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Monteverde Independent Study Project

By: Allison Herman | September 18, 2019
Topic: Uncategorized

During Trimester 1, students will get the chance to participate in a five-day internship of (...)

6 Things To Pack For A Gap Year That You Probably Didn’t Think Of Yet

By: Allison Herman | July 12, 2019
Topic: Uncategorized

Our prep lists cover everything from technology, the bare essentials, safety protocol, travel (...)

On Teaching Failure: Words from a Winterline Field Advisor

By: Nick Manning | June 28, 2019
Topic: Uncategorized

"One of the hardest things to teach others is failure because we inherently and culturally want (...)

Virginia Tech is Giving Scholarship Money to Gap Year Students

By: Allison Herman | June 3, 2019
Topic: Uncategorized

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University came into the news this week for having too (...)

Discovering the World – and Yourself

By: Allison Herman | April 29, 2019
Topic: Life Skills, Gap Year Planning, Travel Skills, Uncategorized

Your gap year shouldn’t be all fun or all work, but instead a healthy mix of both. And don’t (...)

What Not to Do on a Gap Year

By: Kevin Hermann | April 8, 2019
Topic: Guest Blogger, Gap Year Planning, Travel Skills, Uncategorized

We're featuring guest writer Kevin Hermann on his gap year after high school. Traveling through (...)