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Leadership Week

Each day we will feature specific calls to action, supply learning opportunities, and give updates about events. Share what you are doing for Leadership Week. Take a picture or video of yourself participating in events and send it to us. We will feature it in the coming days. Check back each day for updates!



We asked alumni to step up in their communities, and have they ever. From climbing meet-ups, to river clean-ups, to working with schools, grads have shown their NOLS colors and have taken the lead in their communities. Here is what grads are doing today, join them if you are in the area:

Cincinnati, Ohio* - Presentation on Backpacking in Utah Wilderness, Benchmark Outfitters Store Discount
Olympia, Washington* - Leave No Trace workshop
Spotsylvania, Virginia
- Middle School Sustainability Projects
Berkeley, California* - Climbing, Info Session, More..
Clemson, South Carolina - Information Session
Kingston, New York* - Kenco Store Discount, Information table
Dayton, Ohio* - Grad Available to Talk
Lincoln, Nebraska - Grad Available to Talk
Chapel Hill, North Carolina* - Grad Available to Talk

* = Open to the Public


All week long we will have representatives out on college campuses, at outdoor retailers, and in your community teaching leadership and outdoor education lessions and promoting NOLS. We will also be leading in our community with local events. Today we are in the following locations:

San Marcos, Texas - Information Table
San Antonio, Texas - Information Table
Sierra de la Laguna, Mexico - Trail Clean-Up
Red Rocks, Nevada - NOLS Instructor Climbing Seminar
Charlotte, North Carolina - Information Session
Bend, Oregon - Leadership Presentation, Information Session
Lander, Wyoming - Food Drive*, University of Wyoming Leadesrhip Program

* = Open to the Public

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February 22, 2011
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New York, New York: Putting their own professional skills and LW passion to use, a team of NYC NOLS grad volunteers recently trained professional, non-U.S. transplants with mock interviews.

Clemson, South Carolina: Carly and Brittany sent us photos from their info session, and send out good wishes to other LW participants.

Karachi, Pakistan:
Photos from the leadership workshop. Thanks Samad!

Columbia, South Carolina: Via Twitter - Great turnout to our first @NOLS event saving the world one tree at a time!

Lander, Wyoming: Blog post about problem solving discussion. NOLS Alumni Dept. currently at 64.1 lbs. of food for our food drive.

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