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The Endurance: Shackleton’s Legendary Antarctic Expedition

November 5, 2016
4:15 pm
- 5:30 pm


Dudley H. Davis Center
Image of Ernest Shackleton
Please note: This talk is part of our 2016 Fall Conference. You must have registered for the conference to attend this event.

In 1914, polar explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton left England for the Antarctic with a crew of 27 on his ship Endurance. When it was crushed by sea ice, they became castaways in the harshest environment on Earth. A century later, author Caroline Alexander shares a thrilling saga of stoic courage that also serves as a master class in leadership.

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Dudley H. Davis Center
590 Main Street
Burlington, VT 05401 United States
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Phone:
(802) 656-4636

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Richelle Franzoni
Phone:
(802) 262-1355