Taking an Outside Chance, in Tents and Purposes

About 30 students took part in the inaugural Penn College Outdoor Weekend on Friday and Saturday, enjoying a camping trip amid the Schneebeli Earth Science Center’s 400-plus acres of scenic surroundings. Organized by the Student Activities Office – and enhanced by hospitable weather and the playground that IS the School of Transportation & Natural Resources Technologies’ living laboratory – the overnight experience allowed students to learn Survival 101 tips; practice their open-fire cooking skills with “mountain pies” and s’mores; prepare their own campsites; and much more.

– Photos by Tia G. La, student photographer




Comments – 3 Comments

What a great weekend activity to introduce students to the beautiful Earth Science Campus!

Posted by Carol Lugg at September 12, 2017 at 7:35 pm

Kudos to everyone in Student Activities for such a great event!

Posted by Elliott Strickland at September 13, 2017 at 8:12 am

Great idea! Great fun! Thanks for sharing the good pics!

Posted by Jill Hanford at September 13, 2017 at 9:23 am

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