January 2024 Newsletter

Meet the Science Behind Outward Bound Magic: The Domains of Thriving!

The Domains of Thriving is a tool centered on the social-emotional areas of human development that students experience on an Outward Bound course. It serves as a framework for instructors to plan curriculum and activities as well as a guide for evaluating program impact. Learn more >

Adults, You Can Do Outward Bound Too!

Outward Bound Professional, or OB Pro, is the best way to build a team and strengthen leadership skills. Our skilled facilitators use the internationally-recognized Outward Bound curriculum and corresponding leadership concepts to create unique team-building challenges specifically designed for adults... Read more >

Get CPR Certified at The Discovery Center

Thursday, February 22, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
This training is great for teachers, parents, babysitters, community leaders, and adult residential care personnel (best for those of high school age and above). Upon completion of a written multiple choice and skills evaluation, attendees will be certified in CPR for two years. Get more info >

Applications Now Open for Summer 2024 Merit Award Courses

Every year, Philadelphia Outward Bound School offers four fully-funded merit award courses. Admission to these courses is highly selective and includes an application, essay, letters of recommendation, and an interview.

Read more and apply now >

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