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Former NOLS Chair honored

By Casey Adams on Aug 13, 2013

The Murie Center
presented former NOLS Board of Trustees Chair Gretchen Long with the third
annual Spirit of Conservation Award last week.

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Topics: NOLS, NOLS Board of Trustees, Conservation, Sea Kayaking, award, The Murie Center, Grand Teton National Park, Environmental Stewardship, wildlife, wild places, Spirit of Conservation Award

NOLS Named a Top-Rated Nonprofit

By Casey Adams on Dec 4, 2012

Thanks to the outstanding reviews posted by the NOLS
community over the last month, GreatNonprofits honored NOLS with a
prestigious 2012 Top-Rated Award last week.

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Topics: Behind the Scenes, Semester, reviews, rating, GreatNonprofits, review, top-rated, NOLS nonprofit, National Outdoor Leadership School, leaders, award, transparency, feedback, donors, impact, donate, Great, honor, most valuable, voluntter

NOLS recognized for ‘rejuvenation and spirit’

By Casey Adams on Jan 10, 2012

The Outdoor Industry Association (OIA) announced its Outdoor Inspiration Awards today, and NOLS was among the recipients. The awards “[celebrate] the rejuvenation and spirit that inspires so many people to embrace the active outdoor lifestyle.”

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Topics: NOLS, Outdoor Industry Association, Behind the Scenes, OIA Outdoor Inspiration Awards, National Outdoor Leadership School, award, Outdoors, honors, adidas Outdoor, John Gans

NOLS Recognized as a Top Nonprofit

By Rich Brame on Feb 9, 2011

 

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Topics: NOLS, Behind the Scenes, human resources, outdoor, award, nonprofit, opportunity knocks, hiring, education, wilderness

NOLS wins Sustainable Tourism Award

By NOLS on Oct 14, 2010

NOLS has been recognized by the Chilean government as a leading organization in Chile that practices and promotes sustainable tourism. Chile’s National Secretariat of Tourism, which granted NOLS this award, commended the school for the impacts its graduates have made in the field of sustainable tourism in Chile.

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Topics: NOLS, chile, Patagonia, award, tourism, Environmental Stewardship, sustainability