ISU Outdoor Recreation Program Open Screening:
An American Ascent
April 24 | 7 PM | Pioneer Room, MU
“AN AMERICAN ASCENT” is a documentary film about the first African-American
expedition to tackle North America’s highest peak, Denali. NOLS proudly partnered with
a production company in the creation of the film. This documentary was produced with
the hopes of addressing the often overlooked issues of race and the outdoors, while
chronicling the many challenges of climbing one of the world’s most iconic peaks.