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Princeton Bridge Year Senegal 2017-18

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Introduction Letter – Felipe Mendoza

Felipe Mendoza, Participant

Hello, my name is Felipe Mendoza and I am from Bogota, Colombia. I have been thinking about Bridge Year since last year a Princeton representative went to my school to talk to us about Princeton. I was not sure where to apply, but as soon as I found......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Senegal

Princeton Bridge Year Senegal 2017-18


Introduction Letter – Fernanda Romo

Fernanda Romo, Participant

Hi! My name is Fernanda and I’m very excited to be a part of the Bridge Year Program in Senegal this year! I’m sorry for not posting this letter sooner, so I’ll just go ahead and start telling you a little bit about myself.......Read More


Pre-course assignment

Babacar Mbaye, Participant

Pre-course assignment Let me start first by reminding people to go ahead and post their letter of introduction. There many friends and family waiting to know you. We want you to introduce yourself and tell us about your interests coming into bridge......Read More


Orientation and First Month Itinerary

Instructor Team, Participant

Our first month in Senegal is filled with trips to the market, visits with families, plates of rice and fish, walks along the beach, breathtaking sunsets, spiritual exploration, and daily opportunities to get to know each other and your new home.......Read More


Welcome to your Bridge Year Yak Board

Elizabeth Johnson, Participant

Welcome to your Bridge Year Yak Board! As you’ll soon discover, this board is a valuable forum for: introductions by staff and participants addressing all questions regarding packing and trip preparation posting live updates on the country’s......Read More