Photos of the Week: Trimester 1 Recap

The last few months were pretty busy for our students! Now they’re home for a few weeks to rest and recover before jetting off to Southeast Asia in January. With so many skills and adventures, you might have already forgotten what they accomplished during their fir. While you can always look back at our past Photos of the Week to remind yourself, we also have some pictures that were previously unpublished to share. Take a look to see the beach adventures, the tree climbing, the rainforest explorations, the scuba diving, the business building, the urban innovation, the homestays, and more.

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Ashley basking in the sunlight
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Crawly critters | Photo By: Ashley Zhao
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You’re never too old to play in the sand
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Costa Rican sunsets never get old | Photo By: Hannah Wareham
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Scuba selfies!
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Getting serious at business bootcamp | Photo By: Liam McIlwain
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Revamping a Panamanian community | Photo By: Whitfield Smith
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Time to climb | Photo By: Aimee Diederich
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Eli practicing scuba skills | Photo By: Micah Zimmerman
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The skies are pretty at all times of day | Photo By: Hannah Wareham
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Jack on the open seas
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Everything’s better out on the ocean
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Lauren and Emmie hanging out at Rancho Mastatal | Photo By: Whitfield Smith
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Leon, Pablo, Eli, and James at Rancho Mastatal | Photo By: Whitfield Smith
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Upcycling for Monteverde ISP | Photo By: Lauren Allen
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So many fabric choices for upcycling! | Photo By: Lauren Allen
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Learning to use a sewing machine | Photo By: Lauren Allen
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Lauren with her host family
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Reach for the sky | Photo By: Whitfield Smith
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The rainforest is beyond beautiful | Photo By: Emma Macfayden
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Dogs make the best adventure buddies | Photo By: Emma Macfayden
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In the rainforest, you see such unique species | Photo By: Emma Macfayden
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Taking in the view with a friend | Photo By: Emma Macfayden
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Sunset strikes again | Photo By: Sherly Budiman
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Learning about sustainability at Rancho Mastatal | Photo By: Whitfield Smith
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Squad 3 exploring the rainforest | Photo By: Whitfield Smith
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Getting dirty | Photo By: Whitfield Smith
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Josh and his field advisors, Jamie and Felipe
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Squad 1 in Costa Rica

If you’re interested in living this journey for yourself, apply now for our 2020-2021 gap year. Want the experience, but unable to dedicate a whole year for travel? Then join our Latin America semester this fall! It’s never too early to start thinking about your future.

Photos of the Week 11/22

We’re very sad to say that Trimester 1 is just about over! Tomorrow, November 23rd, our students will travel back to their homes for winter break to recharge for the next two trimesters. Students who came in as strangers are now family, and it’ll be hard to say goodbye for the next few weeks. But they’ve certainly had an incredible time in Costa Rica and Panama for the past few months, and it won’t be long until they’re reuniting to jet off to Asia!

Take a look at the last photos from Trimester 1 and try not to miss us too much while our students are at home. Don’t worry: you can always look back at our past Photos of the Week to get your fix, and we might even have a special Trimester 1 recap blog coming up soon…

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Alyssa and Veronica used some free time to go bungee jumping!
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Lydia, Spencer, and Darshil take a selfie before scuba diving
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James and Josh ready to hit the ocean
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The boys of Squad 1
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A fishing-day selfie
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Squad 1: scuba certified!
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Darshil and Field Advisor Felipe are all thumbs-up
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Squad 1 enjoying the beach
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Silhouettes in the Costa Rican sunset | Photo By: Hannah Wareham
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These sunsets never get old | Photo By: Hannah Wareham
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Squad 1 had the rare opportunity to see sea turtles hatch! | Photo By: Felipe Buitrago
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Tiny turtles | Photo By: Felipe Buitrago
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Off to the water they go | Photo By: Felipe Buitrago
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Emmie at La Iguana Chocolate Factory | Photo By: Alexandra Johansson
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Frijoles Locos’ surf van embodies the Costa Rica vibe | Photo By: Hannah Wareham
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Caught monkeyin’ around | Photo By: Pablo Gonzalez-Pacheco
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Handmade pizza | Photo By: Veronica Allmon
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Important Costa Rica language lesson | Photo By: Micah Zimmerman
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Handmade soap from Rancho Mastatal | Photo By: Jamie Hackbarth
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Under the sea | Photo By: Jack Li
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Squad 1 hanging out | Photo By: Jack Li
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Squad 1 spent their week on the water
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Squad 1 getting ready for ocean safety lessons
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Diving practice in the pool | Photo By: partner organization Pacific Coast Dive Center
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Squad 1 in the pool | Photo By: partner organization Pacific Coast Dive Center
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Field Advisors get scuba certified, too! | Photo By: Jamie Hackbarth
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Just chillin’ underwater
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Baby turtles huddled together | Photo By: Hannah Wareham
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Squad 1 grabbing their boards | Photo By: Jamie Hackbarth
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Veronica rolling her pizza dough

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Photos of the Week 11/15

We’re back with your weekly fix of our student photos, and some added critters and creatures in the mix! There’s still plenty to see from our students in Costa Rica: more photos from Monteverde ISPs, more sustainable fishing with ConnectOcean, and more sustainability education at Rancho Mastatal. Even though all three squads work with the same partners and learn the same skills, their experiences are entirely individual.

You know what that means: you can’t really understand the Winterline experience until you have it yourself!

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Alexandra sewing for her Monteverde ISP
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Alexandra measuring out fabric to sew
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Homestay mother/sewing teacher following a pattern | Photo By: Alexandra Johansson
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Alexandra cutting her fabric
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Alexandra with her homestay parents
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Making ceviche with freshly caught fish! | Photo By: Jamie Hackbarth
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The finished ceviche dish | Photo By: Jamie Hackbarth
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A lizard lit up! | Photo By: Hannah Wareham
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Animals don’t have to have fur to be cute | Photo By: Lydia Miller
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A beautiful Monteverde landscape | Photo By: Liam McIlwain
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The Monteverde landscape never gets old | Photo By: Liam McIlwain
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Alyssa taking in the beauty of the Monteverde Cloud Forest
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Alyssa’s ready to hit the waves
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A sloth just hanging around | Photo By: Lucas Massolo
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Squad 1 at Rancho Mastatal
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Cooking at Rancho Mastatal | Photo By: Darshil Dholakia
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Felipe at Rancho Mastatal | Photo By: Darshil Dholakia
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Jack at Rancho Mastatal | Photo By: Darshil Dholakia
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Squad 1 selfie!
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Waterfall hikes with Squad 1
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The beauty of Rancho Mastatal | Photo By: Darshil Dholakia
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Squad 1 getting dirty | Photo By: partner organization Rancho Mastatal
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Squad 2 group photo

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Photos of the Week 11/8

Our three squads are back in Costa Rica, and if you can believe it, there’s only two weeks left of Trimester 1! We’re happy to say that our students are still having an amazing time in Central America. This week, Squad 3 is off on their Monteverde ISPs, learning skills like recycled paper-making and neotropical bird monitoring. Squad 2 has been in the water, learning ocean safety with ConnectOcean and getting scuba certified with Pacific Coast Dive Center. Finally, Squad 1 is enjoying some time off the grid at Rancho Mastatal, so stay tuned for their photos when they resurface on WiFi next week!

