The Idea of Nature Lecture Series- James Edward Mills


Thu Mar 28 2024 at 06:00 pm to 08:00 pm


Boise State Student Union | Boise, ID

Sponsored in part by The Nature Conservancy, the goal of Boise State University's The Idea of Nature Lecture Series is to promote interdisciplinary inquiry about the environment and to foster dialogue across the campus and community.
This lecture will be hybrid—join in person or on Zoom! This event is free, open to the public but registration is required:
More information is available on Boise State University Idea of Nature Series website:

James Edward Mills, Freelance Journalist and Mountain Guide
Mills is a contributor to National Geographic Magazine, Outside, Rock & Ice, Alpinist, The Guardian, The New York Times, Sierra, and other publications. He is the author of the new book The Adventure Gap: Changing the Face of the Outdoors which is dedicated to increasing access for underrepresented groups to America's wilderness areas and National Parks.
He is the co-writer/co-producer of the documentary film "An American Ascent" which was about the first African-American expedition to climb North America's highest peak, Denali. Mills was named a Yosemite National Park Centennial Ambassador in 2016 in recognition of his work in sharing the important history and legacy of the Buffalo Soldiers and their efforts at the dawn of the National Park Service.
Brought to you by:
College of Arts and Science, Deparment of English Literature
Lecture sponors:
Ada Soil & Water Conservation District
Idaho Humanities Council
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute
The Nature Conservancy in Idaho
School of the Environment
College of Arts and Sciences
College of Business
College of Education
School of Public Service
College of Health Sciences
School of the Arts
Honors College

Where is it happening?

Boise State Student Union, 1700 W University Dr, Boise, ID 83706-3019, United States,Boise, Idaho

Event Location & Nearby Stays:

The Nature Conservancy in Idaho

Host or Publisher The Nature Conservancy in Idaho

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