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  • Dillon Metcalfe (Kelly Megan Stack Scholarship Recipient)
    Prospective Students Current Students Alumni Parents Family Faculty Staff Community 877 350 2100 Prescott College Explore History Values Vision Plan a Visit At a Glance Campus Field Stations Student Life Athletics Veterans Research Ethics IRB Employer of National Service Office of the President Academics Undergraduate Degrees Graduate Degrees Faculty Mentor Guides The Prescott Difference Academic Calendar Course Schedules Non Degree Academic Resources Community Campus Resources Exchange Opportunities Orientation Colloquium Apply Application Forms for All Programs Resident Undergraduate Degrees Resident Master of Arts Program Limited Residency Undergraduate Programs Limited Residency Master of Arts Program Limited Residency Master of Science in Counseling Limited Residency Master of Education Limited Residency Ph D Program Education Teacher Preparation Financial Aid Costs and How to Pay Apply Online True Cost Calculator Instant Decision Day Connect Faculty Mentor Guides Highlights Directory Departments Offices Experience News Events Publications Blogs Symposiums Give Ways to Give What to Give Annual Report Explore Endowments Planned Giving Donor Recognition Meet our Staff My Prescott Calendar Email Search Quicklinks Directory Calendar Email My Academic Services My Prescott My Classroom Moodle Library Admissions Financial Aid Virtual Tour Give to Prescott College Sustainability Employment Opportunities Dillon Metcalfe Kelly Megan Stack Scholarship Recipient Connect Home Faculty Mentor Guides Highlights Submit A Profile Directory Departments Offices Virtual Campus Tour Schedule a Visit Request Information Apply Now Prescott College Home Connect Highlights Prescott College Affiliation Supporter Program oncampus Area of Study Environmental Studies Graduation Year 2013 Prescott College student Kelly Megan Stack passed away in 2007 just a year shy of receiving her degree in Environmental Studies A world traveler and highly active outdoorswoman Kelly liked her expeditionary courses best Kelly had a sense of assurance and presence about her and a smile that lit up a room She touched many lives says her mother Anna Cook In 2009 Kelly s family established the Kelly Megan Stack Memorial Scholarship Fund to assist financially needy Prescott College undergraduate students interested in environmental sciences natural history and environmental education A Kelly Megan Stack Scholar Dillon Metcalfe finished high school in2004 and decided to take a break to examine his interests in and motivations for continuing his education For five years he repeatedly sought employment opportunities where he had a chance to share his passion for the outdoors with other people Along with my love of simply being outside I enjoy learning about the environment I m moving through Dillon says I believe that it s possible to move toward a more sustainable relationship with our planet I view my time in college as an opportunity to prepare myself for a life of constructively managing public lands for today and the future Dillon comes from a self described financially insecure background and credits his ability to continue a post secondary education to the scholarships he s received I want to make sure you understand how grateful I am for this gift he says I work very hard to make sure I get the most out of my education I m learning

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  • Doug Hulmes
    Prescott College Sustainability Employment Opportunities Prospective Students Current Students Alumni Parents Family Faculty Staff Community 877 350 2100 Prescott College Explore History Values Vision Plan a Visit At a Glance Campus Field Stations Student Life Athletics Veterans Research Ethics IRB Employer of National Service Office of the President Academics Undergraduate Degrees Graduate Degrees Faculty Mentor Guides The Prescott Difference Academic Calendar Course Schedules Non Degree Academic Resources Community Campus Resources Exchange Opportunities Orientation Colloquium Apply Application Forms for All Programs Resident Undergraduate Degrees Resident Master of Arts Program Limited Residency Undergraduate Programs Limited Residency Master of Arts Program Limited Residency Master of Science in Counseling Limited Residency Master of Education Limited Residency Ph D Program Education Teacher Preparation Financial Aid Costs and How to Pay Apply Online True Cost Calculator Instant Decision Day Connect Faculty Mentor Guides Highlights Directory Departments Offices Experience News Events Publications Blogs Symposiums Give Ways to Give What to Give Annual Report Explore Endowments Planned Giving Donor Recognition Meet our Staff My Prescott Calendar Email Search Quicklinks Directory Calendar Email My Academic Services My Prescott My Classroom Moodle Library Admissions Financial Aid Virtual Tour Give to Prescott College Sustainability Employment Opportunities Doug Hulmes Connect Home Faculty Mentor Guides Highlights Submit A Profile Directory Departments Offices Virtual Campus Tour Schedule a Visit Request Information Apply Now Prescott College Home Connect Highlights Prescott College Affiliation Alumni Program Bachelor of Arts Area of Study Environmental Science Graduation Year 1976 M S Environmental Education and Administration George Williams College 1976 After receiving my master s degree I gained invaluable knowledge and