Free Girls on Ice Field Trips for High School StudentsDate: 01/15/2014
Category: Opportunities & Events
By: Andy Shaner
Do you have teenage girls in your programs that may be interested in spending a 11 days this summer exploring ice?Girls on Ice is a unique wilderness science education program for high school girls. Each year a team of 9 teenage girls and 3 instructors spend 11 days exploring and learning about mountain glaciers and alpine landscapes through scientific field studies with professional glaciologists and mountaineers.
Two expeditions are being offered this year:
1) Girls on Ice NORTH CASCADES is the original expedition in Washington State.
Open to all girls (including international students) age 15-18.
28 July – 8 August 2014
2) Girls on Ice ALASKA is geared toward Alaskan and Pacific Northwest girls (age 15-18).
20 June – 1 July 2014
HURRY! Applications are due 31 January 2014.
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