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Welcome to NOLS India: Expeditions in the Himalaya

By NOLS on Aug 12, 2019

Written by Annalise Grueter and Manohar D'silva. 


Photo by Kirk Rasmussen.


A line of solemn, snow-capped giants stretches across the three northernmost states in India.

These soaring peaks belong to the world’s highest mountain chain: the Himalaya.

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Topics: Himalayas, Himalaya, Educators Notebook, NOLS India, cultural expedition, stories

Three Days to the Trailhead in Monsoon Madness

By Aparna Rajagopal-Durbin on Oct 18, 2010

Colors of the Himalaya

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Topics: NOLS, Himalayas, Fall Semester in India, Pindari, National Outdoor Leadership School, Pindar, 2010 Monsoons, Educators Notebook, NOLS India

Everest Climber & NOLS Alum Anne Parmenter to Give Talk at Vassar College on Monday

By Aparna Rajagopal-Durbin on Feb 11, 2010

If you are anywhere near Poughkeepsie, New York on Monday, February 15, 2010 (and you have snow tires, an all-wheel-drive, or some skis and a craving for some exercise), trudge over to Vassar College.

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Topics: leadership, Mont Blanc, Himalayas, Rocky Mountain Instructor Course, McKinley, NOLS Grad, Ama Dablam, Everest, Anne Parmenter, Parmenter, Aconcagua, Cotopaxi, Live the Dream, Dynamics, teamwork, NOLS Alum, Denali, Rocky Mountain IC