Tag: Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon to celebrate Latino Conservation Week with free event

| July 19, 2017
Grand Canyon to celebrate Latino Conservation Week with free event

Grand Canyon National Park is inviting Latino families and youth to visit the park and explore their public lands during Latino Conservation Week July 17-21. 

An initiative of the Hispanic Access Foundation, Latino Conservation Week or Disfrutando y Conservando Nuestra Tierra is a week-long program dedicated to creating opportunities for Latino families and youth to engage in the outdoors and raise awareness of important local and national conservation issues. The event is now in its fourth year.

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National park helps find tomorrow’s leaders, Alternative Break Citizenship School held at Grand Canyon

| August 5, 2015
National park helps find tomorrow’s leaders, Alternative Break Citizenship School held at Grand Canyon

By Loretta Yerian • Grand Canyon News GRAND CANYON, Ariz. – Sixty-four students, representing 35 universities spent the week of July 25-31 volunteering and learning new leadership skills during the fifth Alternative Break Citizenship School (ABCS) at Grand Canyon National Park (GCNP). The goal for the week long school was to help raise up leaders in the […]

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That’s a wrap: Grand Canyon School Videography I students document fire fighters for final

| May 27, 2015
That’s a wrap: Grand Canyon School Videography I students document fire fighters for final

May 19, 2015 • By Loretta Yerian • Grand Canyon News GRAND CANYON, Ariz. – With cameras and clipboards in hand, students in Grand Canyon School‘s Videography I class got hands on filming experience May 7. For a final project for the school year, students filmed a prescribed burn inside the national park and interviewed members […]

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