one mandatory orientation sessions at Collins LLC, which will cover logistical
information and the distribution of the course reader.

For prep meeting date, application and more information see
Applications deadline is March 28, 2008.

For more information, contact David Haberman at

For permission contact MaryLou Hosek at