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  By India Nunn, ’23    When students returned to campus for the fall 2020 semester, a waft of remembrance filled the air as they walked past the Terrace Garden behind the library. In honor of the indigenous peoples that originally inhabited and cultivated these lands, plants first domesticated in the Americas were budding to a harvest. Corn reached for the skies, as beans wrapped themselves…
    Dear Prescott College Community,
  I write today with sadness and outrage and to express our solidarity with all those affected by the horrific mass shooting in Atlanta. Our hearts go out to the families of the victims, six of whom were of Asian descent and seven who were women.…
Next Prescott College Faculty Webinar Series to Feature Presentation by Mary A . Jackson, Ph.D.  -  "Adventure and Embodiment of Place"   Episode two of Prescott College's new Meet the Faculty webinar series will feature a presentation by Mary A. Jackson, Ph.D., Associate Faculty and Program Coordinator of the…
Dr. Anita Fernández to Implement Action Plans to Increase Racial Justice, Diversity, and Inclusion at the College 
  Dr. Anita Fernández has been appointed Prescott College’s first Chief Diversity Officer (CDO). Dr. Fernández will be responsible for defining and assuring implementation of priorities and action plans to increase ethnic diversity, equity, and inclusion. She will report…
  The Faculty Webinar Series Will Launch February 17th at 4:00 PM With “Organizing Opportunities for the Xicanada in the 21st Century” Featuring Ernesto Todd Mireles, MSW, Ph.D.
  Prescott College is excited to introduce a new Meet the Faculty webinar series designed to feature the work, research, and praxis of…
All educators are welcome to join via Zoom. Please click on the following link to register: https://prescottcollege.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_IhvEPSO8TDSNq1n0INDo0g Prescott College’s Annual Education Colloquium, which is taking place Friday, January 29th through Saturday, January 30th features experiential…
By Lorayne Meltzer, Director of the Kino Bay Center and Environmental Studies Faculty Earlier this month, we went on 2-day field trip up the Infiernillo Canal in Comcaac territory as part of a multi-faceted effort to support the Comcaac in defending the biocultural diversity of their territory.  On this particular outing, we were surveying birds and mapping estuaries for use in protection of…
Prescott College’s Annual Master’s Colloquium is set for November 13-14, 2020 and will feature an exciting line-up of presentations, workshops, and discussions. Prescott College is proud to welcome Andrea Ritchie—a nationally recognized expert and commentator who works with groups across the country to support campaigns to end profiling, police violence criminalization, mass incarceration, and…
The PRAXIS Youth Organizing Conference, an annual event hosted by K-20 Changemaker Campus (a collaboration between Prescott College, Mexicayotl Academy, and Changemaker High School) was held virtually October 17-18,  Designed for youth ages 12-21, the theme of this year’s PRAXIS conference, “Joining Forces,” prioritizes the development of new relationships and partnerships in social justice and…