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Why Your Parents Worry about a Gap Year

By: Allison Herman | August 23, 2019
Topic: Gap Year Planning

...and why they shouldn't. When you say you want to go on a gap year, your parents will have (...)

Location Spotlight: Cape Leopard Trust

By: Allison Herman | August 21, 2019
Topic: Location Spotlight, Programs

For the first time ever, 2019 Winterline students will get the chance to visit Cape Leopard (...)

Meet the Field Advisors: Ellen Molander

By: Ellen Molander | August 19, 2019
Topic: Staff Spotlights

Our 2019 Field Advisor Ellen may hail from Cincinnati, Ohio, but from working in Guatemala to (...)

Learning to Manage Social Stress

By: Allison Herman | August 14, 2019
Topic: Life Skills, Gap Year Planning, Travel Skills

The idea of a gap year may sound stressful: a busy schedule, traveling in foreign countries, (...)

Meet the Field Advisors: Felipe Buitrago

By: Felipe Buitrago | August 12, 2019
Topic: Staff Spotlights

Will you be joining us for our 2019 gap year? If so, get ready to meet Felipe, one of our field (...)

Does a Gap Year Improve Study Habits?

By: Allison Herman | August 9, 2019
Topic: Life Skills, Business Skills, Education

You may be inclined to think that a year off from school would make it harder for students to (...)