Archive for March, 2009

Mount Aconcagua Pictures

Gustie geography graduate and world geography teacher Christian Gilbert has posted many beautiful pictures and travel details from his recent climb of Mount Aconcagua–the highest peak in the Americas and the highest in the Southern Hemisphere.  Check them out at:

Ain’t No Mountain High Enough

The Geography Club brought Christian Gilbert (2000 Geography Graduate) and his climbing partner Brian Honkomp to campus on Monday March 2nd.  They gave an inspiring multi-media presentation with video clips, slides, maps and gear from their recent climb of Mount Aconcagua, the highest peak in the Americas.  Christian Gilbert teaches world geography at Clearwater Middle […]

Gusties Study Agricultural Diversification in Wales

In America, we expect National Parks to be uninhabited and wild and used for hiking or backpacking. But, in Great Britain, things are a bit different. Their national parks are more about conserving landscapes and allowing traditional farming to continue. We visited the Llangeli Valley Farm in the Brecon Beacons National Park near Abergavenny, Wales. […]