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Colin Forgacs Profile

Adult Information
Eagle Scout: 
Eagle Scout
Years in program: 
1997 - 2010
Resume: 
Colin has been with Troop 8 since he was a sixth grader, participating in several venture expeditions and earning his Eagle Scout award. He is currently in Oregon pursuing his Masters degree.
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 Swamp Rat has been with troop 8 since he was a sixth grader.  Despite getting stuck in a swamp on his first campout (earning him his nickname), was recently able to escape the pull of the troop and Ann Arbor; traveling to Oregon to pursue his masters degree.  Swampy has boldly gone where no rat has gone before: Kilimanjaro, Colorado backcountry skiing, ice climbing in the UP, and rock climbing in Nevada.  Often times the troop 8 summer camp director, mention the word "Moraine" and watch him twitch.

Favorite Books: Arfken and Weber's Mathematical Methods for Physicists, British History Texts, Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, MMORPG Theorycrafting, The Lord of the Rings, The Physics of Semiconductor Devices

Favorite Music: play me some music and I'll probably like it!

Favorite Movies/TV Shows: Babylon 5, Firefly, House MD

Favorite Trips: Alleghenies, colorado, kilimanjaro, Northern Michigan Ice Climbing

Interests: Backpacking, Board Games, Camping, Canoeing, D&D, Looking for a Job, MMORPGs, music, Planning Summer Camps, Scheming Sinister Plans for World Domination!, Telemark Skiing

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Ed Karls Profile

Adult Information
Title: 
Mr.
Spouse (name only): 
Marci Lesperance
Children: 
Michelle Maria Melanie
Profession: 
Market Research
Employer: 
University of Michigan Health System
Eagle Scout: 
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Interests: Board Games, Camping, Canoeing, Cooking, fire, French, Hiking, just being outdoors, movies, music, politics, Reading, sailing, scoutings, statistics, Strategy games, viola

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David Michaels Profile

Adult Information
Eagle Scout: 
Years in program: 
2001 - 2008
Resume: 
Seven years in Troop 8 Engineering Physics student at the University of Wisconsin-Madison Research Assistant working on the hydrodynamics of leatherback sea turtles
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HAM Radio Callsign: 
KD8AYO

David is a student at the University of Wisconsin Madison. He's majoring in some manner of technical thing while running across the frozen lake in the winter and biking up and down the campus in the... well, ok, there's not much besides winter there.

Favorite Books: A Song of Ice and Fire (series), Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy Trilogy, the ear the eye and the arm, Watchmen

Favorite Music: classical, Disney Music, five iron frenzy, Gustav Holst, Jupiter, Mulan, showtunes, Soundtracks, the phantom of the opera, The Scarlet Pimpernel, Tom Lehrer

Favorite Movies/TV Shows: Chuck, Daily Show, Firefly

Favorite Trips: Canoeing trips, Ice Climbing, vermont

Interests: airplanes, Biking, Board Games, Cooking, engineering, entrepreneurship, fixing computers, Hiking, kites, lunch tray sledding, nerdy debate, photography, pondering, showtunes, skydiving, snowball fights, technology, travel, winter, writing

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