The mission of the Yachats Academy of Arts & Sciences is to provide educational and entertainment opportunities for people on the central Oregon coast. Sponsored by the Friends of the Yachats Commons, we encourage the residents of the village of Yachats, Oregon to work with Academy board members to organize those events that they judge to be most enjoyable.
"It's Everybody's Ocean," an Atsuko Quirk film, tells the heroic and inspiring story of how the 750 residents of Ikema, a tiny Japanese Island, are coping with tons of plastic marine debris originating from all over Asia.
Fawn earned an AAS as a Marine Lab Technician, a BS in Science Education, a BS in Biological Sciences, an MS in Environmental Education and an MS in Integrated Science. She has also taken post graduate courses in Learning Behavior and Free Choice Learning.