Which Costa Rican partner would you most like to work with and learn from on a Winterline gap year? It’s hard to choose: as you can tell from the photos below, they’re all an amazing experience!

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Alyssa on the water
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Alyssa practicing her photography skills | Photo By: Veronica Allmon
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Learning ocean safety with ConnectOcean
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Interacting with ocean species | Photo By: Lucas Massolo
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Ocean views | Photo By: Liam McIlwain
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Avian friends | Photo By: Liam McIlwain
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Beautiful birds | Photo By: Sherly Budiman
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Learning about neotropical bird species | Photo By: Sherly Budiman
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Making recycled paper for Monteverde ISP | Photo By: Emma Macfayden
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Making recycled paper for Monteverde ISP | Photo By: Emma Macfayden
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Making recycled paper for Monteverde ISP | Photo By: Emma Macfayden
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Squad 2 hit the seas | Photo By: partner organization Pacific Coast Dive Center
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Checking out the ocean view | Photo By: partner organization Pacific Coast Dive Center
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Creative expression | Photo By: Emma Macfayden
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Veronica with her catch
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Christian and Jackson suited up for ocean safety | Photo By: Veronica Allmon
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Winterline takes on Baywatch | Photo By: Veronica Allmon
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Hit the water! | Photo By: Veronica Allmon
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Taking ocean safety lessons seriously | Photo By: Veronica Allmon
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Lifeguarding skills under way | Photo By: Veronica Allmon
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Lydia, Peyton, and Andrea learning natural building | Photo By: partner organization Rancho Mastatal
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Darshil and Jack working with bamboo | Photo By: partner organization Rancho Mastatal
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Zarah and Andrea using natural building tools | Photo By: partner organization Rancho Mastatal
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Peyton and Lydia chop bamboo | Photo By: partner organization Rancho Mastatal
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Alyssa hanging out on the beach
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Rainbow + sunset = heavenly views | Photo By: Lauren Speroni
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Jason enjoying a boat ride
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Did someone say “Titanic”? | Photo By: Jason Thomas
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Prepping for the open water | Photo By: partner organization Pacific Coast Dive Center
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Jason suited up for scuba
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Exploring underwater | Photo By: partner organization Pacific Coast Dive Center
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All good underwater | Photo By: Nik Blushi
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Views above water aren’t bad, either | Photo By: Nik Blushi
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Getting certified | Photo By: partner organization Pacific Coast Dive Center
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You don’t need words to communicate underwater | Photo By: partner organization Pacific Coast Dive Center
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An incredible sunset to finish off the day | Photo By: Jason Thomas

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Photos of the Week 11/1

Sadly, the time has come for our students to say goodbye to Panama. After a busy few weeks of business bootcamp, urban innovation workshops, and city exploration, our students rounded off their trip by relaxing on the beaches of Panama’s San Blas Islands. From dipping into the crystal clear waters, to petting some friendly dogs, to savoring some local meals, the students put their last few days in this country to good use.

Check out the last of this year’s Panama photos and stay tuned for updates from the students as they return to Costa Rica!

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Ashley and Alexandra swimming | Photo By: Emma Macfayden
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Business bootcamp presentations | Photo By: Liam McIlwain
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Let’s get cooking | Photo By: Liam McIlwain
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Making new foods | Photo By: Liam McIlwain
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Learning from the instructor | Photo By: Liam McIlwain
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Phone eats first | Photo By: Alyssa Copham
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Lauren and James pose for a photo
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James, Leon, and the Panama City skyline
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Pablo showing off his creation | Photo By: Liam McIlwain
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Pablo on the beach!
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Alexandra, Ashley, and Emma laying on the beach | Photo By: Joselin Hernandez
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Field Advisors Jamie, Felipe, Joselin, and Sam getting together
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Lauren just hanging around on the beach
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Leon, Carter, and Lauren went tree climbing
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Lauren showing off her balance!
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Whit and Emma on the docks
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Beautiful beach views | Photo By: Whitfield Smith
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Emma, Whit, and Sherly are all smiles
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Ashley making a puppy friend
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Eli and Micah chilling in the pool
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Final dinner in Panama! | Photo By: Jared Franklin
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Dogs on the beach | Photo By: Veronica Allmon
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Whit taking in the views

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Photos of the Week 10/25

Our students have made progress in Panama! They’ve been hard at work with Giro Urbano Panama, tackling community issues for their urban innovation segment. During this time, the students worked to improve the quality of life for residents in the Miraflores neighborhood of Panama through innovation, tactical tools, and applied methodology.

One of these projects has been learning to design and build cities. To achieve this goal,they’ve worked on improving safety and promoting community-neighborhood interaction by highlighting crosswalks. Check out the finished results below, as well as some more photos from the visit to Parará Purú, an indigenous community outside of Panama City.

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Alyssa having artwork done by a member of the Parara Puru community | Photo By: Veronica Allmon
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Cruising down the river | Photo By: Liam McIlwain
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Docking at the Parara Puru village | Photo By: Liam McIlwain
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Eli and Micah hanging at the rooftop pool
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Eli getting tribal artwork done | Photo By: Veronica Allmon
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Nothing like a good meal | Photo By: Alyssa Copham
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Community development done by our students with Giro Urbano Panama!
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Jackson painting the streets | Photo By: Liam McIlwain
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Jason, Emmie, Alyssa,and Eli making friends with the children of the Parara Puru community | Photo By: Veronica Allmon
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Peace and love in Panama | Photo By: Liam McIlwain
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Liam painting the streets with Giro Urbano | Photo By: Veronica Allmon
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Waterfall adventures | Photo By: Emmie Daswani
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Emmie and her new friend!
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The boys in Panama City | Photo By: Jacob Rona
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Time to get caffeinated | Photo By: Liam McIlwain
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The Panama City skyline at night | Photo By: Emmie Daswani
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The skyline in daylight | Photo By: Sherly Budiman
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At work with Giro Urbano | Photo By: Liam McIlwain

If you’re interested in living this journey for yourself, apply now for our 2020-2021 gap year. It’s never too early to start thinking about your future!

