Applications for AORE 2013 Student Scholarships are now available. You can find a link to the application form in the Awards & Scholarships section of our site, under Student Scholarships.
The AORE 2013 Conference Proposal Form is now available. You can find it in the Conference section of our site, under Educational Presentations.
The 2013 Exhibitor Registration Form is now online! You can find it in the Conference section of our site, under Sponsors and Exhibitors.
In February, the AORE signed the updated Wilderness First Aid Scope of Practices, which serves to, “… assist the lay public, outdoor program administrators, and other consumers of wilderness medicine courses in their choice of an appropriate course and credential for their programs.” This updated Scope is an outcome of countless discussions and the collaborative efforts of many, including the AORE’s 2009 conference Wilderness Medicine Roundtable.
The AORE text book Outdoor Program Administration - Practices and Principles, is now available for sale via aore.com. This is the perfect opportunity to put in your order for next fall's classes! Go to the AORE Store and download the purchase order form now!
This season, please consider giving to the AORE Annual Fund for Student and Professional Development. This is a wonderful and simple way to contribute to your association! Give Online
Thank you for a wonderful 2012 National Conference! Please see our Conference Wrap-Up summary on the conference history page!
Please check out our brand-new AORE online Store in our 'News' tab to the left! The store is powered by our partner SustainU and is where you can purchase the brown and grey AORE logo t-shirts you saw at the conference! Visit and enjoy!
AORE Dropbox: Visit the AORE account to upload your conference presentations and to view others! Visit: Dropbox (which is powered through box.com) for access to this service.
AORE 2013 Conference
Come Join the AORE in College Park, Maryland in 2013! Information to follow! The 2014 RFP is now available!
Requests for proposal (RFP)
The AORE is seeking proposals from qualified conference sites able to accommodate our annual conference in the Northeastern United States in 2014 for 500 (± 100) attendees. Interested conference sites must answer all pertinent questions asked in the technical requirements, listed on pages 4-7 and complete the rubrics on pages 8 & 9. The AORE is aware that this document is lengthy, but we feel the needs of our conference site are unique and we appreciate your work in providing us with the most accurate picture possible in our effort to assess your site and surrounding area. * convention sites will need to be paired with a hosting university / universities to be considered viable. We encourage convention halls to contact us to see if there is a proximal member university that might be interested in partnering prior to submitting an RFP.
A link to the 2014 RFP can be accessed HERE.
Tentative RFP Timeline
· RFP’s sent out by: Sept 20, 2012
· Deadline for submission of estimate: October 31, 2012
· Top 3 Decision: November 15, 2012
· Site Visits: November/ December 2012
· Final Decision: December 18, 2012
To submit proposals
Interested conference sites should submit a complete proposal electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than October, 31, 2012.