“My experience as an ROE student so far has been incredible. We focus mainly on experiential education, which makes my experience a lot different than every other student here,” Costanza said. “Of course we have lectures, but at the end of the day we’re really asked to do projects that are meaningful and reflect on our work in order to learn something.”
“I believe that students learn best when they are engaged,” Moran said. “That includes intellectually, socially, emotionally, physically sometimes. Some or all of those at one time. They need to be stimulated and challenged but also be supported.”
Luke Mehall is a dirtbag. He is also the author of four books and owner of Benighted Publications, which he runs out of Durango, Colo. His written work captures the essence of climbing and has etched its way into the culture’s hardcore scene.