Daily electronic postcards as we travel (June 10-15, 2017).
Our last full day on Youth Tour had a much slower pace. We continued our leadership theme with a visit to the Missing Soldiers Office, where students discovered the incredible and inspiring true
We planned to spent most of the day making legislative visits on Capitol Hill. We were able to visit with several members of Congress, but others were canceled due to scheduling conflicts. Our
We survived another hot, humid day in Washington, D.C.! Our day started with a walking tour of Arlington National Cemetery where our group witnessed the time-honored changing of the guard ceremony at the
Our day began with a 2-hour, interactive guided tour of the Civil War battlefields at Gettysburg. Students participated in a brief reenactment of the Confederate infantry assault known as Pickett’s Charge, then stood at
Twenty high school juniors and seniors representing 8 Michigan electric cooperatives gathered at HomeWorks Tri-County Electric Cooperative (Portland) this morning to begin their Youth Tour adventure. After a short orientation and leadership team-building
Twenty high school juniors and seniors from 8 Michigan electric cooperatives depart for Washington, D.C. tomorrow morning (Saturday, June 10) as part of the annual Electric Cooperative Youth Tour. They’ll explore the battlefields of Gettysburg