Free Presentation: 2013 UNLV Antarctic Excursion

July 3, 2013 - 17:53

Would you or someone you know like to take an expedition to the very ends of the earth? Expedition leaders Peg Rees and Sharon Schafer will offer entertaining and educational multimedia presentations to learn about Antarctica: A UNLV Natural History and Photographic Adventure, offered by UNLV Continuing Education.Two presentation sessions will be held:

  • 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. July 17 in the conference room of the Historic Fifth Street School, 401 S.4th St.
  • 6 - 7 p.m. July 23 in the classroom of Sport Chalet, 8825 W. Charleston Blvd.

The 11-day cruise will take place Dec. 9 - 20 during the Antarctic summer. Participants will be introduced to the Antarctic's unique wildlife and landscapes. Weather permitting, they will ride in Zodiacs among the icebergs; walk on ice, snow, and rock to visit penguins; and explore on-land cultural sites.The early-bird discount still is available. For more information about the presentation or excursion, please call 895-3394 or visit continuingeducation.unlv.eduContact Info:Charlee Zingraf,, 702-895-5224