experience working as a park ranger and interpretive naturalist at Canyonlands National Park I returned to Prescott College in 1978 to help administer a Youth Conservation Corps program and also assumed the responsibilities of teaching in the Environmental Studies program where I designed the program emphasis in environmental education During the past 20 years I have worked on numerous environmental issues including the 1984 and 1990 Arizona Wilderness Bills In 1990 I was co recipient of the National Wilderness Education Award sponsored by the U S Forest Service and the Isaac Walton League During the fall of 1991 I spent my sabbatical in Norway teaching at Olavskolen Folkehogskole In 1994 I received the Educator of the Year Award and the President s Appreciation Award from the Arizona Association for Learning in and About the Environment AALE In 1996 I was the guest professor at Telemark College where I instructed in Norway s first interdisciplinary environmental studies program Since 1992 I ve been performing John Muir under contract with the Arizona Humanities Council In May of 1998 I received an award for outstanding presenter at the National Wilderness Rangers Conference I have always held a deep regard for nature and reverence for life The friends I made and the landscapes and diversity of cultures I have experienced as a result of Prescott College both as a student and an instructor have given me lifelong inspiration and passion for my work

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  • Emily Rolando
    to Give Annual Report Explore Endowments Planned Giving Legacy Society Donor Recognition Complete List of Donors Meet our Donors Meet our Staff Resources for Prospective Students Current Students Alumni Parents Family Faculty Staff Community Featured Directory Calendar Email My Academic Services My Prescott My Classroom Moodle Library Admissions Financial Aid Virtual Tour Give to Prescott College Sustainability Employment Opportunities Prospective Students Current Students Alumni Parents Family Faculty Staff Community 877 350 2100 Prescott College Explore History Values Vision Plan a Visit At a Glance Campus Field Stations Student Life Athletics Veterans Research Ethics IRB Employer of National Service Office of the President Academics Undergraduate Degrees Graduate Degrees Faculty Mentor Guides The Prescott Difference Academic Calendar Course Schedules Non Degree Academic Resources Community Campus Resources Exchange Opportunities Orientation Colloquium Apply Application Forms for All Programs Resident Undergraduate Degrees Resident Master of Arts Program Limited Residency Undergraduate Programs Limited Residency Master of Arts Program Limited Residency Master of Science in Counseling Limited Residency Master of Education Limited Residency Ph D Program Education Teacher Preparation Financial Aid Costs and How to Pay Apply Online True Cost Calculator Instant Decision Day Connect Faculty Mentor Guides Highlights Directory Departments Offices Experience News Events Publications Blogs Symposiums Give Ways to Give What to Give Annual Report Explore Endowments Planned Giving Donor Recognition Meet our Staff My Prescott Calendar Email Search Quicklinks Directory Calendar Email My Academic Services My Prescott My Classroom Moodle Library Admissions Financial Aid Virtual Tour Give to Prescott College Sustainability Employment Opportunities Emily Rolando Connect Home Faculty Mentor Guides Highlights Submit A Profile Directory Departments Offices Virtual Campus Tour Schedule a Visit Request Information Apply Now Prescott College Home Connect Highlights Prescott College Affiliation Alumni Program oncampus Area of Study Psychology Graduation Year December 2009 Area of Expertise Personal Growth Development Business Life Alive Collaborative Current Job Founder Emily graduated with a B A in Psychology with an emphasis in leadership and outdoor programming She holds a minor in business After working as a guide and at the management level for a wilderness therapy company for 4 5 years thru hiking the Appalachian Trail and leading women s groups of all ages among many other things Emily decided to start her own women s empowerment business Life Alive Collaborative supports women who want to live their best lives mostly in their 20 s 60 s Through online self reflective and inspirational course curriculum and weekly conference style empowerment calls small groups of women join together in living rich powerful lives Life Alive Collaborative also offers shorter online courses without the conference call format Small groups experiential learning and matters that touch the heart have never left Emily s teaching or learning style preferences from their nurturing at Prescott Through Life Alive Collaborative she hopes to connect women to their own strength and power as well as a community of other likeminded lifelong learners My Academic Interests Please select your academic interests below to narrow your viewing results Undergraduate Masters Ph D Resident Limited

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  • Fiona Reid
