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Why Students Who Learn Leadership Stand Out

By Molly Herber on Mar 22, 2018


Photo by Ella Bruijn.

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Topics: teens, experiential education, leadership

Golden Apple Scholarship winner taking NOLS course in 2013

By Casey Adams on Jul 31, 2012

Angela Rosenberg, a math teacher at Edgewood HS, of Edgewood, Md. received the first annual Golden Apple scholarship from Freedom Federal Credit Union. Rosenberg was always interested in the outdoors and became more interested when her friends took her rock climbing and hiking. She enjoys rock climbing best, and wants to continue to improve.

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Topics: Master's Program, NOLS, Outward Bound, Southwest, Adventure Learning, Tucson Ariz., Expedition Prep, outdoor leader, Plymouth University, experiential education, Project Adventure, Angela Rosenberg, Edgewood Md., Golden Apple Scholarship, explore, math, Plymouth State, education

The Faculty Summit Has Begun!

By NOLS on May 10, 2011

Over 150 instructors from around the world have gathered for a week of workshops, discussions, lectures, seminars, networking and fun. Topics range from river crossing techniques to the state of inclusion here at NOLS. Today we will hear from Tori Murden McClure, John Grunsfeld, Joe Thomas, and an expedition-full of veteran instructors. Follow along on Twitter at #NOLSsummit.

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Topics: NOLS Faculty, leadership leassons, wyoming news, Faculty Summit, experiential education, Lander Wyoming, KTWO, Educators Notebook, nols instructor

The NOLS Podcast - Leadership Progression

By NOLS on Feb 2, 2011

In this episode of The NOLS Podcast, John Kanengieter, NOLS Director for Leadership, sits down with Jamie O’Donnell, NOLS instructor and program supervisor, to discuss the leadership progression on a course and speak to the unscripted nature and subtle nuances of how we teach leadership.

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Topics: NOLS, leadership, jamie o'donnell, leadership progression, discussion, Expedition Prep, leaders, experiential education, learn, John Kanengieter, curriculum, NOLS Professional, teach, Educators Notebook, instructor, outdoor education