Lauren Barnes, an outdoor adventure leadership major in the Department of Recreation and Leisure Studies, won the Wilderness Education Association Student Leader Award.
Chris Pelchat and Lauren Barnes '08 presented at the National Conference of Outdoor Leadership, sponsored by the Wilderness Education Association.
Department of Recreation and Leisure Studies faculty member Chris Pelchat has been selected for an international position within the leadership ranks of the outdoor industry.
President Emerita Peggy Williams and Margaret Arnold, of the Department of Recreation and Leisure Studies, presented at the 2009 annual chairs meeting in College Station, Texas.
ITHACA, NY — While chopping wood for the night’s campfire along Idaho’s Salmon River, you suddenly slice off a finger. The nearest hospital is 80 miles away, and the only transportation is a raft. What to do? After completing the three–credit course “Wilderness Medicine” in mid-January, 12 Ithaca College students will know exactly how to...