Farewell. A note from the Chief of PFMD.

It seems like yesterday when I was a seasonal employee assigned to the solid waste operation at Yosemite National Park. After being discharged from the army, I returned to the park of my childhood

Connection to Parks – Connection to Nature

“A kid today can likely tell you about the Amazon rain forest—but not about the last time he or she explored the woods in solitude, or lay in a field listening to the wind

Eppley Institute Senior Fellow Receives Pugsley Medal

The Eppley Institute is proud and excited to recognize Senior Fellow Jim Peterson for his selection as a Pugsley Medal recipient. Jim served on the faculty at IU Bloomington for over 20 years and

Institute Strategic Plan: We Need Your Help

The Eppley Institute celebrates its 20th anniversary this year. Started in 1993 by visionary faculty of the Recreation, Park, and Tourism Studies Department at Indiana University, the Eppley Institute has become a leading authority
Selma to Montgomery March

New Interpretation Certificate Program Released

The Eppley Institute for Parks and Public Lands is proud to announce that a new certificate program in interpretation is ready for your enrollment! History, Parks, and Interpretation: Civil War to Civil Rights is