Staying in Shape in Santiago: Social and Satisfying

Colorado Springs offers incredible outdoor spaces for trail running, hiking, rock climbing, and mountain biking, all just minutes from campus. As such, it is well suited for our highly active campus community. Accustomed to such […]

Finding a Sense of Place on Block Break

This past Block Break, I visited San Pedro de Atacama as part Colorado College’s Latin America program in Santiago, Chile.  At CC, many students, myself included, view the break as a chance to do something […]

Outdoor Running Culture: Exploring New Paths

I consider myself a runner, but I haven’t always viewed myself this way. Prior to coming to Colorado College, I ran occasionally but unhappily; I’d push myself too hard through three miles, feel horrible afterwards, […]

CC Outdoor Education and the Co-Chair Drought

The Colorado College Outdoor Education program prides itself not only on encouraging student participation in outdoor endeavors, but also on training students for leadership roles in various wilderness settings. The numbers are incredible; in this […]