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Final Departure Reminders!

Carin, Dragons Admin

The time has finally arrived – you’re heading off 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 for a successful,......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Nepal

Nepal: Himalayan Studies – Group B

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Flight ticket question

Shannon Harriman, Dragons Admin

Hi All, In response to Julian’s question about tickets  – Yes, Maya will have the etickets for the group flight from JFK to Abu Dhabi and KTM....Read More

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Student intro

Kathryn, Participant

Hey! I’m Kathryn and I’ve lived in New York City my entire life. I️ graduated high school in June and am on a gap year, and will be going to George Washington University in the fall. I️ spent the first semester taking a few art classes, as......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Nepal

Nepal: Himalayan Studies – Group B

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Student Introduction

Francesca Verdugo, Participant

Hi everybody! I look forward to meeting you all in two days. Bright and early at JFK. I’m just back from four months in Shanghai where I was doing an intensive language program in mandarin.  I’m hoping Nepali is a bit easier to pronounce! I......Read More

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Student Introduction– Izzy

Izzy Friedland, Participant

Howdy, all. …okay, yeah, I’m never saying ‘howdy’ again. I’m from Maryland, right next to D.C., so that’s not really our thing. Let me try that again.   Hi, all. I’m Izzy Friedland. I graduated just a......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Nepal

Nepal: Himalayan Studies – Group B

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Plane tickets

Julian Masciocchi, Participant

Hi all, I just wanted to clarify the ticket situation for the flights to Ahu Dabi and Katmandu. Will we be getting them ourselves from the ticket counter, or will Maya have them all in hand? -Julian...Read More

WTBD Yaks from Nepal

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Camera question reply

Himalaya B ITeam, Instructor

Thanks for your question Miranda. There will be opportunities to charge batteries in the program house during the urban homestay part of the course. During trekking and rural homestay phases, access to electricity may be more limited so it’s......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Nepal

Nepal: Himalayan Studies – Group B

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Camera question

Miranda Milunsky, Participant

Hey everyone. I am trying to figure out my camera situation. Are people bringing cameras with a charger or multiple li-ion camera batteries? I don’t have a camera that can take regular AA batteries. I only have a small camera with li-ion......Read More

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Student Introduction

Miranda Milunsky, Participant

Hi everyone! My name is Miranda Milunsky, and I am so excited to meet all of you as we begin this wonderful adventure together! I was born and raised in Newton, Massachusetts, and I love traveling and visiting new places. I am always eager to meet......Read More

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Hey There

Liza Berg, Participant

Hello Wonderful Humanoids, I cannot wait to meet you all and begin building our shared space together in Nepal. My name is Liza, and currently, I am taking a semester off from Williams College, not least of all for the purpose of running around in......Read More

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Student Bio

Jake Wilson, Participant

Hey, My name is Jake. I’ve lived in DC pretty much all of my life. I graduated from high school last June and will be attending the University of Vermont this fall. I’ve been working at a movie theater in downtown DC for much of my gap......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Nepal

Nepal: Himalayan Studies – Group B

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Student Introduction

Garland Joseph, Participant

Hello Everyone, My name is Garland Joseph.  I am excited to explore Nepal with all of you! I was drawn to this program because of the cultural studies and being able to explore the Himalayan mountains. I live in Brevard, North Carolina which is in......Read More

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Student Intro

Clarke Aron, Participant

Hey Guys, My name is Clarke Aron and I’m from Nashville, Tennessee.  This picture is of me and my brother, and I’m the one with the hat. Looking forward to meeting everyone and experiencing this semester together.  I have traveled......Read More

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Nepal: Himalayan Studies – Group B

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Re: QUICK QUESTION

Instructors, Instructor

Hi Izzy, Thanks for the great question! We prefer that you don’t bring a Kindle of any kind, as we have access to a fantastic, extensive library, we will not always be able to charge electronics, and such devices can be a liability. If you......Read More

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Student Introduction

Macy Ryan, Participant

Hi Everyone! My name is Macy Ryan and I’m looking forward to meeting everyone when we begin our journey in New York! I am also from Boulder and have lived here almost my entire life. Boulder is one of my favorite places to be in the world, I love......Read More

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Participant

Julian Masciocchi, Participant

Hello everyone! I’m Julian, born and raised in Denver, CO, though I lived in Ogden, UT for two years from 2014-2016. I absolutely love adventure and the outdoors, spending time with wonderful people, music, good food, spirituality, and......Read More