See The Team’s presentation live at the Mather Auditorium Friday February 11th • 8PM In 1963, the first American expedition reached the summit of Everest. That same year Dr. Martin Luther King delivered his historic “I Have A Dream” speech. It took 40 more years for the first Black climber to summit Everest. The Full Circle Everest Team represents a zenith in generational perseverance. This expedition showcases the tenacity and strength of these climbers, and highlights the barriers that continue to exist for Black communities in accessing the outdoors. This historic adventure inspires the next generation of outdoor enthusiasts, educators, leaders, and mountaineers of color to continue chasing their personal summits.