College students! Join the brainpower of more than 700 of the region’s top conservation and community partners at the Chicago Wilderness Congress — an annual regional conservation conference to be held on November 2nd, 2016, at the University of Illinois Chicago Forum. The theme of this year’s Chicago Wilderness Congress is “Celebrating 20 Years: One Home. One Future.”
Students can attend at a reduced registration rate of $40 for the day of Congress activities, which include workshops, lectures, mentoring sessions, films, and more. Those with financial need can apply for a scholarship to attend for free: the deadline for that is Oct. 21st.