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Eating Well at NOLS Scandinavia

By Jessica Fuller on 6/20/12 12:37 AM

Here at NOLS Scandinavia, our season has begun! The first course of Scandinavian Sea Kayaking and Backpacking is currently paddling the waters of Norway, with the switch to backpacking to occur in two days. More courses are soon to follow!

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Topics: Scandinavia, Expedition Prep, Sea Kayaking, Backpacking, rations

Focus the Nation

By Jessica Fuller on 2/1/08 4:17 AM

On January 31st, NOLS joined with millions across the country in the Focus the Nation initiative, a national teach-on on global warming solutions.

The day began with NOLS Bus visits to local Lander schools. Marketing Rep Jess was all smiles...

...and the kids were, too!

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Topics: Behind the Scenes

Just Say No...

By Jessica Fuller on 1/30/08 7:53 AM

... to dehydrated, costly, processed camping food. Fight the good fight with the newly released NOLS Backcountry Cooking: Creative Menu Planning for Short Trips.

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Topics: Educators Notebook

A New Start in New Orleans

By Jessica Fuller on 1/21/08 3:10 AM

Former NOLS instructor Mickey Landry is profiled in this recent Times-Picayune article about his leadership as principal at the Lafayette Academy Charter School in New Orleans. After many years in traditional and non-traditional classrooms around the country, he and his wife Janet returned to his hometown to be an active force in post-Katrina Louisiana.

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Topics: Live the Dream

Electrifying Shout Out on GetOutdoors.com

By Jessica Fuller on 1/18/08 6:19 AM

GetOutdoors.com just posted a write-up on the Bear Shock - check it out here. Thanks to NOLS Curriculum Manager John Gookin for his research into keeping our bear country travelers safe!

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Topics: Educators Notebook