Communicator Leadership Camp

This blog is a group effort by camp participants, who work in teams to report on their experiences and share photos. Huge thanks to Frontiers North Adventures, the longtime Platinum Sponsor of the camp, for hosting the students.





Monday, October 15, 2012 - 09:54

At the end of an exciting and inspiring week at Leadership Camp, the participants were asked to describe what they got out of camp—what they would take home to make their mark on the world.... Continue Reading

Friday, October 12, 2012 - 12:42

The majority of the morning was spent preparing for our webcasts. Today we had the opportunity to share our stories with schools, zoos, and individuals across North America.  We provided... Continue Reading

Thursday, October 11, 2012 - 18:50

Team: Jennifer, Tammy E., Karen, Sarah M.  Facilitator: Becky Our morning started with a SKYPE call with Dr. Andrew Derocher from the University of Alberta. He is one of the top polar bear... Continue Reading

Tuesday, October 9, 2012 - 23:14

Last night was spectacular—we got to see the aurora borealis. The sky was lit up. It took our entire group by surprise. First thing in the morning we issued a no paper towel challenge to make... Continue Reading

Tuesday, October 9, 2012 - 08:33

Team: Jennifer, Tammy E., Karen and Sarah M.  Facilitator: Becky Happy Thanksgiving! As our friends in Canada celebrate a day of thanks, the PBI Communicators Leadership team is thankful to... Continue Reading

Monday, October 8, 2012 - 10:06

Today we arrived in Winnipeg, Manitoba for the beginning of Polar Bears International Leadership Camp. We're all amazed at the diversity of people participating in this opportunity. Joining... Continue Reading

Monday, October 1, 2012 - 09:08

By Leah Knickerbocker, PBI Staff As the 2012 Leadership Camp participants gear up for their life changing experience in the land of the polar bear, a few 2011 Leadership Camp participants... Continue Reading

Monday, October 1, 2012 - 09:06

By Leah Knickerbocker, PBI Staff Imagine traveling to the remote sub-arctic to see polar bears in their natural habitat and be surrounded by like-minded individuals. The Leadership Camp... Continue Reading

Monday, October 1, 2012 - 09:02

By Kathryn Foat, PBI Staff Each year Polar Bears International brings together a team of volunteers to serve as facilitators for Leadership Camp. Their role involves teaching and each person... Continue Reading

Monday, September 24, 2012 - 12:23

By Kathryn Foat, PBI Staff We know what needs to be done to save polar bears – we need to drastically reduce the amount of greenhouse gases we produce. PBI Leadership Camp gives individuals... Continue Reading

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