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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 (...)

New Student Spotlight: Zarah Helms-Leslie

By: Zarah Helms-Leslie | June 12, 2019
Topic: New Student Spotlight

Zarah's joining us from Alaska, and we're excited to welcome her to Winterline! Zarah's a big (...)

Alumni Spotlight: Meagan Kindrat

By: Meagan Kindrat | June 10, 2019
Topic: Interviews, Alum Spotlight

2017-2018 student Meagan went on to the University of Toronto from her gap year, and is (...)

Not Your Ordinary Circus

By: Erica Schultz | June 7, 2019
Topic: Location Spotlight, Programs, Guest Blogger

Few people know our program better than Erica, former Field Advisor and current Director of (...)

New Student Spotlight: James Shervheim

By: James Shervheim | June 6, 2019
Topic: New Student Spotlight

James is from the suburbs of Chicago and one of his favorite trips has been going on outdoor (...)

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 (...)