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2019 Spring College Study Abroad

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Coming Home

Sharon and Parker, Instructor

Dear Parents, Many of your children are safely aboard their international flights. Others will be boarding soon. And some of them will continue their adventure in Nepal and Asia for a few weeks. We would like to take a moment to express our......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Nepal

Study Abroad Nepal: Passages & Peaks of the Himalaya

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IDGC From Forming to Performing

Lara, Participant

Yak of the Week

At the beginning of this trip, we were told of the ways in which Dragons students tend to form relationships with their peers. We start by forming, first getting to know each other, being friendly and (at times) uncharacteristically kind. After this......Read More

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Patan Home Stay

McCabe Ballance, Participant

The anticipation of waiting for so long was making me nervous. The families were told to get to the program house by 4 pm but naturally, they would come a little later. To address some of our concerns we were having a Q&A session were we could......Read More

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Café De Patan

Chinelle, Participant

Café De Patan Scattered lights Indistinct chatter, A humming coffee machine A worker’s shadow; Footsteps coming Footsteps going, Nepali art, A ringing bell. To attempt to capture your essence Would be to describe you Bit by bit, Sentence, by......Read More

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Chinelle Miller, Participant

The day is Holy and I’m ambushed by little kids with water balloons and red powder right outside my bedroom door. I am startled, I scream, they scatter. I just struggled to comb my hair with what aloe vera gel I have left and some holding gel......Read More

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ISP travel begins!!

Team CSA, Instructor

These two days we have been working together with the students wrapping up final details for their Independent Study Project time. A few of them start their travels today and the rest of the group will leave tomorrow, coming back together again on......Read More

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Namobuddha!

Team CSA, Instructor

We arrived Boudha yesterday from Namobuddha after finishing our retreat. At the retreat we learnt the fundamental principles of Buddhism from an amazing teacher Lama Tshering Tashi and practised different meditation techniques under his guidance. We......Read More