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Saperstein completing Appalachian Trail hike

Jesse Saperstein, a 2004 graduate of Hobart College, is now on the last portion of his Appalachian Trail Hike to raise money for Camp TLC, a summer camp for children with HIV/AIDS.

Saperstein, who started in March at Springer Mountain, Ga., is hiking through Vermont and expects to complete the trail at Mount Kathadin, Maine, by the end of October.

For more on his hike, including information on how you can contribute to the effort, visit to see photos from the trail, blog entries, and information about Camp TLC. Additional information can also be found at

Saperstein, from Pleasant Valley, New York, was an English major at HWS and minored in Peer Education in Human Relations.