Photos of the Week 10/18

Our students sure have been busy in Panama! They explored Panama City and learned how to take public transportation. They visited the Panama Canal to learn about its history and creation. They also visited the Embera village of Parará Purú, an indigenous community outside of Panama City. Throughout all of these experiences, the students have had the opportunity to interact with local citizens and have their worldviews broadened.

Alongside these experiences, our students have begun their urban innovation and business bootcamp workshops! This involves the students speaking to the people of Panama City about what areas in their community need improvement. The next step is for our students to collaborate and find sustainable solutions to some of these problems. Check out what this week has looked like, and stay tuned to see what results they come up with!

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Alexandra takes in the Panama City sunset
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Alyssa working on urban innovation | Photo By: Veronica Allmon
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Panama City ruins | Photo By: Whitfield Smith
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Darshil, Spencer, and James hanging out | Photo By: Jacob Rona
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Emma’s all smiles for Panama City | Photo By: Whitfield Smith
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Panama City graffiti | Photo By: Whitfield Smith
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Students with the Parara Puru community
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Who said work can’t be fun? | Photo By: Veronica Allmon
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Urban innovation with friends | Photo By: Veronica Allmon
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Lydia having a blast | Photo By: Veronica Allmon
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Panama City market stalls | Photo By: Alexandra Johansson
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Panama city market | Photo By: Peyton Farley
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Boat rides in Panama | Photo By: Eliza Valley

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Views at the Panama Canal | Photo By: Whitfield Smith
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Buildings covered with ivy | Photo By: Veronica Allmon
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Panama City street views | Photo By: Whitfield Smith
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That skyline never gets old | Photo By: Liam Mcilwain
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Busy city | Photo By: Liam Mcilwain
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Leon and Lucas with members of the Parara Puru community
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Children of Parara Puru | Photo By: Lucas Massolo
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Foggy days in Panama | Photo By: Lucas Massolo
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Beach views | Photo By: Lucas Massolo
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Boat rides into the clouds | Photo By: Sherly Budiman
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Planning urban innovation work
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All squads in Panama!
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Showing off the Winterline logo | Photo By: Veronica Allmon

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Photos of the Week 10/11

Can you believe our students are already on to the next country? That’s right: this week they arrived in Panama City, where lessons on the city and canal wait, as do a business bootcamp, visit to an indigenous community, and urban innovation workshop.

If you’re sad to say goodbye to Costa Rica, we have good news for you! After a few weeks in Panama, our students will be headed back to this country to finish off Trimester 1. But for the time being, enjoy these photos as the last highlights from Costa Rica.

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Alexandra and Aimee cheers | Photo By: Sherly Budiman
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Christian and Veronica working at Rancho Mastatal | Photo By: Liam Mcilwain
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Lucas and Alyssa on the beach
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Monkeying around | Photo By: Lucas Massolo
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Soaking in the sunset | Photo By: Aimee Diderich
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Don’t forget to smile | Photo By: Micah Zimmerman
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Alexandra at the waterfall
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A friendly face | Photo By: Leon Louw
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Waterfall hikes | Photo By: Whitfield Smith
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Josh at his Monteverde ISP
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Josh cooking at his Monteverde ISP
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Lydia is all smiles
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FA Jamie in the Monteverde Cloud Forest
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Who’s ready for a nap? | Photo By: Lydia Miller
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Jacob recycling at his Monteverde ISP
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Making chocolate | Photo By: Liam Mcilwain
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Pablo and Micah on the beach
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The beauty of the rainforest | Photo By: Liam Mcilwain
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Working at Rancho Mastatal | Photo By: Liam Mcilwain
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Scuba certified | Photo By: Alexandra Johansson
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Underwater adventures | Photo By: Pacific Coast Dive Center
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Scuba has its own language | Photo By: Pacific Coast Dive Center
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Sunset selfie | Photo By: Aimee Diderich
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The boys of Squad 3
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Costa Rican rainbows | Photo By: Whitfield Smith
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Cooling down in the waterfall | Photo By: Whitfield Smith
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Hello Panama City! | Photo By: Liam Mcilwain
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Panama City views | Photo By: Liam Mcilwain

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Photos of the Week 10/4

Let the skills begin! This week, our three squads split up to head for different partners. Squad 1 is experiencing their Trimester 1 ISP in Monteverde, Squad 2 is off at Rancho Mastatal (with no WiFi, so stay tuned for their photos next week), and Squad 3 is exploring the seas with ConnectOcean and Pacific Coast Dive Center.

Each of our squads will visit all of these partners and learn the abundance of skills offered, which range from permaculture to scuba diving to cooking and everything in between. If this sounds interesting to you, just wait until you see these pictures – you’ll be filled with wanderlust!

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Exploring Costa Rica | Photo By: Carter Tobin
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Getting ready for scuba at Pacific Coast Dive Center | Photo By: Alexandra Johansson
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Josh cooking at his Monteverde ISP | Photo By: Jamie Hackbarth
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Jacob recycling at his Monteverde ISP | Photo By: Jamie Hackbarth
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La Iguana Chocolate Factory | Photo By: Nik Blushi
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Hanging in the hammock | Photo By: Veronica Allmon
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Making puppy friends | Photo By: Leon Louw
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Fresh ceviche | Photo By: Emma Macfayden
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Time for a cat nap | Photo By: Hannah Wareham
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Costa Rica | Photo By: Sherly Budiman
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At the beach | Photo By: Sherly Budiman
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Photos from the farm | Photo By: Peyton Farley
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Cute and cozy | Photo By: Peyton Farley
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Beautiful views | Photo By: Hannah Wareham
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A sight that never gets old | Photo By: Felipe Buitrago

If you’re interested in living this journey for yourself, apply now for our 2020-2021 gap year. It’s never too early to start thinking about your future!

Photos of the Week 9/27

Trimester 1 began with our students traveling south to work with Outward Bound Costa Rica. Their 11 days with this amazing partner have just come to an end, but they were full of new adventures, beautiful sights, and challenging skills. From exploring the city of San José and becoming immersed in its culture to technical tree climbing, Spanish language learning, and becoming Wilderness First Aid certified, our students sure have been busy.