    Prescott College Sustainability Employment Opportunities Prospective Students Current Students Alumni Parents Family Faculty Staff Community 877 350 2100 Prescott College Explore History Values Vision Plan a Visit At a Glance Campus Field Stations Student Life Athletics Veterans Research Ethics IRB Employer of National Service Office of the President Academics Undergraduate Degrees Graduate Degrees Faculty Mentor Guides The Prescott Difference Academic Calendar Course Schedules Non Degree Academic Resources Community Campus Resources Exchange Opportunities Orientation Colloquium Apply Application Forms for All Programs Resident Undergraduate Degrees Resident Master of Arts Program Limited Residency Undergraduate Programs Limited Residency Master of Arts Program Limited Residency Master of Science in Counseling Limited Residency Master of Education Limited Residency Ph D Program Education Teacher Preparation Financial Aid Costs and How to Pay Apply Online True Cost Calculator Instant Decision Day Connect Faculty Mentor Guides Highlights Directory Departments Offices Experience News Events Publications Blogs Symposiums Give Ways to Give What to Give Annual Report Explore Endowments Planned Giving Donor Recognition Meet our Staff My Prescott Calendar Email Search Quicklinks Directory Calendar Email My Academic Services My Prescott My Classroom Moodle Library Admissions Financial Aid Virtual Tour Give to Prescott College Sustainability Employment Opportunities Fiona Reid Connect Home Faculty Mentor Guides Highlights Submit A Profile Directory Departments Offices Virtual Campus Tour Schedule a Visit Request Information Apply Now Prescott College Home Connect Highlights Prescott College Affiliation Alumni Program Bachelor of Arts Area of Study Environmental Studies Graduation Year 2000 I was fortunate enough to be given the opportunity to work for a local non profit educational organization the Highlands Center for Natural History whose methods and mission I endorse wholeheartedly I am now their education director and am responsible for programs that serve close to 8 000 children and adults each year I continue to learn I am inspired by knowing that this small community of staff and docents with whom I work is one of those that can indeed change the world one child at a time When I see the expressions in the children s eyes change from fear of creepy crawlies to affection for them in a period of just a few hours out on our nature center sites I know I m doing the right work My four years at Prescott College were some of the best in my life Prescott College opened my eyes wide to the endless possibilities of life and the wonder of it all I developed an enormous appreciation for why we think and behave the way we do in our western civilization I learned about my place my role in history I truly realize the value of educating toward a sense of place learning about home and yet understanding how the bigger systems shape our environment and us Advice to students Believe in yourself and trust the process at Prescott College Picture yourself doing what you dream of accomplishing and keep that picture beside you It s not all wine and roses for sure but that image you have of

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  • Fred Harder
    Financial Aid Virtual Tour Give to Prescott College Sustainability Employment Opportunities Prospective Students Current Students Alumni Parents Family Faculty Staff Community 877 350 2100 Prescott College Explore History Values Vision Plan a Visit At a Glance Campus Field Stations Student Life Athletics Veterans Research Ethics IRB Employer of National Service Office of the President Academics Undergraduate Degrees Graduate Degrees Faculty Mentor Guides The Prescott Difference Academic Calendar Course Schedules Non Degree Academic Resources Community Campus Resources Exchange Opportunities Orientation Colloquium Apply Application Forms for All Programs Resident Undergraduate Degrees Resident Master of Arts Program Limited Residency Undergraduate Programs Limited Residency Master of Arts Program Limited Residency Master of Science in Counseling Limited Residency Master of Education Limited Residency Ph D Program Education Teacher Preparation Financial Aid Costs and How to Pay Apply Online True Cost Calculator Instant Decision Day Connect Faculty Mentor Guides Highlights Directory Departments Offices Experience News Events Publications Blogs Symposiums Give Ways to Give What to Give Annual Report Explore Endowments Planned Giving Donor Recognition Meet our Staff My Prescott Calendar Email Search Quicklinks Directory Calendar Email My Academic Services My Prescott My Classroom Moodle Library Admissions Financial Aid Virtual Tour Give to Prescott College Sustainability Employment Opportunities Fred Harder Connect Home Faculty Mentor Guides Highlights Submit A Profile Directory Departments Offices Virtual Campus Tour Schedule a Visit Request Information Apply Now Prescott College Home Connect Highlights Prescott College Affiliation Alumni Program Bachelor of Arts Graduation Year 1974 After earning my B A I started a career in a variety of capacities within the commercial property and casualty insurance industry Over a period of 13 years I worked for three large companies in brokerage and underwriting positions in the Pacific Northwest I left that industry in 1990 and pursued two dreams over the next four years I earned a private pilot s license and instrument rating and focused on a secondary school teaching credential as well I then worked as a substitute teacher coach and wilderness education leader for an independent school in Seattle WA I also worked in Bristol Bay Alaska with an Air Taxi operator who also ran a river rafting business With some of my free time I pursued my love of travel by taking trips to Sweden England New Zealand and Israel I have recently returned to the insurance business managing the claims department of a regional wholesale insurance brokerage firm I have been active in my community by serving as an elected member of the Baha i Spiritual Assemblies in Portland OR and Mercer Island WA For the last eight years I have volunteered with an interfaith group that addresses community needs That role has enabled me to contribute periodic columns to our local weekly newspaper My Prescott College experience instilled in me the idea of giving back to the community in a variety of different avenues and infused in me the idea of being a lifelong learner Advice to students Be fully engaged in whatever path you take after completing your

