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Lessons from the Alpine Pass: Columbia Business School Student Goes to Chile

By Sho Fujiwara on 5/10/18 8:29 AM


Classmate Oly looks at his feet and looks back on the alpine pass. Photo by Sho Fujiwara.

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Topics: Live the Dream, NOLS Patagonia, Backpacking, Columbia Business School

Columbia Business School Students Tackle Patagonia

By Erin Daily on 2/19/13 1:27 AM

Last December, 11 Columbia Business School (CBS) students completed the first 10-day CBS Leadership Expedition to Patagonia. Maya Mandel, CBS class of 2013 and president of the Outdoor Adventures Club was responsible for bringing the course to fruition. Initially introduced to NOLS through a Bloomberg BusinessWeek article, Maya was interested in what NOLS could offer her and her peers. After discussing several different options, it was determined that an expedition to Patagonia would best suit the CBS students.

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Topics: NOLS, Patagonia, Columbia Business School, Expedition Prep, CBS, Leadership Expedition