Take a look at some of these experiences captured on camera! If you’re interested in seeing more from Outward Bound Costa Rica, you can check them out on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.

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Zoe shooting hoops | Photo By: Veronica Allmon
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Alyssa experiencing Costa Rica | Photo By: Veronica Allmon
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Costa Rican architecture | Photo By: Sherly Budiman
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Waterfall hikes | Photo By: Peyton Farley
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Nik in the waterfall | Photo By: Liam Mcilwain
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Felipe and Lydia hanging out | Photo By: Peyton Farley
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Liam and Alyssa high five | Photo By: Veronica Allmon
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Squad 1 playing mini-golf | Photo By: Jacob Rona
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Tropical hikes | Photo By: Liam Mcilwain
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Justin tree climbing | Photo By: Veronica Allmon
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Leon and a feline friend
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Lucas in the rain | Photo By: Liam Mcilwain
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Sleeping dog | Photo By: Jack Li
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Our students at Outward Bound Costa Rica | Photo By: Outward Bound Costa Rica
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Squad 3 at Outward Bound | Photo By: Outward Bound Costa Rica
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Alyssa tree climbing | Photo By: Veronica Allmon
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University of Costa Rica | Photo By: Liam Mcilwain
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Veronica and Jamie cheers after their skills | Photo By: Liam Mcilwain
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All smiles for waterfalls | Photo By: Emma Macfayden
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Wilderness First Aid certified | Photo By: Sherly Budiman
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Leon getting bandaged for Wilderness First Aid training | Photo By: Outward Bound Costa Rica
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Wilderness First Aid training | Photo By: Outward Bound Costa Rica

If you’re interested in living this journey for yourself, apply now for our 2020-2021 gap year. It’s never too early to start thinking about your future!

Photos of the Week 9/20

We are so excited to announce that our 2019-2020 gap year has officially begun! On September 11th, students from all three of our squads met up at the YMCA of the Rockies in Estes Park, Colorado, for orientation. Each individual squad began their own journey in Costa Rica this week, but it was amazing seeing students from each group bond as one entire Winterline family at orientation.

Below, we’ve chosen some of our favorite photos from Colorado to share with you. Be sure to stay tuned, as we’ll be posting Photos of the Week every Friday for the next 9 months as our squads move across the globe, some going to places Winterline students have never been before. Here’s to the best gap year yet!

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All 3 Winterline squads at orientation! | Photo by: Erica Schultz
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Hiking views
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Bonding bonfires | Photo by: Liam Mcilwain
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Hanging out by the fire | Photo by: Liam Mcilwain
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Long bus rides | Photo by: Liam Mcilwain
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Alyssa and Veronica at the YMCA | Photo by: Liam Mcilwain
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Life looks better from the top | Photo by: Liam Mcilwain
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Shooting hoops | Photo by: Lucas Massolo
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Winterline in nature | Photo by: Eliza Valley
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Pablo jumping for joy | Photo by: Eliza Valley
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Hannah and Peyton showing off the Winterline logo | Photo by: Erica Schultz
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Squad 1 | Photo by: Erica Schultz
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Squad 2 | Photo by: Erica Schultz
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Squad 3 | Photo by: Erica Schultz
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Our incredible Field Advisors | Photo by: Erica Schultz

If you’re interested in living this journey for yourself, apply now for our 2020-2021 gap year. It’s never too early to start thinking about your future!

Photos of the Week: Winterline Graduation 2019

On Saturday, May 4th, Squads 1 and 2 each came together with family, friends, and staff to celebrate the conclusion of their 9 month journey. The ceremony was hosted at More Than Words, a non-profit bookstore in Boston with an online store that’s worth scrolling through and supporting!

We’re sad to say goodbye to our students, but it was a wonderful day hearing the student’s favorite stories, memories, and skills. Some made presentations or videos to share, others simply spoke from the heart. To honor Winterline’s roots in South Asia, our graduation ceremony includes a Tibetan scarfing ceremony, so each student receives a scarf and a yearbook full of memories from the trip. Of course, we took a lot of pictures to commemorate the event. Take a look at some of our favorites, and check out the rest on our Facebook page!

Squad 1

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Group photo!
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Looking over the yearbooks
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Cristina and Luc
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Selfie time!
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Katie, Alex, Cristina and Luc
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Tyler, Abby, and Emily with FA Patrick
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Alex, Cristina, and Luc with Cristina’s parents
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Brittany, Jason, Abby and Cristina with their diplomas

Squad 2

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Caedon with his diploma
Ivan and FA Hillevie
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Ivan, Ben and Sam
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Squad 2 group photo
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Micah and FAs Nicole and James
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Sam getting his scarf
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Maria getting her scarf
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The ladies of Squad 2
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Christian, Paris, Nora and Stella

Congratulations again to all of our new alumni, and thank you to the students, staff, and families who make this program possible. We couldn’t do it without you!

If you’re interested in living this journey for yourself, apply now for our 2019-2020 gap year. If you complete your application by May 22nd, you’ll automatically receive a $1,000 discount on your tuition!

Photo Timeline: Winterline 18-19

Our students are busy at bootcamp here in Boston, so with graduation quickly approaching, we thought now was the perfect time to look back on just how far our students have come. See it all from the beginning to now, 9 months, 10 countries, 100 skills, and countless memories and friends later.

There are so many good pictures from this year, and it was hard to narrow down which to include! Look back on all of our favorite photos and travel highlights to see the Photos of the Week from the past few months.


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Becky, Katie, and Cristina at NOLS | Photo By: Brittany Lane
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On the trails | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Christian, Maria, and Ben at orientation | Photo By: Emma Mays
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Orientation | Photo By: Maria O’Neal

Costa Rica

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Scuba diving | Photo By: Brittany Lane
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Going surfing | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Maria and Luc painting crosswalks | Photo By: Emma Mays
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Building at Rancho Mastatal | Photo By: Maria O’Neal

Panama

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Getting dirty | Photo By: Brittany Lane
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Working on woodcutting skills | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Ivan at the Panama Canal | Photo By: Emma Mays
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Group photo | Photo By: Maria O’Neal

Thailand

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At the Elephant Sanctuary | Photo By: Brittany Lane
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Enjoying the meal cooked at BaiPai Thai Cooking School | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Micah found a crab | Photo By: Emma Mays
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Squad 2 | Photo By: Maria O’Neal

