Venture Outdoors
A Week of Career, Ecological, and Personal Exploration in Northern Michigan

Are you interested in career opportunities addressing some of our most pressing planetary challenges? Welcome to the Venture Outdoors and spend one week of your summer learning about the natural world around you and how to break into the "Green Collar" Careers and Industries! Participants will:

  • Engage with other young adults in fun outdoor activities while making a positive impact on the world
  • Learn about career opportunities related to ecosystem services and regenerative design
  • Study ways to apply ecological practices to daily life, from purchasing choices to food selection
  • Build self esteem, connect with the natural world, and practice solutions that can be implemented anywhere
  • Learn to cultivate personal and ecological resilience