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Footprints 2016

It’s that time of year again! We’re now accepting applications for the 2016 Footprints on the James class. The class this year will begin on May 23rd and conclude on the 10th of June. Some readings and pre-trip meeting will … Continue reading

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Footprints 2015 is around the corner!

It’s that time of year again! Footprints on the James 2015 is up and running, and we’re now accepting applications for the 2015 class. To apply, please send a 1-2 page personal statement and one letter of reference to Daniel … Continue reading

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Paddling, Henricus, and Herons

Yesterday, we began our journey winding down the James at Rockett’s Landing. Traveling in sea kayaks, we gained the rare opportunity to witness turtles, cormorants, heron, osprey, and our nation’s pride and joy: the bald eagle, all within their natural … Continue reading

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Fishing for perspective

This morning began with an oatmeal breakfast under a cotton candy sky that hovered above the river. Eventually I’ll get used to these early morning wake up calls… till then, more coffee. Dr. Greg Garman, the Director for the Center … Continue reading

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