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Intro!

Claire, Participant

Hi everyone! My names Claire I’m 16 and I live in Brookline Massachusetts right outside of Boston. I lived in Philadelphia before moving here 3 years ago. I figure skate, specifically synchronized skating, as well as recently I’ve gotten into......Read More

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Hello!

JP Figueiredo, Participant

Hey everyone! My name is JP Figueiredo and I go by he/him pronouns. I was born in Brazil but I currently live in NY, where I am a rising junior in high school. I decided to travel with Dragons this summer as I really wanted to step out of my comfort......Read More

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Hi All!

Julian Staeva-Vieira, Participant

Hey everyone! My name is Julian, I use he/him pronouns, and I live in Brooklyn, New York. Some interesting things about me are that I am really interested in music theory and love applying the things I learn in my guitar playing. I enjoy meditating......Read More

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Introducing myself

Aida, Participant

Hello! My name is Aida and I use she/her pronouns. I look forward to meeting you all and exploring Lake Superior! I am writing this from California where I am visiting family but I live in Hanover, NH and grew up in Vermont. I will be a senior next......Read More

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Day of Travel Reminders

Miriam, Dragons Admin

Dear Dragons Students & Parents, Your journey is just around the corner and we can’t wait to meet you! Below is a reminder about your day-of travel details. Should you need to reach our staff during students’ travel days (both during AND......Read More

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The Good Life Vision Statement!

Lake Superior Instructor Team, Participant

Greetings from Liam, Jac, Sam, and Simon! We are all here together at Potter’s Farm, a beautiful and peaceful spot where you all will also spend the beginning and end of your course! We came up here a week early to do the finishing touches on......Read More

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Hello from the Farm!

Sam, Instructor

Hey Dragons Fam! I’m Sam (he/they) and I’ll be joining y’all for the expedition portion of the course. I’m currently writing from potter’s farm on Anishinabe and Ochethi land, the place that will be your home for the first few days. I......Read More

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hey from nyc !

Ben :), Participant

Hi there! I’m Ben, I use he/him pronouns and I’m from Brooklyn, NY. I’m a rising junior in high school and go to an arts school here in the city where I major in dance. I applied to this program to push myself out of my comfort......Read More

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Enter: Yaz

Yaz, Participant

Hey y’all, I’m Yaz! I’m from NYC, and I’m going to Yale in the fall. I think I’m going to major in Classics (lots of Latin and Greek and ancient history) and probably bio or math or something else. That’s pretty much still up in the air!......Read More

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Hello, Im Sebastian Urrea

Sebastian Urrea, Participant

Hey, sorry for the bad picture, I don’t take picture of myself. Anyways, I’m Sebastian from Westport CT, I used to live in Brooklyn NYC for 13 years before I moved. I’m 17 years old and I will going to boarding school next year and......Read More

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hi !

brooke, Participant

hi, I’m Brooke, and I’m very excited to be meeting you all very soon! I just wanted to write and say a few things about myself. I live in Atlanta and I will be going into JR year next year. I decided to apply to this program to meet new......Read More

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Hi from NYC

Ruby, Participant

Hi everyone! My name is Ruby, and I use she/her pronouns, I’m currently writing from my home in Brooklyn. This coming fall I will be going to Emerson College in Boston for Theatre so that will be pretty epic, hopefully. A few fun facts about......Read More

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Your Independent Study Project!!!

Jac Kovarik, Instructor

Greetings, friends! Our special time together is coming up around the corner! I will be heading up to the Bayfield Peninsula in just a few days here, and I could not be more excited. As our course is quickly approaching, I want to take this time to......Read More

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Packing, Gear and Tech, Oh My!

Liam DelMain, Instructor

Dear students & families, As we are two weeks out from the start of our program(Woohoo!), I’m taking some time to share with you final details on packing, gear, and technology use. We’ve started connecting with many of you via the......Read More

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The Gift of Strawberries

Simon, Dragons Admin

The wild strawberries are ripening! Yesterday, Ruby and I went out to the field across from our screen porch in the woods to collect a few of these little gems. Although minuscule in comparison to the domesticated giants, they hold twice the......Read More

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The Good Life: Pre-Course Assignment!

Jac Kovarik, Instructor

Hello all!!! I hope this yak finds you beginning to enjoy your summer 🙂 our course is only a bit more than two weeks away…I can’t believe it! As we near the course, I invite you to participate in this little pre-course assignment to......Read More