Pacific Oaks College faculty, Dr. Bree Davis, Ph.D., Associate Dean, School of Cultural and Family Psychology, and Dr. Rebecca Rojas, Ph.D., will be heading to South Africa to lead a weeklong training on intergenerational trauma.
Imagine attending an elementary or secondary school where the students have as much of a say as the teachers. No more “because I said so,” or a mandatory syllabus, or needing permission to do something as simple as use the restroom.
Recently, we asked several of our students, alumni, and faculty what Pacific Oaks College means to them. It was clear from their answers that they feel a part of a community dedicated to making significant change in the world around them.
Lucy Clark grew up in the 1940s and 1950s in West Texas. She was a bright, inquisitive teen who was encouraged by her biology teacher to pursue math and science as a career.