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"Anyone who says they're not scared is a fool or a liar or both"

By Aparna Rajagopal-Durbin on Mar 26, 2010


For the second time, NOLS Wind River Mountaineering and Baja Sea Kayaking grad Anderson Cooper is gracing the cover of Outside magazine, this time in Outside's April 2010 Adventure Issue. Anderson is one of 11 intrepid adventurers who answer the question, "Why do you do it?" That is, why do you jump into planes and head to war or disaster-torn regions and take huge risks (like going to Somalia alone with no protection or a place to stay)? The full interview can be found at Outside on-line.

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Topics: Haiti, NOLS alumni, Anderson Cooper, NOLS Grads, the Coop, Baja Sea Kayaking, NOLS Wind River Mountaineering, risks, Live the Dream, Outside Magazine, fear

NOLS Grads in Haiti and Chile

By Aparna Rajagopal-Durbin on Mar 26, 2010

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Topics: NOLS, Haiti, chile, Glad Griebling, Convoy of Hope, Earthquake relief, NOLS alumni, Justin Padjett, Paul Dreyer, Doctors Without Borders, wilderness medicine, David Edson, NOLS Grads, Kelly Pyke Jerry Jex, WMI, NOLS Kenya, Graham Brand-Zawadski, Landmark Learning, Shane Young, Earthquake humanitarian, Americares, Tom Turley