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Eva Ury, Participant

Hello everyone! I’m Eva (pronounced like in WALL-E) and I’m from right outside NYC. I graduated from high school this past June, and since then I’ve visited my brother in Alaska and spent time at a glass arts school near Seattle. I......Read More

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Intro

Brent Gangwish, Participant

Hi all, my name is Brent Gangwish and I am from Boulder CO. Like most others in this crew I recently graduated high school this past spring and felt burnt out with the routine of school. Along with going to Nepal, I am climbing Aconcagua (22,841) in......Read More

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Intro/Response

Marshall Cook, Participant

Hey guys! My name is Marshall and I currently live in West Hartford, Connecticut. I love being outside, hiking and traveling. I have just graduated from William H. Hall High School and wanted to take a gap year to travel around the world. I found......Read More

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Intro!

Lauren Oliver, Participant

Hey guys, I’m Lauren. I’m eighteen and from a small town on the south coast of Massachusetts. I just graduated from Milton Academy and am planning on going to Colby College next year. I have four older brothers who are all very......Read More

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Hello

Matthew Solomon, Participant

Hey my name is Matthew Solomon and I grew up in New York City. I graduated from high school recently and decided to take a gap year. I love getting to know people and look forward to sharing this experience with all of you. My birthday is actually......Read More

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Introduction

Jane, Participant

Hey guys! My name’s Jane and I’m from San Francisco, California! I am super excited for a year of adventures, and can’t wait to share this one with all of you. After my GAP year, I’m headed off to Colorado College in the fall. I’m......Read More

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Hello!

Emma, Participant

Hi! My name is Emma, and I am so excited to be traveling with you all this fall!  I’ve spent most of my life in West Chester, Pa, but was born in Oxford, England.  This spring I graduated from Westtown School, and next year I will be......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Bolivia

South America: Andes & Amazon - Group C

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Hurricane Irma Travel Update

Dragons Admin Team, Dragons Admin

Dear fall Latin America semester students and families, We wanted to let you know that we have been monitoring Hurricane Irma’s development over the past couple of days and considering its potential impact on the departure from Miami next......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Bolivia

South America: Andes & Amazon - Group B

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Hurricane Irma Travel Update

Dragons Admin Team, Dragons Admin

Dear fall Latin America semester students and families, We wanted to let you know that we have been monitoring Hurricane Irma’s development over the past couple of days and considering its potential impact on the departure from Miami next......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Andes Amazon

South America: Andes & Amazon - Group A

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Hurricane Irma Travel Update

Dragons Admin Team, Dragons Admin

Dear fall Latin America semester students and families, We wanted to let you know that we have been monitoring Hurricane Irma’s development over the past couple of days and considering its potential impact on the departure from Miami next......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Guatemala & Nicaragua

Guatemala & Nicaragua: Spanish Language & Grassroots Activism

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Hurricane Irma Travel Update

Dragons Admin Team, Dragons Admin

Dear fall Latin America semester students and families, We wanted to let you know that we have been monitoring Hurricane Irma’s development over the past couple of days and considering its potential impact on the departure from Miami next......Read More

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Hi!

Henry Coppolillo, Participant

Hi everybody! My name is Henry and I live in Bozeman, Montana. I’ve lived here for the past ten years, during which I’ve developed a deep love and appreciation for the outdoors, especially the mountains. Whether it’s climbing, skiing,......Read More

WTBD Yaks from Nepal

Nepal: Himalayan Studies - Group B

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Re: Question Abt Duffel Bag!

Nick Gredin, Instructor

Hi Nora, Thanks for sharing your question! One specific option for finding a duffel is REI. You could also buy directly from any of the big-name outdoor gear companies that you’ll find listed in that link. All sporting goods / outdoor gear......Read More

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Intro/Why We Travel Response

Magnolia Moskun, Participant

Hi everyone! I’m Magnolia and I’m from Hollis, NH. I graduated high school this June, and I’ll be attending Middlebury College starting in February. Right now I’m planning on studying geography and math. I play soccer, and I......Read More