With the continual racial diversification of our nation, outdoor recreation and education programs must learn to adapt in order to more effectively reach People of Color. Student involvement and...
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Student Success through Outdoor Orientation Programs

By Andrew Hill, Catherine Clark, Dave Erbe, Diane Waryold
Abstract Outdoor orientation programs have a significant impact on student success in college.  These programs foster a sense of belonging, self-efficacy, trust, interpersonal skills and community...
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A series of resources for helping outdoor orientation program leaders. Collated by Mark Ceder, University of San Diego.  Using Personal Affirming to Create Healing - by Denise Mitten
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A paper on the how college wilderness orientation programs can and should expand the focus of the learning opportunity to engage new students on issues relating to becoming a member of a new...
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The Outdoor Action Program at Princeton University is the largest single outdoor orientation programs in the country. This article, by Rick Curtis, Director of Outdoor Action, presents a detailed...
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