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Expedition Denali: Team in Training

By Casey Adams on 10/8/12 6:04 AM

After a summer of training hard in Washington's Cascade Range, British
Columbia's Waddington Range, and Alaska's Chugach Range, the Expedition
Denali
team is poised to embark on their journey to Denali in June 2013.

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Topics: NOLS, Behind the Scenes, Waddington Range, team, Expedition Denali, Mt. Baker, black, Cugach Range, African American, National Outdoor Leadership School, Cascade Range, Outdoors, British Columbia, Alaska, Denali, Washington

Infinite Bliss

By William Roth on 6/30/10 3:42 AM

What do NOLS Instructors do in between courses?

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Topics: NOLS, Mariah Weigel, Willy Oppenheim, climbing, Audra Jung, personal, infinite bliss, south early winters spire, instructor, Live the Dream, Washington

Nolsapalooza in the Pacific Northwest

By Rich Brame on 5/6/10 5:11 AM

On May 1st a group of NOLS alumni, friends, supporters, staff and prospective students met at the NOLS base in Conway, Washington for a day of service projects, mini-skills classes, great food, camaraderie, and a showing of the historic film "30 Days to Survival".


The weather was mixed, but spirits were high as the intrepid team of volunteers tramped area lanes looking for trash. We pulled plenty of cans and other assorted items off the roadsides. Notable finds included a soccer and baseball!


Participants also played around on the climbing wall, reviewed NOLS' leadership curriculum, and baked up a whack of field-style pizzas.

Thanks to everyone who made our first "Nolsapalooza" in Washington such a success. Watch for similar alumni networking and reunion opportunities throughout the year. See: http://www.nols.edu/alumni/reunions/ and see you there!

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Topics: Alumni, Behind the Scenes, reunion, conway, Washington