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NOLS is stepping up today with some big events, check out all of today's happenings below!

Take a picture or video of yourself participating in events and send it to us. We will feature it in the coming days, and the best photos will be entered to win one of three NOLS/Deuter backpacks!


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:

Winona, Minnesota* - Presentation on NOLS Mountaineering
Berkeley, California*
- Climbing, Info Session, More..

Kingston, New York* - Kenco Store Discount
Cincinnati, Ohio* - Benchmark Outfitters Store Discount

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:

Bozeman, Montana* - "Wilderness & First Aid" Presentation
Sierra de la Laguna, Mexico - Trail Clean-Up
Red Rocks, Nevada - NOLS Instructor Climbing Seminar
Lander, Wyoming - Food Drive*, Decision Making Seminar

San Antonio, Texas - Information Session, NOLS Video*
Ashland, Oregon - Information Session, Climbing Movie Viewing Party*

* = Open to the Public

Day 3
February 23, 2011
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Palmer, Alaska: Photos coming in from NOLS Alaska - "The Groomed Trail - We've received several calls already in appreciation of our grooming trails on the Alaska Pacific University Kellogg Farm (across the road from NOLS Alaska)."

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:
and video and blog post from UW students learning leadership styles
Blog post about problem solving discussion
NOLS Alumni Dept. currently at 64.1 lbs. of food for our food drive.
Photo from Tod Schimelpfenig discusison on decision making.

Atlanta, Georgia: Photos from presentation, info session by NOLS Rep Pearson at Emory University

Midwest Mountaineering Coupon

Benchmark Outfitters


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