College News and Departmental Notes: Recreational Leadership
by Departmental notes - 1920
The department of scouting and recreational leadership, under the direction of Professor Elbert K. Fretwell, and in cooperation with the New York State College of Forestry, the Camp Department of the Palisades Interstate Park, and various other organizations interested in camping, is conducting, from March 8 to May 3, a series of eight meetings designed to promote camping, train camp leaders, and increase the efficient utilization of the camper's time while in camp. The meetings will be held at Teachers College. The week of March 27 will be devoted to actual camp life in the Palisades Interstate Park. Regular directors of the course will be assisted by specialists from the New York College of Forestry and others, who will lecture, lead discussions, and conduct daily instructional, recreational, and exploratory hikes in Interstate Park.
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