Big Idea Prize Scholarship Winner: A Disruptive Technology

Big Idea Prize Scholarship Winner: A Disruptive Technology By Pamela A. Neronha (C23- Incoming student)   The idea of constructing a “mini” water treatment system for the consumer sprang from three growing problems globally: water scarcity, water source unpredictability, and water quality …

The Game Changers

The Game Changers

The Game Changers By Michael Hsu, Staff Writer While we fantasize about a dream matchup in next year’s Super Bowl 50 at Santa Clara (Oakland Raiders vs. San Francisco 49ers, anyone?), there will at least be a dream team of Presidio Graduate …

By Executive Order

By Executive Order

By Executive Order By Michael Hsu, Staff Writer   Governor Brown appoints Matt Henigan California’s Deputy Secretary for Sustainability   When Matt Henigan (C10) was a freshman at Pitzer College, a professor asked him the question that would end up shaping his academic and …

The Dough-Gooder

The Dough-Gooder

The Dough-Gooder By Michael Hsu, Staff Writer     Raley’s Meg Burritt seeks to change the world, one grocery run at a time. Meg Burritt (C9) wanted to open a bakery. A bakery that was “local, sustainable, and quality.” A bakery that sourced …

Green Festival DC

Green Festival DC

Green Festival DC By Aubrey McCormick   The Green Festival in Washington, DC showcased numerous “green” vendors from all over the world, literally! Mid-Atlantic residents gathered at the Washington Convention Center on the weekend of June 5th, 2015 to be inspired by …

Steward Of The Campfire

Steward Of The Campfire Leadership Professor Cynthia Scott brings people together. By Eric Cetnarski (C13) “Come to the campfire.” For many Presidians this phrase evokes the memory of Leadership for Sustainable Management with Professor Cynthia Scott. Cynthia uses the symbol of the campfire …

Activist/Analyst

Activist/Analyst By Michael Hsu, Staff Writer Donna LaSala embodies her own paradigm as an effective change maker By her own description, Presidio Graduate School Professor Donna LaSala is a “very, very passionate Sicilian woman” whose New York upbringing explains how she can talk …

Commencement 2015: A Bittersweet Celebration!

Commencement 2015: A Bittersweet Celebration! By Daniela Warman (C19/PA5)     This weekend was full of emotions at the Marines’ Memorial Theatre as we celebrated our graduates, who walked across stage and were awarded their MBA and MPA diplomas. The ceremony kicked …