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Sep 7, 2017

With an alumni base of 626 strong, The Pennsylvania Rural-Urban Leadership Program (RULE) still has room to grow. Leadership is all over the map and it’s certainly in your part of Pennsylvania. We are accepting nominations for RULE XVII; interviews are being held in October. RULE XVII will begin in December, 2017. Please go to “Application/Refer a Candidate” to nominate a worthy leader. If you would like more information about RULE please email

Speaker Admiral Craig Faller presenting to the group at the United States Naval Observatory; introduction by RULE XV Member, Mat McKnight
Feb 12, 2015

Penn State’s Rural-Urban Leadership Program is focused on building bridges and creating understanding of our states divergent rural and urban issues. RULE is a program of the Penn State University, College of Agricultural Sciences. Article written by RULE Alumnus, Darrin Youker Study Institute Sponsored by MidAtlantic Farm Credit