Brien Sheedy, Whitman Outdoor Program director, to present "Seven Summits"

September 15, 2006
Brien Sheedy
Brien Sheedy

WALLA WALLA, Wash.— Brien Sheedy, Whitman Outdoor Program director, will present “Seven Summits,” the story of his successful climbs to the tops of the tallest mountains on each of the earth's seven continents when he speaks at the college Wednesday, Sept. 20.

Sheedy will speak at 7 p.m. in Olin 130 and will present video and pictures from his adventures. Sheedy, one of only 110 people ever to climb all seven of the earth’s highest summits, will speak of his climbing history, challenges and highlights. His presentation is free and open to the public. Call 527-5791 for more information.

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CONTACT: Lenel Parish, Whitman College News Service, (509) 527-5156

Email: parishlj@whitman.edu