The ecological expertise of Unity College will be a featured highlight of a new collaboration with Pack, Paddle and Ski, an adventure company from South Lima, New York. Two unique and specially designed international expeditions combine education and hands-on immersion, showcasing Unity College’s environmental mission.

The trips are:

From March 17 to 26, 2013, Unity College President Stephen Mulkey, a scientist with an international reputation, will co-lead a trip to Costa Rica.

From May 20 to June 4, 2013, Unity College Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs William Trumble will co-lead a trip to Nepal.

Both trips are open to the general public. For details and to reserve a spot visit Pack, Paddle and Ski online at www.packpaddleski.com; e-mail info@packpaddleski.com; or by phone at (585) 346-5597.

Rick French, a 1980 Unity alum and owner of Pack, Paddle and Ski, will join President Mulkey and William Trumble to lead each trip.

The trips are customized eco adventures designed to reflect the environmental mission and share the expertise of professionals from Unity College.