Registration is currently underway for ABOVE, a unique orientation experience open to incoming first-year students at the University of Lynchburg.
The Pre-college Career Exploration Expedition for High School Women is a partnership between the Claytor Nature Center and the University of Lynchburg Outdoor Leadership Program and faculty.
Over spring break, 10 students went to Everglades National Park with Lynchburg College’s Outdoor Leadership Program. For four days, they kayaked from island to island, past mangrove trees “standing” on spindly root-legs, and with dolphins sometimes swimming five feet from the boats.
One day, Lynchburg College grounds employee Tim Mason was headed to lunch at Drysdale Student Center. As a volunteer leader and participant with Lynchburg’s Outdoor Leadership Program, he and program coordinator Peter Berry had been thinking about alternative locations for rappelling.
Over the next four weeks, University of Lynchburg students, faculty, staff, and alumni will compete with their peers at nearly 100 other colleges and universities to see who can enjoy the outdoors the most — and earn great prizes in the process. Lynchburg has joined the Outdoor Nation Campus Challenge, a competition among 92 colleges […]
University of Lynchburg’s high ropes challenge course received a makeover this month. The upgrades make the course more permanent and will help the Outdoor Leadership Program cover more ground. “We can do a lot more for our students and the surrounding community,” said Peter Berry ’14, who now runs the Outdoor Leadership Program while earning […]
Lynchburg College will officially open its new climbing wall on Oct. 17 at 1 p.m. as part of the expansion of its Student Center. Rain date for the opening is Oct.