What Do Sustainability and Wellness Have in Common?


Earlier this month, we hosted a live webinar where Professor Lisa Warman talked with guest speaker Annemarie Sampson about the intersection of wellness and sustainability. Annemarie, from Mission Driven Wellness, promotes a holistic approach to wellness that includes how we interact with the planet as well as our personal, home, and work communities. Update: Annemarie […]

Celebrating Sustainable Business with Dr. Susan Marcus

Celebrating Sustainable Business with Dr. Susan Marcus

Written by Social Media & PR Specialist Gillian Turner ACHS Dean of Business Dr. Susan Marcus brings a unique perspective to ACHS, and it’s about time she gets a feature on our blog! Keep reading to learn about her journey, from growing up in a family business to going back to school later in life […]

Reflections On Plastic Free July

Reflections On Plastic Free July

This July, ACHS participated in the Plastic Free Ecochallenge: “a 31-day, global challenge to reduce and refuse single-use plastics.” As a Certified B Corp, we are always looking for ways to promote sustainability and the Ecochallenge is a great way to bring people together to learn and promote plastic-free living.

Go Plastic Free With ACHS This July

5 Easy Green Living Tips

ACHS is pleased to announce our Plastic Free July webinar series in support of the Plastic Free Ecochallenge! We hope you’re ready for a month filled with sustainable learning and fun.

Jiha Lim, Aromatherapy Instructor from Seoul, Korea

Jiha is one of 16 students who engaged in a transformational aromatherapy learning experience and a rare opportunity to learn from renowned aromatherapy expert and American College of Healthcare Sciences (ACHS) Founder and President, Dorene Petersen and ACHS Aromatherapy Program Chair and Registered Aromatherapist Amanda Lattin, on November 4-9, 2018.

Showing Love for Mother Earth

On Thursday, February 21 American College of Healthcare Sciences (ACHS) will close the Portland administrative office for a half-day to celebrate National Random Acts of Kindness Week. Random Acts of Kindness Day originated in New Zealand, as did ACHS’s Founding President, Dorene Petersen, and it has since become an international holiday. It is also a […]