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Andrew Bobilya: Taking the Classroom Outdoors

By Brooke Ortel on 2/20/19 8:34 AM

Andrew teaches rock climbing during an “Introduction to Outdoor Pursuits” class. Photo courtesy of Andrew Bobilya.

As an undergrad studying outdoor education, Andrew Bobilya didn’t aspire to be a professor. He didn’t plan on going into academia. Like many expeditions, his career didn’t follow exactly the path he expected.

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Topics: NOLS Mexico, NOLS alumni, NOLS Grad, Baja Sea Kayaking, Live the Dream, outdoor education

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

By Aparna Rajagopal-Durbin on 2/11/10 2:22 AM

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