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
Date Posted: Jul 11, 2016
Date Posted: Feb 24, 2020
The Venture Out Project (https://www.ventureoutproject.com) is an organization dedicated to creating inclusive spaces for the marginalized queer community to enjoy the beauty and fun of the wilderness together.
Date Posted: Jul 14, 2019
“You cannot get through a single day without having an impact on the world around you. What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make.” Jane Goodall
Date Posted: Dec 31, 2018
Fifteen-year-old Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg addressed the U.N. plenary last night in Katowice, Poland, condemning global inaction in the face of catastrophic climate change. Hear more about Greta at her TED Talk:
Date Posted: Sep 16, 2018
Between May and July of 2018, the Sexual Harassment and Sexual Assault in Climbing survey was conducted in two languages and three countries (US, Mexico and Australia) to collect data about SHSA in the climbing community.
Date Posted: Aug 19, 2018
Golden, Colo. (August 14, 2018) – Big City Mountaineers (BCM), a leading provider of life-changing wilderness experiences for under-resourced youth, sent its 10,000th participant into the backcountry this summer, marking a huge milestone for the nonprofit.
Date Posted: Jul 21, 2018
In the conservation movement, we fight for land, wildlife, air and water, both for their intrinsic value and so that all people may safely and responsibly use and enjoy these things.
Date Posted: Apr 29, 2018
This well-researched, informal presentation looks at women adventures from the 1800s to the present. Learn about women you can use in your teaching and everyday conversation.
Date Posted: Feb 18, 2018
Fifteen years ago, Juan Martinez, an at-risk teenager from south-central Los Angeles, stepped off a bus in Grand Teton National Park and saw the stars for the first time in his life.
Date Posted: Dec 03, 2017
REI has just released "The Path Ahead" Report, a look at our future in the outdoors. Will be choose to embrace the outdoors as part of our daily lives or are we destined to become an 'indoor' species. Are we going to 'Artificial Reality' indoors or 'Real Reality' outdoors?