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Cambodia: Peace-Building & Conservation

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Finding Our Rhythm

Instructor Team, Instructor

After a good night’s rest, our first full day in-country started with establishing our daily group rituals and check-ins on health and well-being on the balcony of the guesthouse. After a local nearby breakfast at a small family-run restaurant,......Read More

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First Night Candlelight

Instructor Team, Instructor

On our first night together in this vibrant country, surrounded by the soundscape of crickets, wind, distant music, and intermittent motorbikes, we gathered to each share a little about the winding rivers and roads of our pasts that brought us all......Read More

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Touchdown in Siem Reap

Instructor Team, Instructor

Our Cambodian journey has officially begun! We are all together now in Siem Reap. The group are tired, but excited to start our month long journey. Thank you for your patience. Kelsey, CV and Brendon....Read More

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LA Airport Arrival!

Kelsey Dailey, Instructor

Cambodia Summer 2019 has arrived and checked into their group flight at LAX! We can’t wait to meet up with final student member Alice in Hong Kong before boarding our flight to Siem Reap, where instructors Seavyi and Brendon will be waiting to......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Cambodia

Cambodia: Peace-Building & Conservation

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Bags and Snacks Questions

Instructor Team, Participant

Thank you Ruby and Lucy for sharing your questions! Bags: We will be checking bags in LA before boarding our international flight, so if you need to bring something more than 3 oz, you should put it in your CHECKED bag/backpack. Snacks: We think it......Read More

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Cambodia: Peace-Building & Conservation

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Bags question

Lucy Maremont, Participant

Hi! I was just wondering if we were checking bags in LA or if we shouldn’t bring any liquids that we couldn’t carry on. Thanks – Lucy...Read More

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My Introduction Will Sherwood

William Sherwood, Participant

Hi my name is Will and I am from Washington D.C. I enjoy playing soccer and baseball for my school as well as throwing around the football with my friends. In my free time I like to learn about history. I also like hiking and being outdoors,......Read More

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Emma’s Intro

Emma Sodie, Participant

Hi guys, I’m Emma! I live in Bethesda, MD (just outside Washington, DC) and I’m going into my senior year. I love playing tennis, running, and traveling. I am so excited for this new adventure in Cambodia! See you all soon 🙂...Read More

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Cambodia: Peace-Building & Conservation

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Water Purification Question

Instructor Team, Instructor

Thank you for your question Daryn! You will not need to bring water purification pills/tablets or water filters – just water bottles that are heat safe/BPA Free. We will be drinking commercially purified water (often from large refillable......Read More

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Introduction

Stella, Participant

Hi my name is Stella! I was born in Rome, Italy and have been all over since then. I now go to boarding school in Ojai, California and I am going into my Sophomore year.  When not at school I live with my mom and two siblings in Santa Barbara. I......Read More

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Cambodia: Peace-Building & Conservation

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Quick Question

Daryn Dusansky, Participant

Hi! I’m finalizing my packing for the trip. There was no mention of needing water purification pills-just water bottles-is this something we should bring? Thank you!...Read More

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Introduction

Bella Worrell, Participant

Hi, my name is Annabelle but everyone calls me Bella or Bells! I was born in Whitefish Bay Wisconsin (yes I am definitely a cheesehead) and have lived all over (Connecticut, Italy, London) and now currently go to a boarding school in Switzerland......Read More

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Daryn’s Intro

Daryn Dusansky, Participant

Hi my name is Daryn! I was born in New York City, and lived in Armonk, NY as well as London. I now live in New Orleans and am going into my senior year at the Isidore Newman school. I love playing tennis, hanging out with my friends and traveling.......Read More

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Participant Introduction

Jack Holmgren, Participant

Hello everyone! My name is Jack Holmgren and I’m a rising senior from East Greenwich, Rhode Island. My interests include Model U.N., Mock Trial, FBLA, and Debate. As an intellectually curious person, I hope to draw as much as possible from my......Read More

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Cambodia: Peace-Building & Conservation

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Introduction

Alice Hockstader, Participant

Hi guys, I’m Alice, a rising 11th grader at the Field School in Washington DC. I’m super excited for this trip. My interests include reading fantasy novels, hiking, and learning about ancient religions. Can’t wait to meet you all.   see......Read More