Winterline Blog

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Changing the World Through Education

By: Cristina Hoyos | June 21, 2019
Topic: Life Skills, Guest Blogger, Education, Student Voices

At Winterline's 2019 graduation, Cristina told us about her reasoning for taking a gap year, (...)

A Guide to Gaming by a NOLS Alumni

By: Benjamin Kilimnik | June 14, 2019
Topic: Location Spotlight, Programs, Student Voices

“While hiking through the Gila National Forest in New Mexico, the usual gaming options were out (...)

The Dawn of India

By: Benjamin Kilimnik | May 29, 2019
Topic: Location Spotlight, Life Skills, Interviews, Student Voices

“We would spend multiple portions of the day practicing breathing exercises, as well as (...)

Finding a Home on the Road

By: Paris Geolas | May 21, 2019
Topic: Life Skills, Guest Blogger, Student Voices, Travel Skills

"At present, I don’t live in a house. Yet home is not a word that I have banned from my (...)

A Tale of Two Farms: Volunteering in the Panamanian Jungle

By: Benjamin Kilimnik | May 8, 2019
Topic: Life Skills, Guest Blogger, Student Voices, Travel Skills

“It can be all too easy to make assumptions from an outsider's perspective, but it is worth (...)

Photo Timeline: Winterline 18-19

By: Allison Herman | April 26, 2019
Topic: Photos of the Week, Programs, Student Voices

As the 2018-2019 gap year comes to an end, we're looking back on the many adventures that have (...)