Student Bios

2013
Majors: Philosophy/Gender/African Studies

I participated in guide training as a freshman at St. Lawrence.  It was an amazing experience that allowed me to not only learn and get hands on experience in the outdoors, but also get to be...

2012
Majors: Conservation Biology

One of the main reasons why I chose to come to St. Lawrence University was its Outdoor Program.  After my first trip through the O.P., I knew I wanted to become more involved, so I did guide...

2012
Majors: Art and Environmental Studies
Minors: Outdoor Studies

Before I came to St. Lawrence I had been involved with my high school's mountaineering club in New Hampshire, and I knew I wanted to further my skills in group leadership and outdoor education. I...

2013
Majors: Conservation Biology

I started the guide training process sophomore year here at St. Lawrence with a focus in rock climbing. Despite being very intimidated by white water boating I very much enjoyed and took a liking...

2014
Majors: Math and Biology double major

I started guiding my sophomore fall, as a paddling and skiing guide. Coming into the program, I was very interested in skiing and canoeing, as these are activities I have enjoyed my entire life....

2014
Majors: Double Major-Environmental Studies and Economics

I completed guide training in the spring of 2011 as a whitewater guide. Through the experience, I have gained competence with my backcountry, risk management, and communication skills. The Outdoor...