By Lorayne Meltzer, Director of the Kino Bay Center and Environmental Studies Faculty
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 deportation—as the 2020 Master’s Colloquium keynote speaker. The Colloquium, which is traditionally an on-campus event, will be held virtually this year.
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,
In response to the recent social media attacks made by local area residents on our MFA Faculty Director Patrisse Cullors, Prescott College is taking the following five initial action steps and planning process to prioritize community safety:
We are dismayed to see the ugly racist messages circulating on social media in our community about Patrisse Cullors, a member of our faculty at Prescott College. Patrisse is a professional artist and educator living in Los Angeles who is the Faculty Director of our online Master of Fine Arts program. Her inspiring work is recognized across the globe and we are honored that she is a part of the Prescott Community. She is also a co-founder of Black Lives Matter.
Since graduating in the spring of 2019, Sam Bellis has had the opportunity to dive right into a job that applied the many skills she gathered during her time at Prescott College. After keeping a close eye on job boards upon graduation, Sam happened upon a position at the Galena Creek Visitor Center in Reno, Nevada. This position (Visitor Services Coordinator) focused on environmental education under the umbrella organization the Great Basin Institute.
William Throop to Present "Hope, Coronavirus, and Climate Change: Building the Capacity to Act" Webinar
Join us on Tuesday, May 12th for a webinar presented by William Throop, "Hope, Coronavirus, and Climate Change: Building the Capacity to Act."