The following is footage from the Spring 2012 UNH Course KIN 541- Challenge Course Management with instructor Jeff Frigon. This course provides students with an introduction to the basic facilitation and technical skills to manage a challenge course program. Specific topics include: group process, framing, and sequencing, belay methods, participant and instructor equipment, operating procedures [...]read more
Collaboration hard at work; UNH Thompson School’s Matt Chagnon and his Forestry students prune, top, and fell trees at The Browne Center. Pruning of trees on our challenge courses as well as management of forest encroaching upon conservation land and infrastructure were two main focus points of this project. Felled wood will be used for [...]read more
A monthly showcase featuring our diverse and talented contract staff . November Featured Facilitator: Matt Morin Please share any experiences of co-facilitating with Matt or having him as your facilitator on our facebook page. Matt has been a Youth and Student Programs facilitator since 2003. Growing up in the Lakes Region, Matt has spent countless hours [...]read more
Improving employee performance is paramount to improving the corporate bottom line. Our learning and development programs effectively transform the way people work and interact. Through experience-based learning, Browne Center program participants engage in activities, discussions and reflection that provide foundations for lasting change and organizational transformation.
The Browne Center promotes learning and personal growth in all our participants. With a long history of working with schools, The Browne Center designed a year-long curriculum to develop social and emotional skills in school-aged youth. Whether participating in a year-long implementation or a “peak day” at The Browne Center, our programs enhance skills in: Communication, Leadership, Team Development, Community Building, Trust, Healthy Risk Taking, Conflict Resolution, Diversity, and Inclusion.