Outdoor leadership program being offered at Bryant Pond, Daily Bulldog reports

Daily Bulldog reported the University of Maine Early College program is offering a new outdoor leadership pathway program for western Maine high school students to earn UMaine college credit tuition-free. The outdoor leadership program at UMaine’s 4-H Camp and Learning Center at Bryant Pond focuses on developing an individual’s leadership skills while providing intensive training in contemporary and traditional outdoor activities, and immersion experiences in the Maine outdoors, according to the article. Graduates will be well positioned to succeed in a variety of outdoor-oriented careers in business, nonprofit and educational settings. They also will gain leadership skills and confidence that will serve them in any career, the article states.