A podcast about environmental education and the places it takes us. Host Philip Mathieu speaks with guests connected to the work of The Ecology School, an environmental education non-profit based in Saco, ME. Hear how an experience teaching can impact lives and careers in interesting and sometimes unexpected ways.
Drew Dumsch on the Evolution of The Ecology School
In this episode, we resume our conversation with Drew Dumsch, president, CEO, and original co-founder of The Ecology School. This week, we dive into the evolution from small, seasonal environmental education program to year-round residential campus, and why the Living Community Challenge was a logical next step.
Drew Dumsch on Founding The Ecology School and Defining "Ecology"
In this first episode of Season II, we begin a conversation with Drew Dumsch, president, CEO, and original co-founder of The Ecology School. This week, we cover Drew's personal narrative, and some of the foundational ideas of ecology education.
Coming Soon: Ecology is Everywhere Season Two
A quick update on the upcoming second season of Ecology is Everywhere. In the coming weeks, we'll go beyond interviewing former educators to engaging with the larger community of people and organizations that support the work of environmental education.
Scott Courcelle: Alchemy Gardens
Scott Courcelle shares his journey from environmental educator to farmer, and introduces us to the agricultural projects getting started at River Bend Farm.
Kyle Brooks: Wayne National Forest
Kyle Brooks shares about his work in public relations for Wayne National Forest, one of Ohio's largest natural areas.
Joel Alex: Blue Ox Malthouse
Joel Alex tells the story of his transformation from environmental educator to food industry entrepreneur, and highlights the impact that his experience teaching human ecology had on that journey.
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Hooray for the Ecology School!
Great concept! Looking forward to more. Rock on, Philip!
Ecology is about relationships
This podcast is poised to address an Important topic with an excited and knowledgable host. I hope this inspires listeners to exercise their interest in ecology. Great theme music!