Pole’ Pole’, a film by Ben Stamper, chronicles Troy Shumway’s journey up Mt. Kilimanjaro, Africa’s highest mountain, in June 2015. Troy made the trek to Tanzania as a fundraising effort for Aggies Elevated. Watch the trailer here.
Aggies Elevated at Utah State University believes that all individuals, regardless of ability, have the right to meaningful employment, lifelong learning, self-determination and full community inclusion. Utilizing the MyCLIMB (My Career Ladder to Independence, Maturity & Balance) person-centered planning model, Aggies Elevated students, along with invited family members and/or other stakeholders, will chart their own paths toward independence within an individualized framework of supports that identifies challenges, builds on individual strengths and encourages personal responsibility.