Posted August 28th, 2012 by & filed under New Thoughts from President Nolan, Top News.
(Southwestern College has been in Santa Fe for over thirty years, and is fully accredited...)
It seems like there are a handful of towns that have ley lines running between and among them—they attract the same people, maybe at different point in their lives, or during different stages of their destiny journey. They get mentioned…
Posted August 27th, 2012 by & filed under New Thoughts from President Nolan, Top News.
"He who hath no answers doth not great trust engender; he who is certain of the answers, less yet."
What does it mean when dozens of "interventions" or "healing methods" for what I will call "states that are not wanted" all claim to be successful?
And what does it mean if they…
Posted August 27th, 2012 by & filed under Student Reflections and Updates, Top News.
Southwestern College Student's Reflections on the Therapeutic Moment....
Grief like a river: Accessing the healing power of metaphor
She walked slowly, so as not to trip over the exposed pine root at her feet. Beside her a fallen Ponderosa tells the tale of years of weather and wisdom along this creek side in Southern…
Posted August 26th, 2012 by & filed under New Thoughts from President Nolan, Student Reflections and Updates, Top News.
Southwestern College Intern's Reflections...
Some of you wonder what we mean by "transforming consciousness through education", and what that looks like in the world. Well, I would offer you this deeply reflective piece of writing by Intern, Eric Golden, to give you a sense of how our students internalize the teachings, and how it impacts…
Posted August 21st, 2012 by & filed under Pets & Their People @ Southwestern College....
We first met at the animal shelter, Jasmine and me. Through those wild puppy days to her wise grandma years, we’ve shared our lives, our home, belly laughs and wagging tails, good food and grand adventures on the land.
Jasmine recently made her passage to the spirit world. She died just like she lived –…
Posted August 17th, 2012 by & filed under Student Reflections and Updates, Top News.
Why I Chose Southwestern College
I believe that when you are considering Southwestern College their mission statement will either ring true for you or it won’t: Transforming Consciousness Through Education. While that completely resonated with me on one level, I hadn’t connected all the pieces. Often when making decisions I will rely on the ones…
Posted August 9th, 2012 by & filed under New Thoughts from President Nolan, Practical Questions & Answers About SWC, Counseling & Art Therapy, Top News.
Posted August 7th, 2012 by & filed under Student Reflections and Updates.
Southwestern College Students to Help Peruvian Children and Families
Homemade Ice Cream Social!
You’re invited to an afternoon of homemade ice cream as we support
The Ayni Project and help raise funds for interns Cindy Livingston & Becky Brandon.
Your donation supports these interns in meeting their travel and living expenses
Posted August 3rd, 2012 by & filed under Stories From The Edge Of The Desert, The Heart of the Matter, Top News.
Southwestern College (Santa Fe) Faculty & Students on Wahatoya
WAHATOYA: The Spanish Peaks of Southern Colorado
For about five years, the Spanish Peaks (or traditionally Wahatoya, which is a native word meaning the breasts of mother earth) have been yelling at me. This happens
every time I drive by on I-25 headed toward Denver. It…