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Backcountry trips have skyrocketed in the last few years. And with that, the Ice Climbing and Adaptive Recreation Pod wrapped up avalanche certification at Smuggler's Notch. Shout out to Petra Cliffs Climbing Center & Mountaineering School for their assistance!
From the pandemic to white supremacy, to the climate crisis, to inequality and large-scale economic shifts, it is ever increasingly clear that we require not only new pedagogies but a radical rethinking of institutional forms in higher education. This session features Sterling president, Matthew Derr,...
Chief Don Stevens, Sterling College trustee and community partner, says "You have to at least acknowledge that there's a wound there before it can heal."
"Reasons for students and families to seek out small, rural liberal arts colleges go, however, far beyond their handling of the pandemic. These colleges have many existing distinct and compelling strengths. As acceptance letters arrive for current high school seniors, and as the recruitment of...
That's right, we have a gear outfitter and rental center where students learn how to pack out for trips and can rent equipment for personal adventures: backpacking, climbing, snowshoeing, canoeing and more.
We were so fortunate to have guest speaker, David Abram, join our online course, Surviving the Future: Conversations for Our Time. Furthermore, the talks, thoughts, and pieces derived from the group of participants are profound. Here's a taste: https://thegyre.substack.com/p/enlightenment-and-endarkenment
Join Sterling Faculty, Farley Brown, on 2/25 at 7pm for a talk om Watershed Bioassessment. Brown will take us through the Black River watershed as she explains the bioassessment techniques used by the Sterling College. Register: https://t.co/7Bs7il25OF
How many colleges do you know supply their dorms with mending kits and host sock darning parties?
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