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Aspen U/Challenge America Discussion with Stacy Bare
December 14, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm UTC-6
Challenge America is excited to announce a collaboration with Aspen U. Join us in The Grand Ballroom at The Little Nell for an engaging discussion with Stacy Bare as part of our Aspen Snowmass Military Ski Week. Stacy’s talk will explore the relationships between Nature, Value, and Duty.
About Stacy: Stacy Bare is a climber, skier and the Director of Sierra Club Outdoors (SCO)–getting 265,000+ people out each year including youth and military veterans. He is also a veteran of the Iraq war and co-founded the Great Outdoors Lab (GO Lab) in 2014 to put scientifically defensible data behind the idea of time outside as healthcare in partnership with Dr. Dacher Keltner at the Greater Good Science Center at UC-Berkeley. Stacy is a 2014 National Geographic Adventurer of the Year & the 2015 SHIFT Conservation Athlete of the Year. Earlier this year he and two fellow veterans completed a first ski descent of Mt. Halgurd in Iraq. He holds degrees from the Universities of Mississippi and Pennsylvania and is at home in Salt Lake City with his wife and daughter.