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A Week in Review

I-Team!, Instructor

Picture of the Week

Isn’t it incredible how quickly time passes when we are focused on anything but time? This past week has been a testament to that as our group has grounded itself even further into the exploration of India, of our unit of 15, and of global relationships with what has become our current home. Last weekend we had the privilege of visiting Saurabh’s village, Mudahua, which is located just over an hour south of Banaras. As we left behind the noise and bustle of the city, we were met with vast tracks of wheat fields, sporadic outcroppings of rocky hills, and… Read More


The first half in photos

Macy Ryan, Participant

Picture of the Week

Today marks the half way point between when we left home and when we will soon return. So, in celebration of this day, here are some photos from our travels thus far.

WTBD yaks from Mekong

Mekong: The Tibetan Plateau to the Heart of Southeast Asia


Don Donh Dairies- Part I

Josie Abbott, Participant

Yak of the Week

Hello everyone and welcome to Don Donh Diaries, a series dedicated to recording and sharing the odd, unusual, or hilarious moments we as a group encounter during our homestay here on the island. I’m not promising any major life lessons, just a......Read More

WTBD Yaks from China

China: South of the Clouds


Bringing back community

Isha Jain, Participant

Yak of the Week

Today, Noélly and Zoe, amongst other kitchen heroes, fed us a divine and hearty meal of bruschetta, mushroom risotto and spaguetti. While I could write love songs about the food (yes, it was that good) what was even better was the general cooking......Read More


Photos of So Far

Lily Cunningham, Participant

Picture of the Week

View of a Temple from the Gangaji. Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh. On the Gangaji. Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh. New Friends at Saurabh’s Village. View of the Himalayas at dawn. Sonapani, Uttarakhand. Showing us how to make clay pots on the wheel. Sarnath, Uttar Pradesh. Buddhist Temple, Sarnath, Uttar Pradesh.  

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