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Team Cambodia landed safe and well!

Instructor Team, Instructor

Dear friends and family This is just a short update from the airport in Phnom Penh to let you know that the group has landed safely. Instructors Kelsey and Yut have headed off to our orientation site along with eleven students, and Claire is waiting......Read More

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Cambodia is Off

Aaron, Dragons Admin

Dear friends and Family, Team Cambodia has boarded the plane and they’re settled into their seats. While it’s finally time to let the adventure begin, please note that we’ll update families with Arrival Yaks once students arrive......Read More

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Dragons 1-Minute Visual-Story Contest

Christina, Dragons Admin

Hello Summer Students! We've just decided to host our first ever "1-Minute Visual Story" Contest in addition to our regular end-of-program Photo Contest. Here's the details......Read More

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Plane Tasks

Kelsey, Yut, Claire, Instructor

“We travel, initially, to lose ourselves; and we travel, next, to find ourselves.” This is the opening line of a beautiful essay by writer Pico Iyer, which we would love you all to read in preparation for our upcoming trip – the link is......Read More

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Arrival Day Details!

Kelsey Dailey, Instructor

Suas’dey Everyone! Below you will find directions for arrival day. Please wear your Dragons shirts so we can spot you and you can spot us! Also, please bring your student ID if you have one so we can receive appropriate discounts at some sites we......Read More

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Jack’s intro

Jack Sun, Participant

Hi everybody, my name is Jack Sun. I was born and raised in China, in a city called Xuzhou. I currently go to the Governor’s Academy in the Boston area and I am a rising sophomore. My favorite classes in school are English and Latin. My......Read More

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Alice’s Introduction

Alice Qin, Participant

Hi guys! I’m Alice Qin, and I am a rising junior. I live in Beijing, China with my parents (no siblings 🙁 ), and I speak Mandarin fluently. I currently go to a boarding school called Cate in California, and my favorite classes are Chorale,......Read More

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Kylie’s Introduction

Kylie blitzer, Participant

Hi I’m Kylie! I live in New York with my 4 younger brothers and sisters and am entering my junior year at Riverdale Country School . I have lived in Manhattan for the past 6 years but I was born and lived in London until I was 10. My favorite......Read More

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Rachel’s Introduction

Rachel Horne, Participant

Hi everyone! I’m Rachel Horne and I live in New York City with my parents, older brother, and older sister.  I am going into my Junior year at Riverdale Country School, and I love playing soccer, reading, learning Chinese, and spending time with......Read More

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Intro

Saoirse Lewis, Participant

Hi all:) My name is Saoirse (seer-sha) and I live in San Francisco. I heard about dragons through some friends and visits to my school, so I’m really excited to participate this summer. I just graduated high school and will be going to school in......Read More

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Jose’s Introduction

Jose Lecaros, Participant

Hi everybody, My name is Jose and I currently live in London with my parents, two little brothers and my dog. I am a student enrolled at the American School in London and speak fluent French, English and Spanish. In addition, I love to travel, meet......Read More

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Julianna’s Intro

Julianna, Participant

Hey Guys, I’m Julianna Tes. I am from New Jersey and I go to Solebury School, a boarding school in PA. I am currently 15 and will be going into my junior year of high school. My favorite classes are social studies/ ethics class and art class.......Read More

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Departure Day Details & Reminders!

Carin, Dragons Admin

Dear Dragons Students & Parents, Your journey is right around the corner and we can’t wait to meet you! Below is a reminder about your day-of travel details. Should you need to reach our staff during students’ travel days (both during AND......Read More

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Electronics Policy

Kelsey, Claire, Yut, Instructor

Hello everyone! As we continue to intentionally plan our adventure ahead, one of the things we want to offer you is a fully present and meaningful experience. For four weeks, we’re going to try to unplug to plug in; the world will be our......Read More

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Homestay Gift Suggestions

Yut, Claire, Kelsey, Instructor

Sou s’dai everybody! In this Yak post I have some suggestions and information for you all regarding gifts for your Cambodian homestay families. We recommend that you bring small gifts for your homestay families to show your appreciation, however......Read More

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Why do YOU travel? Pre-course task

Claire, Kelsey, Yut, Instructor

“We travel, initially, to lose ourselves; and we travel, next, to find ourselves.” This is the opening line of a beautiful essay by writer Pico Iyer, which we would love you all to read in preparation for our upcoming trip – the link is here:......Read More