Cambodia

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Circus school | Photo By: Brittany Lane
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Taking in the waterfall | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Caedon and Yeukai at a temple | Photo By: Emma Mays
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Caedon at Phare Circus School | Photo By: Maria O’Neal

India

Making pottery | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Silhouettes | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Christian and Nora doing yoga | Photo By: Emma Mays
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Ivan checking out the view | Photo By: Maria O’Neal

Italy

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Tile mosaics | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Mask making | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Stella and her mask | Photo By: Emma Mays
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Friends in Venice | Photo By: Maria O’Neal

Germany

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BMW Driving Experience | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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BMW Driving Experience | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Girls in Germany | Photo By: Emma Mays
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BMW Driving Experience | Photo By: Maria O’Neal

Austria

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Austria | Photo By: Spencer Holtschult
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Posing in Austria | Photo By: Maria O’Neal
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Scooters in Austria | Photo By: Nora Turner

Czech Republic

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Prague | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Linnea, Yeukai, and Emma in Prague | Photo By: Maria O’Neal
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Ivan and Emma hanging around | Photo By: Maria O’Neal

Also, be sure to check out the videos that Abby made! You can get an inside look at Trimester 1:

and Trimesters 2 and 3:

Interested in having these experiences for yourself? Apply today to visit on our next Winterline gap year. To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Photos of the Week 4/19

Welcome back to America, Winterliners! Our students are officially back, exploring our headquarters city of Boston. This week, they rounded off their experience in Europe by spending time in Prague. Check out the final images from their adventures across the pond.

Every Friday we share our favorite photos and travel highlights from the past week. So be sure to check back again next Friday for another glimpse into our programs.


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Pink pigeons in Prague! | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Abby and Tyler in Prague | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Czech architecture | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Last day in Prague | Photo By: Christian Roch
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Making friends in Prague | Photo By: Christian Roch
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Not ready to leave Europe | Photo By: Nora Turner
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Linnea and Nora in Prague | Photo By: Nora Turner
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Stella and Nora in Prague | Photo By: Nora Turner
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Czech architecture | Photo By: Paris Geolas
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Linnea and Paris in Prague | Photo By: Paris Geolas
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Girl gang in Prague | Photo By: Paris Geolas
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Fooling around | Photo By: Paris Geolas
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Czech architecture | Photo By: Spencer Holtschult
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Last day of spring break | Photo By: Spencer Holtschult
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Pretty in Prague | Photo By: Stella Johnson

Interested in visiting Europe for yourself? Apply today to visit on our next Winterline gap year. To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Photos of the Week 4/12

Our students are enjoying their spring break before reuniting to continue Trimester 3. Solo, in pairs, or with family, each student is off exploring the countries of Europe. From the United Kingdom to Greece and everywhere in between, these adventures are certainly worth sharing. See for yourself!

Every Friday we share our favorite photos and travel highlights from the past week. So be sure to check back again next Friday for another glimpse into our programs.


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Exploring Ireland | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Irish architecture | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Abby and Tyler in London | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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London Bridge | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Crossing London Bridge | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Leaning Tower of Pisa | Photo By: Becky Quilkey
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Views in Italy | Photo By: Becky Quilkey
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Exploring Greece | Photo By: Brittany Lane
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Taking in Italy | Photo By: Becky Quilkey
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Brittany and Jason surfing in Portugal | Photo By: Brittany Lane
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Surfing in Portugal | Photo By: Brittany Lane
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Portuguese sunset | Photo By: Christian Roch
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Scuba diving in Portugal | Photo By: Christian Roch
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Graffiti | Photo By: Emma Mays
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Ivan and Paris in France | Photo By: Ivan Kuhn
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Graffiti | Photo By: Emma Mays
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Eiffel Tower, all lit up | Photo By: Ivan Kuhn
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Exploring Italy | Photo By: Linnea Mosier
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Graffiti | Photo By: Emma Mays
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Making friends | Photo By: Linnea Mosier
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Traveling in the UK | Photo By: Nora Turner
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Paris in Paris! | Photo By: Paris Geolas
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Colorful Italy | Photo By: Spencer Holtschult
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Leaning Tower of Pisa | Photo By: Spencer Holtschult
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Phone eats first | Photo By: Spencer Holtschult
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Architecture in Prague | Photo By: Tyler Trout
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Practicing photography skills | Photo By: Spencer Holtschult
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Views of the Blue Hole | Photo By: Micah Romaner
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Soaking in the beauty | Photo By: Spencer Holtschult
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Posing in Prague | Photo By: Tyler Trout
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Looking out on the ocean | Photo By: Tyler Trout

 

Interested in visiting Europe for yourself? Apply today to visit on our next Winterline gap year. To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Photos of the Week 4/5

Students from both of our cohorts are off on their Independent Study Projects (ISPs), which are like 8 day apprenticeships across Europe. This year, our student’s activities are ranging from scuba diving, photography, sailing, and surfing to restaurant management, butchery workshop, music recording, and swordsmanship! They’re honing these skills everywhere in Europe from the Spanish Canary Islands, to Greece, to Northern Ireland, and everywhere in between.

Every Friday we share our favorite photos and travel highlights from the past week. So be sure to check back again next Friday for another glimpse into our programs.


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Barcelona beaches | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Spanish architecture | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Exploring the market | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Crème brûlée | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Graffiti art | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Hungary at night | Photo By: Becky Quilkey
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Katie and Billy recreating art | Photo By: Katie Mitchell
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Austrian architecture | Photo By: Maria O’Neal
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Nora, Christian, and Stella having fun | Photo By: Nora Turner
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Paris’s ISP is snowboarding in the Alps | Photo By: Paris Geolas
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Snowboarding views | Photo By: Paris Geolas
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Making time for four-legged friends | Photo By: Spencer Holtschult
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Exploring Hungary | Photo By: Spencer Holtschult
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Greek sunset | Photo By: Spencer Holtschult
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Fresh catch | Photo By: Spencer Holtschult
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Meal time | Photo By: Spencer Holtschult
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Views of Amsterdam | Photo By: Stella Johnson
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Tyler and Abby checking out graffiti | Photo By: Tyler Trout
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Tyler got to make a surfboard for his ISP | Photo By: Tyler Trout
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The finished surfboard | Photo By: Tyler Trout
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Tyler with his finished board | Photo By: Tyler Trout
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Fine dining | Photo By: Will Vesey
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Ready to eat | Photo By: Will Vesey
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Views from the Alps | Photo By: Paris Geolas

Interested in visiting Europe for yourself? Apply today to visit on our next Winterline gap year. To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Photos of the Week 3/29

Italy, Germany, and Austria, oh my! Among these European countries, Winterline students have been practicing skills like defensive driving, molding and painting masks, making tile mosaics, and learning robotics. Talk about a busy week! Take a look at some of the creations Winterliners have made and adventures they’ve had since last week.

