Winterline Blog

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Help us Win the GoAbroad Innovation Awards!

By: Winterline | April 21, 2017
Topic: Student Voices, Travel Skills

Molly's incredible video series on taking a gap year was selected as a finalist for GoAbroad's (...)

Should You Take A Gap Year?

By: Julian Goetz | April 19, 2017
Topic: Education, Gap Year Planning

A gap year isn't for everyone. But you should be asking the right questions about taking a gap (...)

Jack Fenker: Musician & Filmmaker Taking A Gap Year

By: Winterline | April 18, 2017
Topic: Gap Year Planning, Student Voices

Meet Jack Fenker from Sarasota, Florida, about to graduate from high school and embark on the (...)

Mom & Daughter: What was the best part of your gap year program?

By: Julian Goetz | April 14, 2017
Topic: Gap Year Planning, Student Voices

Thinking about taking a gap year? Sydney and her mom reflect on what taking that year abroad (...)

20 Colleges That Encourage A Gap Year

By: Julian Goetz | April 1, 2017
Topic: Education, Gap Year Planning

Taking a gap year to pursue new experiences, goals, and worlds before or during college is more (...)

Alex Messitidis: Traveler, Athlete, Gap Year Student

By: Alex Messitidis | March 27, 2017
Topic: Gap Year Planning, Student Voices

I chose to take a gap year because I wanted a new opportunity. Though the traditional 4 years (...)