Alice Schori (graduate of Oberlin College) is a field botanist who has studied native plants through the New England Wild Flower Society since the mid-1990's. She has done botanical surveys for conservation organizations and the Towns of Hanover and Lyme, and spent nine summers doing similar work for the White Mountain National Forest.
Course Title: Spring Wildflowers and Ferns (Spring Term 2019)
"We visited four incredible sites with remarkable variety of native NH ferns and flowers. Alice Schori was very knowledgeable and very enthusiastic about sharing their information and resources. Guides and online supplements were great."
"Alice, our leader is amazing. She prepared us well with information and direction. Her knowledge of Botany is apparent and she can explain it at many levels."
Course Title: Winter Botany (Winter Term 2018)
"I have taken Osher classes with both study leaders separately. Together they combined their expertise making for a rich learning experience."
"I enjoyed being out in the field with leaders who knew their plants worked really well. The trips were well planned and organized."
Course Title: Grasses and Autumn Botany (Fall Term 2018)
"Jim and Alice are experts in their field and made each field trip very special. It was an amazing course."
"Their teaching strategies supported experiential learning which was particularly suited to subject matter."
Course Title: Summer Wildflowers and Ferns (Summer Term 2018)
"Alice is remarkably knowledgeable about the the plants in this course and is also good guides in teaching how to use plant identification keys."
"Wonderful experience...great teacher(s), friendly, knowledge group..appreciated the 4 session format and the sites we visited."
Course Title: Spring Wildflowers and Ferns (Spring Term 2018)
"Alice knows everything about the subject; she is humorous and personable."
"Alice is very knowledgeable and has a nice style of teaching in the field, she gives enough information to keep it interesting but does not overwhelm."
"Excellent course by a wonderful leader."