College of Arts and SciencesDr. Mary Carol Pomatto, Dean
Department Chairs/Interim ChairsDr. Dixie Smith, BiologyDr. Petar Dvornic, ChemistryDr. David Kuehn, Physics
FacultyDr. Cynthia Ford, BiologyDr. Irene Zegar, ChemistryDr. Charles Blatchley, Physics
Assisting FacultyDr. Dixie Smith, BiologyDr. Carolyn Fehrenbach, Teaching and LeadershipKathleen Spillman, Teaching and Leadership
The mission of PSU Nature Reach is to provide quality environmental education for all, and to foster an appreciation for and connection to animals and our natural world.
Working out of PSU’s Biology Department since 1985, we have had a commitment to providing natural history and environmental education outreach programming to school and community groups.
Over the years we have served well over 150,000 children and adults. Between 2007 and 2017 we provided over 1300 programs in 30 communities, serving an additional 40,000 children and adults. In addition to providing outreach programming we also maintain and/or provide:
Our vision is to help create a citizenry that:
Our goals are to:
If you find an abandoned or injured wild animal in this area, contact the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism at (620)231-3173.
Read more about injured wildlife
Read about raptors