Between the Tides: The Legacy of Pioneering Marine Ecologist Ed Ricketts

Nobel and Pulitzer Prize winning author John Steinbeck turned his friend Ed Ricketts into the colorful “Doc” character in his classic novel Cannery Row, but it’s the real Ed Ricketts (1897 – 1948) whose spirit permeates this remarkable new work by award winning Redlands filmmaker Peter Coonradt. Ricketts was a founder of modern environmentalism and a pioneer of ecology as a scientific discipline.  His book Between Pacific Tides remains... Read More

University of Redlands Ranked Among the Nation’s Best Colleges

PRESS-ENTERPRISE Published: August 14, 2012 The University of Redlands has been named on Forbes’ list of America’s Top Colleges, among the top 20 schools in California to make the list. The rankings, which are compiled for Forbes by the Washington, D.C.-based Center for College Affordability and Productivity, focus on the things that matter the most to students: quality of teaching, great career prospects, high graduation rates and low levels... Read More