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  Dr. Robin Currey, Prescott College Faculty and Director of the Master of Science in Sustainable Food Systems was interviewed for an article in Forbes Magazine called: 5 Tips For Getting Ahead From An Unusual STEM Career. Dr. Currey was selected…
  Dr. Anita Fernández, Assistant Dean of the Social Justice & Community Organizing program at Prescott College, and the institute she co-founded, XITO (Xicanx Institute for Teaching and Organizing) are hosting a conference with local educators in Salinas, CA this weekend to offer advice in drafting an ethnic studies curriculum.  XITO arose out of a conflict in Tucson, AZ that resulted in the…
  Todd Miller, an alum of Prescott College who is currently a journalist based in Tucson, Arizona, has just published a report on corporate profiteering and the militarization of US borders called “More Than A Wall”. …
Prescott, Arizona, Sep 06, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Prescott, Arizona: On September 6, the City of Prescott celebrated the opening of the Ecosa City Trail in the heart of the Granite Dells. This new trail was made possible when the Ecosa Institute acquired a 67-acre Granite Dells property in 2015 to use for educational purposes. Ecosa subsequently granted a public trail easement across the…
Dr. Jeremy Johnson, a faculty member in the department of environmental studies at Prescott College, is also a biogeography and landscape genetics researcher and educator. As Johnson stated, “I am a forest ecologist and geneticist with a broad range of teaching and research interests, who aims to understand the spatial and temporal patterns of how forests respond to the multiple threats…
Every year in the communities of Punta Chueca and Desemboque; New Year celebrations begin on the eve of June 30th and culminate on the night of July 1st. During two days of celebration these communities are filled with songs and dances. The summer sun and the clear night skies accompany the attendees of this iconic celebration of the Comcaac Nation. At the beginning of June, the families in…
Dr. Jeanine Canty, an alumna of the Prescott College MAP program in Cultural Ecopsychology and current Associate Professor in Environmental Studies and Environmental Leadership and Core Faculty for Naropa University has just published a collection of essays called Globalism and Localization: Emergent Approaches to Ecological and Social Crises. Information on the volume can be found here: …
This year’s AAEE conference will be held September 12th-14th on the Prescott College campus, located in Prescott, Arizona. Dr. Centáe Richards, Associate Dean of Education and Professional Preparation at Prescott College will keynote this year’s conference. Formal, non-formal and non-traditional educators, as well as anyone with an interest in environmental education are encouraged to attend.…
Photo by Ashley Ulrich  Ashley Ulrich recently graduated from Prescott College with a degree in Bachelor of Science in Environmental Studies with a marine emphasis. She spent much of her education at the Kino Bay Center taking classes like Marine Conservation, Marine Biology, and Spanish Intensive and Cultural Immersion. For her senior project and final semester, she chose to return to the Center…