Note Category: Faculty

Dr. Cynthia Thomashow

Dr. Cynthia Thomashow contributed a chapter to the recently published book “Towards Critical Environmental Education,” which provides a strong theoretical background to a rising field that is rapidly gaining in importance. Her chapter is titled “Education for Environmental Equity and Justice: A Graduate Degree in Urban Environmental Education.” Dr. Thomashow is the founding director and currently the Academic Manager of the MA in Education with Urban Environmental Education (UEE) program at Antioch University Seattle. She received her MS in Environmental Studies from Antioch University New England.

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Victoria Chang

Victoria Chang, Chair of AULA’s MFA in Creative Writing, has had her fifth book of poems, Obit,  selected by Time magazine as one of 100 “Must-Read” books of 2020. The Time editors say that Chang captures the “visceral, heart-stopping ache” of grief in these poems, which were written in the wake of the death of her mother. “Although Chang initially balked at writing an obituary,” write the editors, “she soon found herself writing eulogies for the small losses that preceded and followed her mother’s death, each one an ode to her mother’s life and influence.” Obit is published by Copper

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Dr. Erica Holmes Featured in Jobs Panel

Dr. Erica Holmes was featured in a recent round-table of leading psychology experts, discussing job prospects in psychology and the impact of the pandemic on the field. Dr. Holmes, who is Associate Program Chair and Director of the Psychological Trauma Studies Specialization in the MA in Clinical Psychology Program at Antioch University Los Angeles says in the interview that some of the positive impacts to come out of adapting to the pandemic “may be increased resilience and flexibility, broader thinking about career paths and professional roles, along with the development of new skills and techniques to use with their clients, and

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Alistair McCartney

AULA Undergraduate Studies faculty member, has a poem Negation #19 up at LIT magazine, the journal of The MFA program at the New School in NYC. The poem is about Keats and Prada and Coronavirus and grammar.

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Jane Paul

head of AULA’s Undergraduate Studies Urban Studies Concentration and teaching (and founding) faculty in the MA in Urban Sustainability program, offers five things you can do today, from wherever you are in “How to Change the World — in One Afternoon” on Medium.

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Erin Aubry Kaplan

writing faculty for AULA’s Undergraduate and Bridge programs, published an op-ed in The New York Times titled “Everyone’s an Antiracist. Now What? Recognizing that Black people deserve dignity isn’t progress.”

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Dr. Adonia Lugo

Chair of AULA’s MA in Urban Sustainability, was quoted in an LA Times article called “Nine ideas for making our city’s public space more race equitable” by Carolina Miranda. Dr. Lugo’s wrote on supporting community groups that exist.

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Kate Maruyama

AULA Undergraduate Studies faculty and MFA alum will have her new book “Family Solstice” will be published by Omnium Gatherum on October 17, 2020.

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Dr. Caryn Park

Antioch University Seattle School of Education teaching faculty Dr. Caryn Park was featured in a CBC story “How to talk to kids about race, and why you should start now.”  Caryn Park, part of the education faculty at Antioch University Seattle, said many parents of young children have had “that moment”: their kids ask about another’s skin colour out loud or point to someone who looks different from them in the grocery line. Rather than “shush” them, she says to “acknowledge” those differences, “cultivate curiosity” and explain the benefits of plurality. “We tend to be so alarmed by children’s responses that don’t follow social

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Dr. Theordore Burnes Elected to CALPCC Board

Professor and Core Faculty in Antioch University Los Angeles’ Clinical Psychology program Dr. Theordore Burnes, was elected to the California Association for Licensed Professional Clinical Counselors (CALPCC) Board of Directors.  Dr. Burnes began his three-year term on July 1, 2020. Committed to advancing the recognition of the LPCC across the state of California, Dr. Burnes has 14 years of clinical experience as both a licensed professional clinical counselor and a licensed psychologist working with LGBQ people’s mental health and wellness, sexuality and sexual expression, and transgender and nonbinary people’s mental health. He has also worked as an affiliated therapist for

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Wendy Elliot ’83, ’01

Wendy Elliot ’83, ’01 (New England, MA Counseling Psych. & Dance Movement Therapy, Org. & Mgt.) is a somatic psychotherapist and adjunct faculty member in Antioch University Santa Barbara’s Counseling and Psychology program. She also teaches in the Depth Psychology program at Pacifica Graduate Institute.

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