The emphasis of Day #1 of orientation is on community building, skills building and class bonding, and will be held on the Lehman College campus, led by trained Outward Bound staff as well as returning Macaulay student leaders.
250 Bedford Park Boulevard West
Bronx, NY 10468
Apex Building, Gate 7 off Bedford Park Blvd. West.
How to get there:
The 4, or D trains to Bedford Park Blvd Bronx, NY By Bus
The Bx2, Bx10, Bx22, or Bx28 to Lehman College
Limited bus transportation is available on a first come first served basis, to bring students from Brooklyn, Queens and Staten Island directly to the Lehman College orientation site. Buses are provided free of charge.
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What the day will be like
You will be walking in small groups of about 15 students at Lehman College throughout the day. Lunch will be provided. For most of the day you will participate in team building activities that may include running, lifting, jumping, and maybe even dancing. Be prepared for a fun, active day!
What to wear during the event:
This is a rain or shine event. You will be spending all day outside. Dress appropriately for the weather (bring sunblock) and for a physically active day. It’s best to wear comfortable, loose fitting clothing that may get dirty and sneakers or athletic shoes. No sandals please! Bring lots of energy, a sense of adventure.
It is very important for our staff to know about any medical issues that might affect your participation in any way. Please include any medical concerns or allergies. All correspondence will be kept strictly confidential.
For more information email Jgrinnell@nycoutwardbound.org or call (718) 706-9900 and Ask for Jeff Grinnell, Course Director, Adventure and Team Building Programs.
You can also visit the Outward Bound website.