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Meet the Winner of the 2020 Greg Farrell Award >

Pascale Florestal has been named as the recipient of the inaugural Greg Farrell Award.

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Four WHEELS Students Receive Questbridge Acceptances >

Four students from WHEELS, a NYC Outward Bound School in Washington Heights, matched with their dream schools through the Questbridge program.

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Where are they now? Catching up with two NYC Outward Bound alumni. >

Hear from two young alumni — Alexandra Shoneyin (Gaynor McCown ’16) and John Fleurimond (James Baldwin ’13) — about their post-secondary journeys.

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Kurt Hahn’s Action-Focused Response to Racial Unrest >

Kurt Hahn, a NYC Outward Bound School that serves 99% Black and Brown students came together as a community of educators and learners to develop an actionable plan following the murder of George Floyd.

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Pivoting to a Virtual World >

NYC Outward Bound Schools teachers, staff and students were forced to get creative when schools closed their doors in the spring. As we now face a similar situation, we look back on what worked best in our pivot to the virtual world.

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Creating a Virtual Crew Expedition >

This fall, NYC Outward Bound Schools rolled out its first Virtual Crew Expedition, a reimagined course with the same community building goals as a traditional wilderness expedition.

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Read our 2020 Impact Report >

NYC Outward Bound Schools’ 2020 Impact Report is a celebration of the creativity, courage and community that our students and staff embodied during this challenging year.

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An Interdisciplinary Look at Environmental Justice Through a Creative, Collaborative Lens >

A week-long learning unit about Highbridge Park has evolved into a student-led, community-wide effort to pedestrianize and beautify thr Washington Heights neighborhood.

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Why is voting important? A Brooklyn Collaborative student shares her experience. >

Akeelah Hargett Baldwin, a freshman at Brooklyn Collaborative Studies, recounts her experience in YVote’s #2020VisionforChange program, a cross-partisan civic engagement workshop for NYC teens.

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Richard Stopol’s Forthcoming Retirement & the Search For Our Next CEO >

Read a message about Richard Stopol’s departure and the ongoing search for a new CEO.

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