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Afterthoughts from meeting Jackie, Victoria and...

Susan and Kainat, Participant

On our second day at Jackie’s pottery studio, she told us about how she sent supplies to an underprivileged household that couldn’t afford much during a critical period of Covid. As she teared up, heartbroken that there were members in her......Read More

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All countries have problems!

Rashida Azizi, Participant

All countries have problems! Most people think that superpower countries do not face problems because they are rich, peaceful and liberated. All problems are just found in poor countries. Actually I was one of the people that had the same vision,......Read More

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Exploring New Mexico through arts

Siri Larsson Regnström, Participant

Usually when I go on trips I explore the place by  doing things such as walking around, trying out different restaurants and doing typical “touristy things”. But this trip to New Mexico has been different. This trip has taught me that you can......Read More

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Day 6!

Kate Mirkovic, Participant

Today, we went to the Moving Arts Studio in Espanola! We got a tour of the studio and got to learn about all the wonderful classes and opportunities that the studio provides for local children and teens, and we also got to experience a portion of it......Read More

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Art as Resistance & Survival

Jess, Participant

Yesterday we were able to take a walking tour of Santa Fe and Full Circle Farm with Dr. Christina Castro. When we were at the farm, we were introduced to the creative forms of resistance that indigenous communities have reclaimed their identity and......Read More

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Welcome to Albuquerque!

I-Team, Participant

Hi everyone, Lawrenceville has arrived! We began our time together with a stroll around the old town in Albuquerque, followed by lunch and a dance performance by artists from Zuni at the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center. We’re all moved in at......Read More

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Final packing notes!

I-Team, Participant

Hi everyone, We hope your exams went well and you’re finally able to catch a breath and turn your attention to our week together ahead! As you get your bags together, we wanted to share a few final packing notes to review from our Zoom meeting......Read More

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A short reading for the plane!

I-Team, Participant

Hi everyone! We are together now in Albuquerque and we can’t wait to see you all here in just two days! We hope you’re getting as excited as we are for our time together. We wanted to share one short reading for everyone to look over on......Read More

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Pre course work

Atieno, Participant

Howdy! Maddie and I are so thrilled that we were able to see you all via zoom yesterday! We are looking forward to meeting on Sunday and wanted to share this short film about radioactive waste. The film maker is Shaandiin Tome and she will be......Read More

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Presenting our itinerary!

I-Team, Participant

Hello everyone! We’re excited to present our itinerary for our course together next week so you all can follow along as we talk and refer back in the days to come! We’ll spend our days together engaged with the different cultures that make New......Read More

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Welcome Lawrenceville

Atieno Ouma, Instructor

Hola! I hope this finds you rested, warm, and excited about our upcoming course together! My name is Atieno and I will be your instructor alongside Maddie. I was born in Kenya,grew up in Massachusetts and have lived in New Mexico for the ten years.......Read More

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Hello from your instructor Maddie!

Maddie Melton, Instructor

Hi everyone! My name is Maddie Melton and I am so honored and excited to share in this Dragons adventure with you this semester as your instructor. This is my sixth Dragons course and my fourth course in New Mexico. I’m so excited to build upon......Read More

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Welcome!

Amina, Dragons Admin

Greetings, Lawrenceville Students! It’s exciting to introduce you all to the Lawrenceville School and Where There Be Dragons Yak Board for your upcoming course, “Santa Fe: The Land of Enchantment”! In just a few weeks, you’ll trade......Read More