2007-Himalayan Field Study Program

Himalayan Field Study Program 2007

(May 1 to May 24, 2007)

A group of 18 visited Nepal from May 1st to May 24, 2007 – Group included both university students and professionals. Participants age ranges from teen to seventy – 11 (60%) were over 40 years of age and 7 (40%) under 40 years, Group included nine female (50%) and nine male (50%). Background of the participants: 6 Natural resources, 6 Medical, 4 social science and 2 business

Charity work:

The group took 12 bags of clothing for distribution (Child Haven orphanage, school in Pithauli, Old age home, soccer clubs and distribution along the way to Annapurna Base Camp)

International Institute of Field Study, Hinton Alberta donated Nepalese Rs.100,000.00 to Nepal Forestry Association for building construction

Academic Sessions