Photo: Remote University Cultivating World's "Green" Leaders



Panfilo Tabora, a professor at EARTH University, works on the campus's organic farm with students in spring 2008 in a video still.

The small agricultural college tucked into the remote tropics of eastern Costa Rica has a lofty goal: to create this century's environmental leaders.

Image by Stefan Lovgren


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