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Capturing Alaska, One Photo at a Time

By Kedyn Sierra on Dec 1, 2015

I grew up in a small village engulfed by jungle—Oxkutzcab, Yucatan in Mexico. I spent half of my life there. It allowed me to interact and learn alongside turkeys, cats, chickens, piglets and many other animals in the middle of the forest. Ever since, I have kept the outdoors in my life and now with cameras, a couple SD cards, and the support of sponsors, I get to tell the stories of my adventures through still photography and documentary film.

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Topics: Alumni, NOLS Alaska, Alaska Sea Kayaking, Live the Dream

My Alaska

By Molly Herber on May 14, 2015

By Inge Davids, NOLS Alaska Equipment Coordinator

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Topics: Alumni, Expedition Prep, NOLS Alaska, Alaska Sea Kayaking, instructor, backcountry

New Frontiers: From the Netherlands to Alaska

By Molly Herber on May 11, 2015
Trekking through the Alaskan wilderness.
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Topics: Alumni, NOLS Patagonia, Expedition Prep, NOLS Alaska, Alaska Sea Kayaking, Backpacking, NOLS Scandinavia

Scholarships, Scholarships, and more Scholarships

By Aparna Rajagopal-Durbin on May 14, 2010


Photo by Lindsay Nohl.

Don't let the price tag for a NOLS course stop you from applying. You can apply for scholarships through NOLS and elsewhere (check with your university or college).

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Topics: NOLS, National Indian Youth Leadership Project, Lauralita Garcia, Alaska Mountaineering, NOLS scholarship, Expedition Prep, NOLS financial aid, National Outdoor Leadership School, and Tiffany Shroulote, NIYLP, Micolleen Yazzie, Alaska Sea Kayaking, scholarships, Backyard Wilderness Pursuits, Adam Kruse, Steven Mark Anderson, Idaho Backpacking, Jarrard Cole, Kaddu Martin Ssekibakke, Kiteezi, Pacific Northwest Backpacking, Alaska Mountain Instructor's Course, Semester in India, Morehead-Cain