New RUPRI Video Explains the Concept of Rural Wealth

A new video from RUPRI partner, Paul Lewin at the University of Idaho, explores the concept of rural wealth.  The video is in the first of a series describing the components of a Comprehensive Rural Wealth Framework. Funding for this video production is supported by a grant from the National Institute of Food & Agriculture, […]

David Terrell, Executive Director of RUPRI Center for State Policy, spoke at Harvard Conference on Rural America, Video Recording Now Available

David Terrell, Executive Director of the RUPRI Center for State Policy and the Indiana Communities Institute spoke at a Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health conference on Rural America, co-sponsored by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and National Public Radio.  David joined other speakers to discuss the Health and Economic Concerns of Rural […]

Art of the Rural: Creating Thriving Places Beyond the City

Last fall we were honored to join “Art of the Rural: Creating Thriving Places Beyond the City,” a conversation hosted by the Wormfarm Institute and Fermentation Fest – A Live Culture Convergence. This wide-ranging discussion includes leaders from the Aldo Leopold Foundation, ArtPlaceAmerica, Rural Policy Research Institute, U.S. Department of Agriculture, and the Wisconsin Farmers Union. Many thanks to the Wormfarm Institute […]