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  It is not new news that marginalized communities are hit the hardest in times of crisis. The steadily growing number of confirmed COVID-19 cases across America has become yet another pressure brutalizing communities of color, the elderly population, the disabled community, and especially the prison population. From New York to Los Angeles, incarceration complexes have seen some of the highest…
Join us on Tuesday, May 12th for a webinar presented by William Throop, "Hope, Coronavirus, and Climate Change: Building the Capacity to Act." One of the great challenges of living amid the turmoil of our times is avoiding despair. The Covid-19 pandemic, global economic fragility, political polarization, and climate disruption are all symptoms of our difficulty making the transition to…
It is an exciting time as Michael Damioli and his partner Cortland Mathers-Suter gear up to open their brand new business: Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery (CMAR), a mental health and addiction treatment center in Denver, Colorado. For Damioli, his journey to this milestone has been full of excitement, uncertainty, and personal growth. The center, CMAR, opens on May 18th, 2020 with the…
For Lutece Moriniere, being able to see the big picture is critical to understanding the consequences of human action. Graduating with her bachelors degree in the spring of 2020, this senior is continuing her education as she aims to complete her masters degree the following fall. It may seem unusual that an Environmental Studies student with a passion for marine studies would pursue a masters…
Prescott College’s 12th Annual Ph.D. Sustainability Education Ph.D. Symposium, set for April 15-17, 2020 promises to be an exciting and stimulating community experience. The symposium, which is traditionally an on-campus event, will be held virtually this year, due to the COVID-19 stay at home order.  In addition to 10 Dissertation presentations and additional interactive workshops and panels,…
Prescott College is excited to announce the launch of a new podcast titled The Capstone (the capstone.info). This series is a project of Prescott…
In times of stress, new collaborations can be the beginning of beautiful relationships. In the case of Arizona Serve, a program of Prescott College and Americorps, this means the start of a partnership with People Who Care, a nonprofit volunteer caregiving organization. In light of changes occurring in response to COVID-19, this partnership seeks to pair volunteers from both organizations with…
  It’s been a busy month for Prescott College Adjunct Faculty Member Brett Hartl. Brett, who earned a bachelor’s degree from Prescott College in conservation biology, is the Government Affairs Director at the Center for Biological Diversity, has been an influential voice on several issues both nationally and here in Arizona.  A February 2nd article in the Prescott Daily Courier discusses changes…
Prescott College Partners with Verto to Provide an Accredited Freshman Year Abroad Program  Prescott, AZ -- (12/20/2019) - Today, Prescott College announced it has become a partner school with Verto Education, allowing students to spend their freshman year of college abroad. Incoming college freshman can now opt to spend their first semester, or year abroad earning general education credits, and…