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Nuevo Paso

Elly, Instructor

Hello dear family and friends of our stellar Guate crew! We send you greetings from San Juan La Laguna. We arrived yesterday to a beautiful views of Lago Atitlán. The students explored the Pueblo in groups for a few hours before we met with Diego......Read More

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On to the Draw

Yaz, Participant

Some group members woke up not so bright and very early to enjoy our last sunrise on Madeleine Island. “It was great,” said one of the view. “There were so many frogs out,” said another, “I would catch them if I didn’t have a cut on my......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Senegal

Senegal: In the Shade of the Baobab Tree

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Life in Temento Samba

Kennice and Maddy, Participant

HELLLLLOOOOOO We are currently in Temento Samba :p We are having such a great time here with our families. We have all become so close with them so quickly. We have done laundry, helped with cooking, taken goats out, picked plants, washed dishes,......Read More

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Photos From Madeline Island

Simon, Dragons Admin

We made our second big transition from Bad River up to Madeline Island. Here are some photos of our time which was marked by saying goodbye to April, our basket teacher and mentor, conducting our midcourse process, and beginning our chapter focused......Read More

Colorado River Basin: Sustainable Relationships with Land and Water in the Western USA

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Yakkity Yak

Liz, Participant

Yak of the Week

Hey y’all it’s Liz! Shout out to all my peeps back at home. I miss you all (especially my baker park fam) and I can’t wait to share everything with everyone once I get back. The last few days of trekking have been unbelievable. Our bodies have......Read More

Colorado River Basin: Sustainable Relationships with Land and Water in the Western USA

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Trekking and more

Ben, Participant

July 16th 2021 The four days before today my group and I were on a trek through gunnison national forest and went through a place called storm pass. The most important part of this trek for me was seeing the view on top of the peak that we climbed.......Read More

Colorado River Basin: Sustainable Relationships with Land and Water in the Western USA

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Water in the West

Bridger, Participant

Dr. Jeff Sellen is the Director of Environment and Sustainability Program at Wester Colorado University. Before talking to us he showed us an irrigation ditch running through campus which eventually supplies water to the city of Gunnison. After this......Read More

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Photos from Temanto Samba

Jenny, Dragons Admin

Dear Friends and Family of Dragons Senegal Students, Please enjoy some photos of the group’s time in instructor Samba Sow’s home village, Temanto Samba. The group has been learning to play djembe with master drummer and longtime Dragons......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Senegal

Senegal: In the Shade of the Baobab Tree

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I don’t do things in halves

Maddy Rehor, Participant

I don’t do things in halves. Growing up, I had never broken or fractured a bone. Then, when I was twelve, I broke two bones in my arm and ended up in a cast for six months. Before this trip, I had never before been out of the country. Most people......Read More