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OLDS Recap – Backpacking Edition

October 10, 2016   •   By:

After backpacking we asked Curtis Batten to give us a little recap of how the section went.  Enjoy the update and the photos of this beautiful backpacking expedition! The concept … Continue reading


Meet the Battens

October 6, 2016   •   By:

We are so excited to introduce you to the newest members of the OLD School family! Curtis and Bailey Batten are our new OLD School Programming Managers. These two will … Continue reading


OLDS16 – Proctor Training

October 5, 2016   •   By:

  Hey y’all, this is Erin and Glendon, two of the proctors for the fall semester! We just wanted to give you some insight into what it took to train … Continue reading


Proctor Spotlight – Hamilton

October 3, 2016   •   By:

Last but not least, we want to introduce to you one more proctor for the Fall 2016 Semester. Meet Hamilton. Main sections Hamilton will be leading: Backpacking, River Training, and … Continue reading


OLDS Recap – Wilderness First Responder Edition

September 28, 2016   •   By:

The Wilderness First Responder certification is internationally recognized industry standard for any outdoor professional, and the first section of OLD School! All fifteen students learned skills ranging from assessing scene … Continue reading


Proctor Spotlight – Erin

September 24, 2016   •   By:

Last week we introduced you to Glendon, one of our proctors for the OLD School Fall 2016 semester. Again,The role of a proctor is to build intentional relationships with students … Continue reading


10 Year Anniversary of OLD School

September 21, 2016   •   By:

It’s been TEN YEARS! 108 Students 8,880 miles backpacked 2,820 meals shared (with over 49,068 people) 324 certifications held 888 trips on the river 1,184 pitches climbed (multi-pitch) 7,400 miles paddled … Continue reading


Proctor Spotlight – Glendon

September 17, 2016   •   By:

We want to introduce to you our OLD School proctor team. The role of a proctor is to build intentional relationships with students in the field — for practically the … Continue reading


OLD School Students 2016

September 3, 2016   •   By:

Our Fall OLD School Semester begins in just 3 days! We are super-excited about the beginning of the Semester. We have 15 students from all over the US joining us … Continue reading


Pray for the 2016 OLD School Students

August 17, 2016   •   By:

We’ve finalized the 2016 OLD School semester roster! Click the link below to view photos of the students and pray for them as they make final preparations to arrive ready … Continue reading