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Mekong: The Tibetan Plateau to the Heart of Southeast Asia

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Instructor intro

Somsanid Inthongsai, Instructor

Sabaidee Everyone greeting from Laos, the former millions of elephant kingdom. It’s the nation which half of the region is jungle and 90% percent is greenery area, and yet it’s the most unknown country of S.E Asia I would say. My name is......Read More

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Mekong: The Tibetan Plateau to the Heart of Southeast Asia

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Welcome and introductions

Steve Roberts, Instructor

Hi crew! No doubt you are mid-preparation for what is likely to be one of the most eye-opening, transformative and memorable adventures.  I imagine there are a lot of questions in your mind around the experience, the others in the group, the foods......Read More

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A warm welcome

Jessica Armstrong (Program Director), Participant

Greetings Fellow Adventurers! Welcome to the 2018 Mekong Fall Program Yak Board! In just over a month, you will arrive in Kunming and begin a sojourn that will change your life in unforeseen ways. This journey will present challenges and rewards far......Read More

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Mekong: The Tibetan Plateau to the Heart of Southeast Asia

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A note on social media

Miriam, Dragons Admin

Dear Fall 2018 Travelers, It’s great to see your Yak Board come to life! This is a very exciting time of year for all of us, and while we understand that you’re likely anxious to meet your traveling companions, we have a request for you: please......Read More

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Mekong: The Tibetan Plateau to the Heart of Southeast Asia

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Welcome to the Yak Board!

Miriam, Dragons Admin

Dear Fall 2018 students, Welcome to the Dragons community and your course’s Yak Board! You can think of your course’s Yak Board as a online group journal and virtual bulletin board. Pre-course, you will use the Yak Board to introduce......Read More