Every Friday we share our favorite photos and travel highlights from the past week. So be sure to check back again next Friday for another glimpse into our programs.


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Becoming one with the views | Photo By: Nora Turner
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Enjoying German beers | Photo By: Katie Mitchell
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Reflection time | Photo By: Emma Mays
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Munich architecture | Photo By: Tyler Trout
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Friends at the ballet | Photo By: Yeukai Jiri
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Life is better at the ballet | Photo By: Yeukai Jiri
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Linnea in Germany | Photo By: Emma Mays
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At the BMW Driving Experience | Photo By: Katie Mitchell
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Hanging out at BMW Driving Experience | Photo By: Tyler Trout
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Italian architecture | Photo By: Stella Rose Johnson
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Pasta straight from the source | Photo By: Stella Rose Johnson
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Driving a BMW | Photo By: Brittany Lane
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Christian and Stella in Venice | Photo By: Christian Roch
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Golden hour in Venice | Photo By: Paris Geolas
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Austrian architecture | Photo By: Spencer Holtschult
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Scooters in Austria | Photo By: Nora Turner
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Vienna from above | Photo By: Nora Rich, Winterline Admissions Advisor
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Robotics time | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Drink up | Photo By: Becky Quilkey
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BMW Driving Experience | Photo By: Maria O’Neal
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BMW Driving Experience | Photo By: Maria O’Neal
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Paris at BMW Driving Experience | Photo By: Maria O’Neal
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Paris and Christian in Germany | Photo By: Maria O’Neal
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Stella in Germany | Photo By: Maria O’Neal
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Tile mosaics in Italy | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Masks in Italy | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Mask making in Italy | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Mask making in Italy | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Mask making in Italy | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Mask making in Italy | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Glass blowing in Italy | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Making tile mosaics in Italy | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Making tile mosaics in Italy | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Making tile mosaics in Italy | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Making tile mosaics in Italy | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Making tile mosaics in Italy | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Making tile mosaics in Italy | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Sunset silhouettes | Photo By: Abby Dulin

 

Interested in visiting Italy and Germany for yourself? Apply today to visit on our next Winterline gap year. To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Photos of the Week 3/22

Now that our students are in Europe with speedy internet, we have a whole lot of pictures to show: this is a long one! This week, Squad 1 began in Italy, where they enjoyed plenty of pizza and gelato, had a photography contest, created tile mosaics, and got to handmake and paint their own Venetian masks. Busy week! Squad 2, meanwhile, started off in Germany, where they got a lesson in safe driving at the BMW Driving Experience. Now our squads have swapped locations, and are off to practice the next skills on the list.

Every Friday we share our favorite photos and travel highlights from the past week. So be sure to check back again next Friday for another glimpse into our programs.


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Italy at sunset | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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The canals of Venice | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Abby taking a quick break from all the sightseeing in Italy | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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The canals are full of life | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Gelato time! | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Cristina and Abby enjoying Italy | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Colorful houses in Burano | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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One of our Italy photo contest winners | Photo By: Katie Mitchell
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Nothing like pizza in Italy | Photo By: Becky Quilkey
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Nothing like traveling with friends | Photo By: Brittany Lane
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Squad 2 at BMW Headquarters in Germany
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Capturing the culture of Italy | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Cristina enjoying the views in Italy | Photo By: Cristina Hoyos
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Cristina enjoying the local cuisine | Photo By: Cristina Hoyos
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Graffiti on the streets of Munich | Photo By: Emma Mays
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More graffiti! | Photo By: Emma Mays
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Katie having a glass of wine | Photo By: Katie Mitchell
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Paris and Micah hanging out in Germany | Photo By: Micah Romaner
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Paris driving at BMW Driving Experience | Photo By: Paris Geolas
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Paris and Micah celebrating St. Patrick’s Day | Photo By: Paris Geolas
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German architecture | Photo By: Paris Geolas
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Christian and Paris with a BMW | Photo By: Paris Geolas
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Welcome to Germany | Photo By: Paris Geolas
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Paris looking out at the view | Photo By: Paris Geolas
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Beautiful buildings in Italy | Photo By: Spencer Holtschult
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Becky exploring Italy | Photo By: Spencer Holtschult
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Venetian masks | Photo By: Spencer Holtschult
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Becky and Spencer in Italy | Photo By: Spencer Holtschult
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Becky and Spencer in front of the canals | Photo By: Spencer Holtschult
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Views on views | Photo By: Tyler Trout

 

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Gelato never looked so good | Photo By: Becky Quilkey
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Italian architecture | Photo By: Lydia Summermater
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Abby and Tyler posing in Italy | Photo By: Tyler Trout
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Squad 1 in Italy
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Hanging out at the BMW Driving Experience | Photo By: Christian Roch
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Reflection in the canal | Photo By: Will Vesey
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Views through the gates | Photo By: Will Vesey
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Italian architecture | Photo By: Will Vesey
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Linnea at the National Theater in Munich | Photo By: Linnea Mosier
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Views in Germany | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Sights from up above | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Nora modeling in Italy | Photo By: Nora Turner
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Taking in the beauty of Italy | Photo By: Nora Turner

 

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Photos of the Week 3/15

Throughout their time in India, Winterline students have worked with a variety of partners such as UWC Mahindra College and Aerie Medicine to practice skills like hiking, self-care, and cooking. This is our last batch of India photos to highlight, so be sure to take a good look and get an idea of what time abroad in this incredible country is like. And, of course, stay tuned for the upcoming photos from Europe!

