Rodney Ekstrom

Professional Facilitator

 

Degree(s):

B.A. English

Favorite Hobbies/Activities:

climbing, skiing, paddling, surfing, trail running, reading, listening to music

Favorite Memory while working with the Outdoor Center:

Seeing a student with Cerebral Palsy on the flying squirrel fully stretch out his limbs and smiling wide. I get teary-eyed with joy just thinking about it. It was an incredible experience!

Favorite Quote:

“There is more in us than we know. If we can be made to see it, perhaps, for the rest of our lives, we will be unwilling to settle for less.”
~ Kurt Hahn

In Plymouth Magazine

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PSU Collaboration Leads to Emmy

When Trish Lindberg was a 17-year-old musician, artist, and actor, her mother—a teacher herself—told her she would make a great teacher. Lindberg looked her mother right in the eye and said, “I will never be a teacher!” Mother Knows Best Decades later, Lindberg, now a Carnegie Foundation NH Professor of the Year, a recipient of [...]

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Teaming Up for Service

There’s more to PSU’s student-athletes than excellent grades and athletic prowess. There’s a desire to make a difference in the world. Plymouth State men’s hockey coach Craig Russell ’09 encourages his team to serve as often as possible. Through the nonprofit organization Team IMPACT, which pairs children with life-threatening or chronic illness with local college [...]