Dr. Larry Buell, founder of The University of the Wild teaches land history in the Swift River Valley. 


The University of the Wild educates and empowers emerging leaders to live and learn in connection and harmony with the Earth and all life. 

* Indigenous Nipmuc Tribe
 purchase 21 acres of ancestral land in Petersham, "next-door" to UofWild. A new education center will be created abutting UofWild’s Center.

* UofWild Land Trust secures pledges to purchase property to construct its “State-of-the-Art” Center.

* 2020 Course  Workshops

A full range of credit courses offered through local colleges and public workshops, focussed on combatting climate change and cultural fragmentation, will be offered in 2020..

Thanks for your support of our work on #GivingTuesday! 

FAll 2019
UofWild Networking at West Coast Symposiums 
~ Our Special Projects Coordinator, Anthony Brogno, will be representing UofW at the Ocean Planet Conference and Bioneers Conference in California. He will also be meeting with existing supporters of UofW, and expanding our ever growing network of partners & supporters on the West Coast.
If you're based on the West Coast U.S. and would like to learn more about UofW, feel free to get in touch with Anthony at: brognotravel@gmail.com
January 2020
UofWild will begin Earth-based Conference Calls/Pod Casts
Topics will include: Building Community; Local Food; Leadership; Wildcrafting; The Future of Education; Green Building, and much more.
If you're interested in speaking with us on the show please get in touch with Larry at: larry@uofwild.org
Sunday, Jan 19, 4:00PM
Building an Earth-based Community in an Age of Climate Change
Introduction to the Philosophy, Content, and Methods of Creating Community with Larry Buell. An afternoon seminar at the Petersham Unitarian Church Hall.
TBA in 2020
Creating a Sacred Stone Circle
Local stone masons work with volunteers on the skill and technique of placing stone.

Attention: Leaders, Educators, & Activist 


We invite you to join the leadership team of Semester on Earth

“The greatest threat to our planet is the belief that someone else will save it.” -Robert Swan, author and explorer

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Address: 73 Glasheen Road, Petersham, MA 01366

Tel: (978) 724-3428   |  Email: larrybuell@universityofthewild.org

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