A Backpack Journalist

Celebrating our THANKS LIST for 2013! Welcome 2014!

December 31, 2013

Atlanta, Georgia - Colorado Springs, Colorado - Washington, DC & Charleston, South Carolina December 31 2013 This year is closing down. It's been a great one.  From Atlanta to Washington, DC, to Colorado Springs, Mt. Hood, Oregon to Golden, Color...

Association of the United States Army – AUSA – October 21-23 – coming soon (we hope)

October 10, 2013

Atlanta, Georgia AUSA says - we are on!  October 21-23 - we are heading to the Washington Convention Center and will be in Booth 3626!  Plus we are apart of the Family Forum I - on Monday!  It's video streaming on line and...

Nature Storytelling with Fossils!

October 3, 2013

ATLANTA, GEORGIA October 3, 2013 - First draft is now in and soon will be in our online store! That's right, 34 pages of beautiful photographs and reporting by Backpackers who attended the Nature Storytelling workshop at Florissant Fossil Beds Nationa...

Nature Storytelling with Fossils!

September 25, 2013

ATLANTA, GEORGIA September 25, 2013 It's gone to press!  Nature Storytelling about fossils, written by the group of military youth who attended the Florissant Fossil Beds Nature Storytelling Workshop and is filled with...

Senator Udall visits The Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument and meets on the trail…a few military kids, backpackers.

Reported by Alyssa, A Backpack Journalist Intern/military youth/Navy, A Backpack Journalist, Interns, Reporters

July 28, 2013

Florissant, Colorado July 27,2013 Eight military children from A Backpack Journalist ‘ “Nature Storytelling Workshop” sat down in the middle of the Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument in an outdoor seating ar...

A Nature Storytelling Camp! Complete with digital photography lessons.

April 17, 2013

Atlanta, Georgia April 17, 2013 "We are heading west!"  Are you a military youth living near Colorado Springs and have a love of nature and ready for a great experience!  We have a 3-day workshop and camp now accepting registration.  Read on - as this cam...

Hands on Scholastic Journalism for youth!
Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument