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Photos from Dene

Jenny, Dragons Admin

Here’s a few images from a relaxing and reflective day in Dene, an intentional Sufi community located on the coastline of northern Senegal. We camped out in bug huts under the stars, we learned about Sufism from Babacar and his father, we walked......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

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A Great First Day of Trekking

Jenny, Dragons Admin

Dear Friends and Family of the Senegal Summer Students, The instructors called the Dragons office from their mountain trek to report that the student group had a fantastic first day of trekking in the lush green southern hills of Senegal. The group......Read More

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Beginning the Trek

Jenny, Dragons Admin

Greetings to Friends and Family of Dragons Senegal Students! Today the group visited a gold mine outside of Kedougou and learned more about resource management in the area. Tomorrow we will leave the city of Kedougou and travel to the village of......Read More

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Photos from Orientation

Jenny, Dragons Admin

Dear Family and Friends of Senegal Students, The group has been enjoying their orientation in the sleepy town of Thies, learning about the basics of interacting in Senegalese society, and getting to know one another. Today the students had the......Read More

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Taiwan Excursion Itinerary

Jenny, Dragons Admin

Below is a tentative itinerary for the program’s excursion to Taiwan.  Note: This itinerary may change, depending on the needs of the student group and our assessment of the evolving coronavirus situation in Mainland China.  We also wanted you......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Bolivia

Princeton Novogratz Bridge Year Bolivia 2019-20

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Day Hike near Parque de la Papa

Jenny, Dragons Admin

Hello friends and family of Bridge Year! We’ve heard from staff in Peru – the group is enjoying a wonderful day hike near Parque de la Papa. Students will enjoy their last night with their homestay families after a wonderful stay.......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Senegal

Princeton Novogratz Bridge Year Senegal 2019-20

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Photos from Ndioukhane

Jenny, Dragons Admin

Enjoy these photos from the cohort’s time in Ndioukhane, a small village outside of Thies. Ndioukhane is a wonderful, vibrant host community that is hosting the group for a “learning service intensive”....Read More