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  • Fred Kaplan
    President Academics Undergraduate Degrees Graduate Degrees Faculty Mentor Guides The Prescott Difference Academic Calendar Course Schedules Non Degree Academic Resources Community Campus Resources Exchange Opportunities Orientation Colloquium Apply Application Forms for All Programs Resident Undergraduate Degrees Resident Master of Arts Program Limited Residency Undergraduate Programs Limited Residency Master of Arts Program Limited Residency Master of Science in Counseling Limited Residency Master of Education Limited Residency Ph D Program Education Teacher Preparation Financial Aid Costs and How to Pay Apply Online True Cost Calculator Instant Decision Day Connect Faculty Mentor Guides Highlights Directory Departments Offices Experience News Events Publications Blogs Symposiums Give Ways to Give What to Give Annual Report Explore Endowments Planned Giving Donor Recognition Meet our Staff My Prescott Calendar Email Search Quicklinks Directory Calendar Email My Academic Services My Prescott My Classroom Moodle Library Admissions Financial Aid Virtual Tour Give to Prescott College Sustainability Employment Opportunities Fred Kaplan Connect Home Faculty Mentor Guides Highlights Submit A Profile Directory Departments Offices Virtual Campus Tour Schedule a Visit Request Information Apply Now Prescott College Home Connect Highlights Documentary Film maker Prescott College Affiliation Alumni Program lowres Area of Study Documentary Media and Production Graduation Year 2010 Area of Expertise Documentary Film making Video Production Business Second Sight Productions Location Los Angeles California Laid off twice in one year from the commercial television industry Fred Kaplan enrolled in Prescott College s Limited Residency Undergraduate Program knowing that he wanted to do more with his skills as a video designer editor and producer than pay his mortgage While making his first solo documentary on a venerable children s summer camp in Northern California in a mentored study course Fred discovered Friends of the Los Angeles River and their storied struggle to reclaim the river for millions of Angelinos who like Fred had seen it only through chain link fence For his Senior Project Fred filmed wrote edited and produced a 30 minute video called The River Under the City of Angels in which prominent community leaders scientists artists and activists tell the river s story and offer a vision for a revitalized community of people and wildlife living on the banks of its greatest natural resource Before the ink was dry on Fred s diploma The River Under the City of Angels was carrying him into the life work he d dreamed of His film has been screened at the 2010 FILManthropy Festival the 2011 San Francisco Green Film Festival and many fundraising events for Friends of the Los Angeles River The documentary received the Best Sustainable Practices Award at the 2010 Green Screen Environmental Film Festival and Fred was named Best Director for Short Documentary at the 2011 FirstGlance Film Fest Hollywood CA The River has been seen in 39 countries and continues to attract donors and supporters to the Friends of the Los Angeles River s cause It can be viewed in its entirety online at Second Sight Productions Fred s video production company Fred credits the mentor pupil relationships

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  • George Yen
    Services My Prescott My Classroom Moodle Library Admissions Financial Aid Virtual Tour Give to Prescott College Sustainability Employment Opportunities George Yen Connect Home Faculty Mentor Guides Highlights Submit A Profile Directory Departments Offices Virtual Campus Tour Schedule a Visit Request Information Apply Now Prescott College Home Connect Highlights Prescott College Affiliation Supporter Program oncampus Area of Study Political Science Graduation Year 1970 A freighter ship from Yokohama Japan called the Oriental Pearl brought George Yen to the US in 1964 George was on his way to Prescott College to take part in a radical new experiment in education To be honest I knew little about Prescott George said I wasn t a very good student in high school so I liked the idea of classes being pass fail It allowed me the space to find myself George studied political science under founding President Dr Ronald Nairn and soon found himself pushed to meet outsiders and asked to represent the college as a student spokesman I got the inkling that if I had any talent it would be in oral communication he said Other people saw it before I did Of course now it s evident to me as I ve been a member of Toastmasters for 17 years George has risen through the ranks of the international public speaking organization