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The Tiger's Nest in Bhutan. Photo by Chelsea Ferrel.

Bhutan: Environmental Sustainability & Community Happiness

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Instructor, Participant

Dear friends and family, Team Bhutan is enjoying the crisp winter air in the shadows of the Himalayas in Nagarkot, Nepal, sipping hot tea and getting to know each other better through lessons and fun activities! Sending you all gratitude for......Read More

Bhutan: Environmental Sustainability & Community Happiness


Group at the Gate

Sarah O'Brien, Dragons Admin

The Bhutan group  has made it to their gate at JFK and will be boarding their flight to Doha soon! Safe travels students! Family & Friends, please look out for a yak post from instructors once the group arrives safely in Kathmandu, which will......Read More



Trissy, Participant

Hey! my name is Trissy (the one on the left) and I’m 19 yrs old from the Philippines! Graphic design and photography are my main tingz. I spent my gap year working in a coffee shop and learning about art history. I’m really stoked to go......Read More


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Nina, Participant

Hello! My name’s Nina, and I’m from Chicago, and on a gap year as well before college in the fall. I have two cats, Granny Smurf and Snuggly Corn (pictured), that will be missed lots. Throughout our trip, I hope to learn to be more......Read More


3 more days!!!

Katrina, Participant

Hey everyone! My name is Katrina and I’m from Dallas, TX. I can’t wait to start exploring with all of you! I’m taking a gap year right now and working in a lab. I’ve also been trying new hobbies (circus arts and rock climbing to name a few!)......Read More



Griffin, Participant

Hello, my name is Griffin. I was born in Long Beach California and have lived in numerous places around the world including Australia and Thailand. If there is one attribute that would define who I am as a member of the human race it would be my......Read More

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Update Regarding the Coronavirus Outbreak

Tim Hare, Dragons Admin

Dear Dragons students, parents, and extended community, We wanted to send an overview of the ongoing 2019-Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) outbreak and current impact on Dragons programming. While the majority of attention has been focused on China, we......Read More



India, Participant

Hi! My name’s India, I’m from London and I’m really excited for this trip. I’ve been wanting to go to Bhutan for years, ever since my parents came back from a trip there in 2006.  I’m currently taking gap year and this trip seemed to like......Read More