THE SECRET SAUCE
“Is there a means by which we can construct a society in which the human being is central, not peripheral, with an economy that serves us? One in which it is understood that Nature has tolerance limits and that by crossing them too often we will destroy the foundations of our existence? Can we construct a society in which work is meaningful? One in which our voices are heard? “
Through an integrated program of study, artistic creation, reflection, labor, and active community life, Growing Seasons participants explore what it means to be a human being today and what we are each called to do with our lives at this moment in history.
Thoreau College creates a context where students can nurture their sacred curiosity, connect with their deepest selves, and cultivate the capacities they will need to manifest their highest aspirations for the world.”