to District Governor in Taiwan and recently to International Director After Prescott College George earned an MA in international relations at the prestigious Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania He spent eight years in New York working for J Gerber an international trading company where he rose to head their Far East department Seeing how a smaller department struggled within the larger corporation George had a stroke of insight I told my bosses the best way to deal with the unprofitability was to spin it off into an independent company and I would buy it out he said Not only did they agree but they let him have the company on a promise to pay 20 percent of its future profits before taxes over the next five years no less than half a million dollars In retrospect that s a tremendous leap of faith on their part toward a 34 year old assistant vice president and a tremendous leap of audacity on mine George said I was able to think creatively I attribute that to the philosophy at Prescott College George s independent company found tremendous success in the following years allowing him to pay his former employers more than promised He achieved the proverbial American Dream he earned his first million dollars married an American woman and had three children two cars and a beautiful home in New Jersey In the late 80s with a shift toward international protectionism and changes in currency exchange rates the business came crashing down George s personal life quickly followed With the collapse of his American Dream he decided to return to his native Taiwan to begin again but not

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  • Gretchen Hoffman
    and Fees Apply Online True Cost Calculator Instant Decision Day Connect Faculty Mentor Guides Highlights Submit A Profile Directory Departments Offices Registrar Human Resources Administration Information Technology Services Instructional Technology Experience News Events Publications Alligator Juniper Raven Review Transitions Blogs Symposiums Give Ways to Give Annual Fund What to Give Annual Report Explore Endowments Planned Giving Legacy Society Donor Recognition Complete List of Donors Meet our Donors Meet our Staff Resources for Prospective Students Current Students Alumni Parents Family Faculty Staff Community Featured Directory Calendar Email My Academic Services My Prescott My Classroom Moodle Library Admissions Financial Aid Virtual Tour Give to Prescott College Sustainability Employment Opportunities Prospective Students Current Students Alumni Parents Family Faculty Staff Community 877 350 2100 Prescott College Explore History Values Vision Plan a Visit At a Glance Campus Field Stations Student Life Athletics Veterans Research Ethics IRB Employer of National Service Office of the President Academics Undergraduate Degrees Graduate Degrees Faculty Mentor Guides The Prescott Difference Academic Calendar Course Schedules Non Degree Academic Resources Community Campus Resources Exchange Opportunities Orientation Colloquium Apply Application Forms for All Programs Resident Undergraduate Degrees Resident Master of Arts Program Limited Residency Undergraduate Programs Limited Residency Master of Arts Program Limited Residency Master of Science in Counseling Limited Residency Master of Education Limited Residency Ph D Program Education Teacher Preparation Financial Aid Costs and How to Pay Apply Online True Cost Calculator Instant Decision Day Connect Faculty Mentor Guides Highlights Directory Departments Offices Experience News Events Publications Blogs Symposiums Give Ways to Give What to Give Annual Report Explore Endowments Planned Giving Donor Recognition Meet our Staff My Prescott Calendar Email Search Quicklinks Directory Calendar Email My Academic Services My Prescott My Classroom Moodle Library Admissions Financial Aid Virtual Tour Give to Prescott College Sustainability Employment Opportunities Gretchen Hoffman Connect Home Faculty Mentor Guides Highlights Submit A Profile Directory Departments Offices Virtual Campus Tour Schedule a Visit Request Information Apply Now Prescott College Home Connect Highlights Organizing in Washington D C Prescott College Affiliation Alumni Program oncampus Area of Study Business Management of Sustainable Agriculture and Interdisciplinary Arts and Letters Social and Environmental Values in Food Consumption Current Job Manager of Engagement Communications for American Farmland Trust Location Washington D C Gretchen Hoffman is the Manager of Engagement and Communications at American Farmland Trust in Washington D C where she manages e mail communications online fundraising national engagement campaigns and audience analysis In 2009 she coordinated the launch of the first ever America s Favorite Farmers Markets contest which has since reached more than 1 300 farmers markets and 60 000 farmers market shoppers My Academic Interests Please select your academic interests below to narrow your viewing results Undergraduate Masters Ph D Resident Limited Residency View Results Areas of Study for Your Selection Adventure Education Arts Humanities Education Teacher Preparation Environmental Studies Sustainability Global Studies Psychology Human Development and Counselor Education Social Justice Human Rights Sustainability Education View Expanded Results Reset Selection Featured Concentrations Adventure Based Environmental Education Clinical Rehabilitation

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