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Together in Dakar!

Aaron, Dragons Admin

Hello Families and Friends of the Senegal Group! Students safely arrived in Dakar this morning and will soon be headed to their orientation site to get settled into their journey. One final student, Shreya, will be arriving later today on a......Read More

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Greetings from Senegal!

Aaron, Dragons Admin

Hello everyone! Your instructors are now all together in Senegal for their final week of in-person preparations before you join them later next week. They’re excited to meet you soon! If you haven’t already done so, please take a moment......Read More

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BISMILA MOON (WELCOME TO YOU ALL)!

Samba, Instructor

On Jaaraama! (both “thank you” and “hello” in my native language of Pulaar), My name is Samba Sow and I will be one of your instructors this fall semester. I wanted to share a bit more about myself before we all meet in-person come......Read More

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Meet Your Instructor – Babacar

Babacar, Instructor

Na ngeen def? My name is Babacar and I am a member of the Senegal instructor team this fall semester. Welcome to your Yak board! This is a place to post letters of introduction and questions— we invite you all to post a quick intro about yourself.......Read More

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Off Trekking!

Instructors , Instructor

Hello everyone! Yesterday the group had a solid day of activities with Erick and Elly: Spanish classes, trek preparations, and group bonding activities in the afternoon. In one activity, the group shared gratitudes, identified their goals and growth......Read More

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In Senegal!

Aaron, Dragons Admin

The student group has safely arrived to Senegal! They will be settling into their orientation site over the coming days and celebrating the close of a long travel day and the beginning of their time together in Senegal. Look for more updates from......Read More

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In Bolivia!

Aaron, Dragons Admin

The student group has safely arrived to La Paz and successfully cleared immigration. They had just enough time for a quick coca tea with their instructors before departing for the friendlier altitudes of the Cochabamba valley. A long travel day......Read More

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Photos from the Black Canyon

Instructor Team, Instructor

Picture of the Week

The group finished up their 5 day excursion on the Black Canyon of the Colorado River on Saturday evening and are making their way to Patagonia, AZ where they will start working with the Borderlands Restoration Network this week. Here are a few photos from their canoe trip!