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Taking in the view | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Playful pups | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Meal prep with Lydia and Alex | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Making friends in the hills | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Pretty kitty | Photo By: Becky Quilkey
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Brittany enjoying life by the water | Photo By: Brittany Lane
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Brittany and Noah soaking up India | Photo By: Brittany Lane
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Abby exploring the beach | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Nora getting her dose of puppy time | Photo By: Nora Turner
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City views are great in any weather | Photo By: Stella Johnson
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Stella and Christian make the view even more beautiful | Photo By: Christian Roch
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Christian and Paris spreading love in India | Photo By: Christian Roch
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Ivan preparing to battle Thanos | Photo By: Ivan Kahn
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Ivan taking Thanos down | Photo By: Ivan Kahn
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Between the houses | Photo By: Katie Mitchell
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Getting to know the culture through the food | Photo By: Katie Mitchell
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Checking out some homes | Photo By: Katie Mitchell
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Admiring the graffiti | Photo By: Katie Mitchell
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Ivan looking out at the landscape | Photo By: Maria O’Neal
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Micah and Paris: flower children | Photo By: Micah Romaner
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Micah and Linnea make messy eating look fun | Photo By: Micah Romaner
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Squad love | Photo By: Micah Romaner
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Power posing | Photo By: Micah Romaner
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Paris and Christian basking in the sunset | Photo By: Paris Geolas

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Photos of the Week 3/8

India: full of sunrises and sunsets, self-care and self-expression, new skills and new photos! Next week, our students will be leaving for Europe, so be sure to soak in the glory of India through their eyes while you can. This week, Winterliners visited Red Stone Organic Farm, celebrated an early Holi, and practiced playing the berimbau, among other adventures!

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Busy in the streets | Photo By: Becky Quilkey
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Taking it all in | Photo By: Brittany Lane
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Another Indian sunset | Photo By: Linnea Mosier
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Tree hugger | Photo By: Nora Turner
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Spices galore | Photo By: Spencer Holtschult
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At the farm | Photo By: Spencer Holtschult
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Learning the berimbau | Photo By: Becky Quilkey
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Early Holi celebration with Brittany and Jason | Photo By: Brittany Lane
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Jason and Brittany celebrating Holi | Photo By: Brittany Lane
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Artwork with our partner organization | Photo By: Soulsphere Pune
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More art | Photo By: Soulsphere Pune
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Daily life in India | Photo By: Spencer Holtschult
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Incredible views | Photo By: Spencer Holtschult
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Lunch never looked so good | Photo By: Spencer Holtschult
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Posing in front of the backdrop | Photo By: Spencer Holtschult
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Puppy love | Photo By: Spencer Holtschult
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Traffic patterns | Photo By: Will Vesey
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Not a bad view | Photo By: Will Vesey
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Up close and personal with Jason | Photo By: Will Vesey

 

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Photos of the Week 3/1

Welcome to India! Last week, our students arrived in the city of Pune. So far, they’ve had some time to explore the city, visit the Mahindra United World College of India, and practice self-care at an ashram. They even found time to cuddle up with some puppies! This is just the beginning of Winterline’s adventure in India, so stay tuned to see more skills and more exciting photo ops.

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Welcome to India! | Photo By: Nora Turner
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Snuggly pups | Photo By: Nora Turner
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Days in the sun | Photo By: Spencer Holtschult
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Taking in the views | Photo By: Will Vesey
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Puppy love | Photo By: Nora Turner
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Spices galore | Photo By: Nora Turner
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Sunsets with friends | Photo By: Spencer Holtschult
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Views from UWC Mahindra College | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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A visit to the ashram | Photo By: Linnea Mosier
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Making four-legged friends | Photo By: Linnea Mosier
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Enjoying India | Photo By: Linnea Mosier
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Unbeatable views | Photo By: Tyler Trout

Interested in visiting India for yourself? Apply today to visit on our next Winterline gap year. To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Photos of the Week 2/22

Our students had a wonderful time exploring Thailand and Cambodia: seeing the attractions, tasting the food, immersing in the culture, and meeting the people. From circus school, to cooking classes, to hiking, biking, and seeing temples, Winterline offers a comprehensive journey through Southeast Asia. We’re so excited that our students can share their experiences with you through their compelling photos! Be sure to tune back in next week to get the first look into the new adventures that India brings.

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Squad 1 at Phare Circus School in Cambodia | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Squad 1 at Phare Circus School in Cambodia | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Squad 1 at Phare Circus School in Cambodia | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Squad 1 at Phare Circus School in Cambodia | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Exploring the temples of Cambodia | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Cooking in Cambodia | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Cooking in Cambodia | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Hanging out at the temples | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Jumping for joy in Thailand | Photo By: Christian Roch
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Soaking in Thailand | Photo By: Paris Geolas
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Looking out over Thailand one last time | Photo By: Nora Turner

Interested in visiting Thailand and Cambodia for yourself? Apply today to visit on our next Winterline gap year. To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Photos of the Week 2/15

From waterfalls to skywalks, our students are getting to see all that Cambodia and Thailand have to offer! This week brought a lot of exploring and sightseeing, with partners Bangkok Vanguards and BaiPai Thai Cooking School, to name a few. Soon, students will be heading to India, so prepare with them to say goodbye to Cambodia and Thailand and hello to another new country.

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Yeukai and Linnea in Thailand | Photo By Emma Mays
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Caedon taking in the view | Photo By Emma Mays
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Checking out a Cambodian waterfall | Photo By Abby Dulin
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A delicious meal cooked at BaiPai Thai Cooking School | Photo By Ivan Kuhn
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Squad 2 hanging out in Cambodia | Photo By Maria O’Neal
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Monkeying around | Photo By Maria O’Neal
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Waterfall fun | Photo By Spencer Holtschult
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Taking in the views from Mahanakhon SkyWalk | Photo By Nora Turner
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Learning to read a Thai map | Photo By Michael Biedassek, tour guide for the Bangkok Vanguards
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Exploring Thailand | Photo By Bangkok Vanguards

Interested in visiting Thailand and Cambodia for yourself? Apply today to visit on our next Winterline gap year. To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Photos of the Week 2/8

Trimester 2 kicked off at the end of January as our Squad 1 arrived in Bangkok, Thailand, and Squad 2 arrived in Siem Reap, Cambodia. As they jump back into their travels after Winter Break, students were introduced to their new set field advisors: Patrick and Kimiko in Squad 1,  and James and Nicole in Squad 2, who all have experience traveling in Asia. Throughout this trimester, all of our students in both squads will travel throughout Thailand, Cambodia, and India.

In these countries they’ll get to participate in plenty of unique activities through our incredible partners: Phare Circus School in Cambodia, Grasshopper Adventures bike tours in Cambodia, Hanifl Centre for Outdoor Education and Environmental Study in India, and more. Keep reading to see the first of many envy-inspiring pictures to come!

