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Nepal: Himalayan Studies – Group A

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Intro

Ellie, Participant

Hi, I’m Ellie! I live in North Carolina, and I just graduated from high school last week. Since I had the opportunity to graduate a semester early, I wanted to go abroad before college. I think the spiritual aspects drew me to this program the......Read More

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Dylan, Participant

Hi there, I’m Dylan. I’m from the Bay Area, California. I graduated from high school in 2021 and decided to take a gap year pretty last minute. I was hoping to get outside the USA and the bubble I’ve lived in for so long. However,......Read More

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Mihai, Participant

Hi all! My name is Mihai (pronounced – Me Hi – no pun intended). I am from all over the place, a true euromutt. Born in Romania, raised in France (Oui, je parle français!), and moved to Belgium recently, on my own, to attend university......Read More

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Maia, Participant

Hi everyone! My name is Maia and I am from Truckee, California. I am graduating early in 1 week and will be spending my gap semester with you all in Nepal! As a kid I grew up backpacking in the Sierra and swimming in Lake Tahoe. I like to play......Read More

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Gailen, Participant

Hi everyone! I’m Gailen from Seattle, Washington and I am taking a gap year before entering university in the fall. I decided to take this year off to explore the world and gain new experiences. The first half of my year was spent working at a......Read More

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Zuza, Participant

Hi, I’m Zuza. I’m from Poland, and I graduated from high school in 2021. I decided to take a gap year to try as many new things as possible before starting university. Honestly, it hasn’t helped me decide on a direction because the......Read More

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Lily, Participant

Hello friends! I’m originally from Connecticut and just moved to Charleston, South Carolina, in the last year. In June, I graduated from boarding school in NY and started my gap year as a Cowgirl in Buena Vista (Colorado), teaching kids how to......Read More

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Cristóbal Ramírez, Participant

Hey guys, My name’s Cristóbal, but you can call me Cris. I’m from Houston, and I can’t wait to explore Nepal with y’all! My reason for being here is to simply make the most of life, discover myself, and meet new people. I’m into movies,......Read More

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Brielle, Participant

Hey, My name is Brielle or Bri. I’m from Summit County, Colorado and I graduated high school in 2021. Some of my favorite things to do are skiing, hiking, and reading (I’d love to swap books with anyone while we’re in Nepal). Covid has changed......Read More

Nepal: Himalayan Studies - Group A, Nepal: Himalayan Studies - Group B

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DEPARTURE DAY INFORMATION & REMINDERS

Sarah O'Brien, Dragons Admin

Dear Dragons Students & Parents, Your journey is 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 outside......Read More

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Eitan, Participant

Hey, I’m Eitan (A-ton), I live in Philadelphia and just graduated from high school. My senior year was solely online so I had a lot of time to reflect. With that said, I decided I wanted to take a gap year before college. My reasoning was that......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Nepal

Nepal: Himalayan Studies - Group A

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Pre-course assignment!

Instructors Him A, Instructor

Namaste Friends,  As we Instructors start to prepare for your arrival in Nepal, we want to provide you with a prompt to get you to begin thinking about your upcoming Spring course. The yak board is like a group journal. Throughout the course, each......Read More

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Important Packing Reminders

Aaron, Dragons Admin

Namaste Dragons, Time is flying by to draw us closer to the adventure that awaits us in Nepal. We hope that just like the Instructor team, your excitement is also growing more and more every passing day. Your mind is probably abuzz with tons of......Read More

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Your Nepal A Tentative Itinerary!

Dave, Shanti, Hemant, Instructor

In a few weeks you will be in one of the most blessed and majestic lands, which is going to leave an indelible mark on your life, consciousness, and memories. The I-team (instructor team) and admin team have been working to design a course that will......Read More

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UNPLUG TO CREATE MEMORIES…

Instructor Team, Instructor

As your arrival in Nepal is around the corner and you are gearing up for the upcoming adventure, we want to highlight one of the important aspects of the NON-packing list: phones and other electronic devices. On the course, electronic devices can......Read More

Nepal: Himalayan Studies - Group A, Nepal: Himalayan Studies - Group B

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Pre-Departure Webinar Recording

Amina Simon, Dragons Admin

Dear Students & Families, As you prepare for your upcoming departure, don’t forget about your pre-course webinar recording! While many of you joined us for the live discussion and Q&A, we also recorded the conversation and presentation so......Read More