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Nepal: Himalayan Studies – Group C

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Nepal: Himalayan Studies - Group C

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At the Departure Gate!

Carin, Dragons Admin

The Nepal: Himalayan Studies – Group C has made it through security at JFK and is currently at the departure gate getting ready to board their flight!  Flight to Abu Dhabi is on time. Safe travels everyone! Parents & Families, please......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Nepal

Nepal: Himalayan Studies - Group C

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Introduction and “Why We Travel”...

Emma Buchta, Participant

Hey guys! I’m Emma and I’m from Lexington, MA. I just graduated high school and next year I’ll be attending McGill University in Montreal. In high school I played field hockey and lacrosse but I also really enjoy languages, biking,......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Nepal

Nepal: Himalayan Studies - Group C

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Final Departure Details: Nepal – Group C

The Boulder Admin Team, Dragons Admin

The time has finally arrived – you’re heading off at the end of the week to Nepal for an amazing 3 month adventure! We are so excited for you! Please read the following information carefully, as it contains all the details you’ll need......Read More

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So Excited!

Instructors, Participant

Namaste Everyone! This is us hanging out in the old kingdom of Bhaktapur. We are very excited to welcome you all in Nepal. Hope you have a great flight, get some sleep, watch some ridiculous movies, and we’ll see you on the other end! Chhittai......Read More

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Introduction/Response

William Stutt, Participant

Hi everyone, my name is Will, and I’m from Brooklyn, NY. I will be going to Middlebury College starting in February, most likely to study math. I enjoy playing soccer and skiing, and I love taking hikes. The component of the course I’m most......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Nepal

Nepal: Himalayan Studies - Group C

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Why We Travel Response

Henry Coppolillo, Participant

I found that the most intriguing concept Pico Iyer discusses in his essay is that of the transformative environment of a place which seems to simply be a function of the locale itself, transcendent of any more tangible factors. He uses the example......Read More

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Hello and “Why We Travel” Response

Brita Mackey, Participant

Hey! My name is Brita and I’m from Cambridge MA. I graduated from high school last year and decided to take a gap year to see the world a little bit more  and get a different sort of education before starting college. This summer, I worked at a......Read More

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Introduction

Carsten Russell, Participant

Hey everybody!  My name is Carsten Russell and I am from Portland Oregon.  I decided to take a gap year before going to college next year because I wanted to see the world from a different perspective and venture into the unknown.  I chose the......Read More

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Intro/Response

Marshall Cook, Participant

Hey guys! My name is Marshall and I currently live in West Hartford, Connecticut. I love being outside, hiking and traveling. I have just graduated from William H. Hall High School and wanted to take a gap year to travel around the world. I found......Read More

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Hi!

Henry Coppolillo, Participant

Hi everybody! My name is Henry and I live in Bozeman, Montana. I’ve lived here for the past ten years, during which I’ve developed a deep love and appreciation for the outdoors, especially the mountains. Whether it’s climbing, skiing,......Read More

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Intro/Why We Travel Response

Magnolia Moskun, Participant

Hi everyone! I’m Magnolia and I’m from Hollis, NH. I graduated high school this June, and I’ll be attending Middlebury College starting in February. Right now I’m planning on studying geography and math. I play soccer, and I......Read More

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Hello!

Olivia Weisel, Participant

Hi everyone, I’m Liv! I live in Mill Valley, California, a little mountainous suburb just north of San Francisco. I’ve found solace in the cold surf and fog covered hills of the Northern California coast. I love the pacific ocean, my home and......Read More

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Little bit of an Introduction

Max Abu-Laban, Participant

Those were some wicked instructor intros, you Dragons folks are setting the bar high right off the bat eh! I don’t think I’ve ever had to introduce myself like this before, so don’t be expecting some sort of miracle or......Read More