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Atomic bomb impact on native people

Chelsea Wei, Participant

An art museum in Santa Fe exhibited a number of art pieces that emphasize the impact of the atomic bomb development on Native peoples. Those art pieces were created when Native people suffered from atomic bombs that the colonizers set up. I felt......Read More

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Santa Fe Plaza

Chelsea W, Participant

Yak of the Week

Going on a ‘Where There Be Dragons’ trip for Christmas break is one of the best choices I have ever made. Not only was I able spend time with my friends, but we also visited the gorgeous Rio Grande Gorge in Taos, stayed in superb......Read More

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Christmas in Santa Fe

The Instructors, Instructor

We arrived in Santa Fe with just enough time to explore old town and hunt for our secret Santa gifts. That night we sat by the fire listening to Christmas carols as we decorated our stockings. We were even lucky enough to get some snow flurries......Read More

The Webb Schools Santa Fe

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Christmas in New Mexico

Matthew, Participant

Apart from being a state, New Mexico is a place filled with breathtaking and exhilarating views of landscapes. I have truly enjoyed hiking up the snowy mountains to get to see the frozen William’s lake or just hanging out around downtown Taos......Read More

The Webb Schools Santa Fe

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New Mexico is…

Htairut Sinpatanasakul, Participant

New Mexico is a place where nature blends into human civilization; where brown adobe houses seem to melt into the hills; where ripe jalapeno peppers and handpicked basil leaves are enjoyed around a dinner table. Unlike other states, the line between......Read More

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First days in Taos

Maddie, Participant

As we prepare to leave for Santa Fe tomorrow morning, we reflect on a wonderful few days here between the southern Rocky Mountains and the Rio Grande here in Taos. We’ve been staying in refurbished airstream trailers in the desert outside of town......Read More

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Arrived in Albuquerque!

David Haffeman, Dragons Admin

The group has arrived safely in Albuquerque! They will be settling in to their accommodations for the evening and start off to Taos in the morning. Have a look at the itinerary post to learn more about their upcoming schedule....Read More

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On The Road!

Vincent, Participant

We are all packed and have begun our journey to New Mexico! We are currently in route to LAX and we will let you all know when we arrive to Albuquerque....Read More

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Braiding Sweetgrass

David Haffeman, Dragons Admin

Hi Dragons! It’s just two days until we meet you at school and travel to Albuquerque. We can’t wait and we’re hoping that you’re excited as well! We just wanted to share a chapter from the book Braiding Sweetgrass by Robin......Read More

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Packing List!

I-Team, Participant

Hi Dragons! As you finish up your final exams and start to make preparations for our time together in New Mexico, we wanted to send along a packing list and some reminders! Remember, the key to smart packing is: simplicity, packability, and......Read More

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Presenting Your Itinerary!

I-Team, Participant

December 20 * Meet at The Webb School and fly to Albuquerque On Monday morning, your Dragons instructor Maddie will meet you at The Webb School. We will have an opportunity to make sure everyone is packed and prepared for the trip before we have......Read More

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Hello from your instructor Maddie!

Maddie Melton, Participant

Hi everyone! My name is Maddie Melton and I am so honored and excited to share in this Dragons adventure with you this winter as your instructor. I grew up near Washington D.C., but “home” has been a fluid and evolving state for many years. When......Read More

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Hello!

Vincent, Participant

Hello Everyone! My name is Vincent (he/his) and I am incredibly excited to be meeting all of you very soon! I first fell in love with the southwest while I was attending Pitzer College. During the weekends, I would drive east and explore climbing......Read More

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Red or Green: A Welcome Note From Atieno

David Haffeman, Dragons Admin

Hola Webb Students! My name is Atieno Ouma and I am from Kenya, grew up in Massachusetts and am currently based in Albuquerque, New Mexico. I have led a few Dragon’s courses and just wrapped up our first partnership in Tucson, Arizona. To everyone......Read More

The Webb Schools Santa Fe

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Wecome (Again)!

Amina Simon, Dragons Admin

Greetings, Webb Students! It’s exciting to introduce you all to the Webb Schools and Where There Be Dragons Yak Board for the upcoming second installation of “Turtle Island: Landscapes of the West”! In just a few weeks, you’ll trade the......Read More