More than your typical outdoor experience

Girls on Ice is a unique, FREE, wilderness science education program for high school girls. Each year two teams of 9 teenage girls and 3 instructors spend 12 days exploring and learning about mountain glaciers and the alpine landscape through scientific field studies with professional glaciologists, ecologists, artists, and mountaineers. One team explores Mount Baker, an ice-covered volcano in the North Cascades of Washington State. The other team sleeps under the midnight sun exploring an Alaskan glacier.

“Girls on Ice is not a reward for past good grades or academic achievement, it is an inspiration for future success.”

 

Announcing the 2014 Girls on Ice Teams!

 

Girls on Ice North Cascades (July 28 – Aug 8, 2014)

Tiberia Alnouri, Bellevue, Washington
Precious Parker, Lynn, Massachusetts
Katherine Castelan, New York, New York
Jennifer Damian, Chicago, Illinois
Shubaira Aminzada, Utah
Emma McAndrews, Sherman Oaks, California
Alaina Malcom, Pembroke, North Carolina
Yasmin Eriksson, New Orleans, Louisiana
Isabella Carrera, Brentwood, California
 

Girls on Ice Alaska (June 20 – July 1, 2014)

Summer Morton, Petersburg, Alaska
Ambyr Mason, Wenatchee, Washington
Kendall Roberts, Juneau, Alaska
Deborah Bitanga, Kodiak, Alaska
Melissa Kost, Koyuk, Alaska
Jacalyn Morgan, Barrow, Alaska
Maria Jackson, Wenatchee, Washington
Tamar Theurer, Ketchikan, Alaska
Keiran Foster, Surrey, British Columbia
 
 

If you would like to help us spread the word about Girls on Ice, please feel free to download, print and distribute this Girls on Ice poster.

 

 

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For general information, please contact Erin Pettit at pettit.erin@gmail.com.

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