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Mekong: The Tibetan Plateau to the Heart of Southeast Asia

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Q&A: Expectations For Contacting Home

Instructor Team, Instructor

Dear Students, We have had a few questions about how often you all can expect to have internet access to contact home. Some students seem to be under the impression that they can expect to be in contact with home on average about once per week. With......Read More

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Introduction

Solange, Participant

Hi everyone! My name is Solange, and I am so excited to meet you all next week! Some things I enjoy are learning languages, reading, doing crosswords puzzles, hiking, and exploring new places. I am currently on a gap year, and I spent the fall......Read More

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Intro!

Isabela (Isa), Participant

Hi! I’m getting very excited to start this journey with you all, especially one week out. I love many things but a few are science, psychology, running, yoga, being outside in general and reading. I’m also really trying to be fluent in......Read More

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Sydney Nadler, Participant

Hey everybody! My name is Sydney, and I am currently taking a gap semester before I head to college. I love art, listening to good music, watching films, and hanging outdoors! I am looking forward to this journey we are all about to start. I’m......Read More

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Intro

Skylar, Participant

Hey! I’m Skylar, and I am so excited to meet everyone and start an amazing few months together! I am passionate about both eating and cooking food, running and hiking, meeting new people, and getting out of my comfort zone. I spent the first......Read More

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Intro;)

Maia, Participant

Hey everybody! My name is Maia, like many of you I’m also on a gap year right now before I start college in the fall. I’m taking a gap year because I think it’s really important that I have the opportunity to have this year to be on my own and......Read More

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Hello!

Caroline Strom, Participant

Hi! My name is Caroline and I am really excited for our upcoming journey! I am currently taking a gap year so I can engage in new experiences before heading to college. I love scuba diving, listening to music (I have quite a broad taste), traveling......Read More

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Alyssa, Participant

Hi! I’m Alyssa (pronounced Aleeeesa), and I’m a huge foodie, a bit of a klutz, an adrenaline junkie, and a dad joke fanatic. Other than trying and eating the different types of South East Asian foods (such as mangoes, sticky rice, etc), I’m......Read More

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Asa Leventhal, Participant

Hello! I am Asa, and I can’t wait to meet all of you and start travelling along the Mekong. I love books, politics, watching/playing sports, and spending time with my friends and family. I also enjoy meeting new people, immersing myself in......Read More