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WTBD Yaks from Bolivia

Princeton Novogratz Bridge Year Bolivia 2019-20

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Sore Thumbs

Lauren, Joseph, Mia, Jackson, Participant

While on our scavenger hunt in Coroico, we stumbled through Spanish, had a $6 feast for four, and gained guidance from our new friend Jose (hopefully we can visit his Mexican restaurant Bamboo’s Cafe). While walking down the......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Bolivia

Princeton Novogratz Bridge Year Bolivia 2019-20

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Busca de Tesero

Kat, Theo, Chiara, Liv, Participant

Today we were told by our instructors that we would be doing a scavenger hunt in the town of Coroico. We were nervous to begin with for multiple reasons. We were worried that our Spanish was too poor to communicate, we were worried that we wouldn´t......Read More

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Arrived in Jogja

Steve Roberts, Instructor

“The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes” (Marcel Proust) After a mammoth journey to the opposite end of the globe, the group has arrived safely in Yogyakarta, where the real journey is......Read More

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Senegal Group Safely Arrived

Instructor Team, Instructor

Dear Friends and Family of Bridge Year Senegal students, We are happy to let you know the BY Senegal group has arrived safe and sound at Blaise Diagne International Airport! The groups is tired but the journey went well. We are now leaving for Dene......Read More

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Hi everyone!

Eva Jordan, Participant

Hello! My name is Eva and I’m from Bridgewater, Virginia, in the Shenandoah Valley. I’ve never had the opportunity to live abroad, and I am beyond excited to experience life in Jogja for the next nine months. I’m especially looking forward to......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Bolivia

Princeton Novogratz Bridge Year Bolivia 2019-20

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Hello from Liv

Liv Ragan, Participant

I have been trying to explain the passage of time to my four year old sister. She is young and she still confuses days – if something happened in the last month it happened yesterday, and when I ask her about her day at school, she’ll......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Bolivia

Princeton Novogratz Bridge Year Bolivia 2019-20

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Student Introduction

Kat, Participant

Hey y’all. I’m Kat and welcome to my channel. I’m from the small city of Wilmington, Delaware which (at least in my neighbourhood) is predominantly Black and Latinx. I grew up going to a Quaker school for the entirety of my life, and while I......Read More

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¡Estoy muy emicionada!

Lauren Fahlberg, Participant

!Hola amigos! Me llamo Lauren (be prepared for llama jokes). My friends call me Flo, so you can, too! I’m from a suburb right outside of Washington, DC, so naturally “a mi me encanta” politics. I live in McLean, Virginia, right next to the......Read More

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Me llamo Chiara

Chiara, Participant

Hi! Me llamo Chiara (and yes please do roll the r if you can, it was meant for that). I live in the San Francisco suburbs but attended middle school and high school in the city. The craziest thing about this commute was the drastic change in weather......Read More

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Hello World!

Tejas, Participant

Luscious greenery, the incessant chirping of birds, the horn of delayed trains, and the sound of trucks on I-78. Welcome to North Jersey, my home! Hi, I’m Tejas. I’m really excited to see you all tomorrow (wow, I posted this late)! I......Read More

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HEY!

Jasmine Berger, Participant

Hey everyone! My name is Jasmine and I’m from Long Island, New York. I’ve been running around all day doing some last minute packing (I’m a really good procrastinator) so I’ll make this intro quick… I got my first taste......Read More