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Journalist-adventurer spoke at April 16, 2016 dinner

Boyd Matson, a long-time National Geographic, journalist and adventurer, has been bitten, scratched, or pooped on, and occasionally kissed by most of the creatures found at your local zoo. He talked about some of his adventures and misadventures at the Explorers Club … Continue reading

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ECWG Dinner Meeting April 16, 2016: The Adventure Begins When Things Go Wrong with Speaker Boyd Matson

What could go wrong?  When setting up for an expedition we all make plans but then once we set our first foot outside the door, unexpected, unplanned things may start to happen.  Boyd will recount details of things that have … Continue reading

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Explorers Club (TEC) Board of Directors Election Ends March 11

Please remember to vote.  The following nominees from our Chapter are listed below: Robert Craig Cook FN01 Arnella Trent MN10 Dan Kobal FE89

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ECWG offering 2017 exploration grants for graduate students

The Explorers Club Washington Group (ECWG) is offering exploration grants to graduate students enrolled in colleges or universities in Washington, D.C.; Virginia; West Virginia or Maryland and who are under the supervision of a qualified scientist or educator. The exploraion … Continue reading

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DVDs of past ECWG speaker presentations are available

The ECWG has been making video recordings of speakers at our Cosmos Club dinners since October 1987. DVDs of these videos are available for sale. They may be ordered from Donald Gerson FE 78 at A list of the DVDs is … Continue reading

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