Winterline Blog

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What to Expect from the Winterline Admissions Process

By: Nora Rich | December 23, 2019
Topic: About Us, Guest Blogger, Gap Year Planning

Curious about what the admissions process is like for Winterline? No one knows it better than (...)

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, (...)

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 (...)

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 (...)

When Language Fails: My Homestay in Panama

By: Benjamin Kilimnik | April 24, 2019
Topic: Life Skills, Guest Blogger, Student Voices

“I came to realize that - beyond some key vocabulary - communication took on another dimension. (...)