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Ben learning bike maintenance in Cambodia | Photo By: Emma Mays
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Caedon learning to juggle at Phare Circus School | Photo By: Maria O’Neal
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Becky hitting a gong in Thailand | Photo By: Brittany Lane
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Squad 2 group photo in Cambodia | Photo By: Maria O’Neal
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Squad 2 at Phare Circus School | Photo By: Maria O’Neal
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Linnea practicing balancing at Phare Circus School: Photo By: Emma Mays
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All thumbs up from Sam at Circus School | Photo By: Emma Mays
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Yeukai and Linnea soaking in the sun on a break from juggling | Photo By: Emma Mays
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Yeukai and Caedon in Cambodia | Photo By: Emma Mays
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Sam hanging out in a Cambodian temple | Photo By: Emma Mays
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Ivan working on his photography skills | Photo By: Emma Mays
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Hanging around in Cambodia | Photo By: Emma Mays
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Caedon flipping out at Circus School | Photo By: Maria O’Neal
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Smiles from Linnea | Photo By: Emma Mays
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Nora posing at Circus School | Photo By: Emma Mays
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Sam, Stella, and Christian prove that bike maintenance can be fun | Photo By: Emma Mays
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Shayan learning bike maintenance | Photo By: Emma Mays
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Cristina, Katie, and Abby show us their “hear no evil, see no evil, say no evil” | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Monkeys everywhere in Thailand | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Becky at BaiPai Thai Cooking School | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Squad 1 enjoying the meal they cooked at BaiPai Thai Cooking School | Photo By: Abby Dulin
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Katie, Abby, and Cristina enjoying Thailand | Photo By: Abby Dulin

Interested in visiting Thailand and Cambodia for yourself? Apply today to visit on our next Winterline gap year. To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Photos of the Week 11/16

While many of us are wrapping our heads around our first flakes of snow, our gap year students have been soaking up the sunshine and rainforest air in Costa Rica. For the past week, our two squads have been in Rancho Mastatal learning about sustainability, and Monteverde working on their Independent Student Projects, or as we call them, ISPs. Check out the photos below to learn more about the skills they’ve been learning and the adventures they’ve been having!

Every Friday we will be putting together our favorite photos and travel highlights from the past week. So be sure to check back again next Friday for another glimpse into our programs. If you haven’t already, be sure to check out last week’s photos as well.


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Abby on the bridges in the Moteverde Cloud Forest | Photo From: Abby Dulin
Abby on the bridges in the Moteverde Cloud Forest | Photo From: Abby Dulin
Abby, Cristina, and Katie on the bridges | Photo By: Katie Mitchell
Abby, Cristina, and Katie on the bridges | Photo By: Katie Mitchell
Jason on a bridge in the cloud forest | Photo From: Jason Smith
Jason on a bridge in the cloud forest | Photo From: Jason Smith
Squad 2 getting ready for diving in the Pacific ocean | Photo By: Susu Gray, Regional Director
Squad 2 getting ready for diving in the Pacific ocean | Photo By: Susu Gray, Regional Director
Sweet new friends | Photo By: Christian Roach
Sweet new friend | Photo By: Christian Roach
Beautiful shot of SCUBA Diving in the Pacific | Photo By: Emma Mays
Beautiful shot of SCUBA Diving in the Pacific | Photo By: Emma Mays
Nora in Costa Rica with a new friend | Photo From: Nora Turner
Nora in Costa Rica with a new friend | Photo From: Nora Turner
Jason surfing in Costa Rica | Photo From: Jason Smith
Jason surfing in Costa Rica | Photo From: Jason Smith
Benji on a boat in the Pacific during SCUBA | Photo By: Emma Mays
Benji on a boat in the Pacific during SCUBA | Photo By: Emma Mays
Maria ready to dive | Photo By Emma Mays
Maria ready to dive | Photo By Emma Mays
Diving | Photo By: Emma Mays
Diving | Photo By: Emma Mays
This is one of the projects Brogan created while learning the skill of upcycling.
This is one of the projects Brogan created while learning the skill of upcycling.
Brogan with one of his finished products from his Upcycling ISP in Costa Rica | Photo From: Winterline Staff
Brogan with one of his finished products from his Upcycling ISP in Costa Rica | Photo From: Winterline Staff
Ivan post dive | Photo By: Emma Mays
Ivan post dive | Photo By: Emma Mays
Sam ready to go | Photo By: Emma Mays
Sam ready to go | Photo By: Emma Mays
Be your own squad goals | Photo By: Maria O'Neal
Be your own squad goals | Photo By: Maria O’Neal
Stella and Christian | Photo By: Emma Mays
Stella and Christian | Photo By: Emma Mays
Our amazing Field Advisor, Jeremy | Photo By: Emma Mays
Our amazing Field Advisor, Jeremy | Photo By: Emma Mays
Ready to Dive | Photo By: Emma Mays
Ready to dive | Photo By: Emma Mays
Selfies at the baking ISP
Billy Selfie-ing at the baking ISP
Paris grinding chocolate | Photo By: Emma Mays
Paris making chocolate | Photo By: Emma Mays
Making Chocolate | Photo By: Emma Mays
Making Chocolate | Photo By: Emma Mays
Caedon making chocolate | Photo By: Emma Mays
Caedon making chocolate | Photo By: Emma Mays
Selfies at Upcycling
Selfies at Upcycling with Brogan and his mentor
Linnea | Photo By: Emma Mays
Linnea | Photo By: Emma Mays
Linnea and Yeukai on the SCUBA boat | Photo By Emma Mays
Linnea and Yeukai on the SCUBA boat | Photo By Emma Mays
Silks | Photo By: Maria O'Neal
Silks | Photo By: Maria O’Neal
Paris smiling | Photo By: Emma Mays
Paris smiling | Photo By: Emma Mays

Lastly, our student Will Vesey made this video about the issue with water in Monteverde. He connected with a local filmmaker who showed him some new tips and tricks to better his filmmaking. After about a week learning and shooting his video, Will made this video for a presentation. Check it out!

Interested in visiting Costa Rica and Monteverde for yourself? Apply today to visit on our next Winterline gap year. To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Photos of the Week 11/9

Time flies when you’re exploring beautiful Costa Rica and learning skills like surfing, SCUBA, and woodworking. Can you believe there’s only a few more weeks left of Trimester 1?

Every Friday we will be putting together our favorite photos and travel highlights from the past week. So be sure to check back again next Friday for another glimpse into our programs. If you haven’t already, be sure to check out last week’s photos as well.


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Waiting for waves | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Waiting for waves | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Views from the cloud forest | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Views from the cloud forest | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Woodworking at Rancho | Photo By: Maria O'Neal
Woodworking at Rancho | Photo By: Maria O’Neal
Christian at Rancho Mastatal | Photo By: Maria O'Neal
Christian at Rancho Mastatal | Photo By: Maria O’Neal
SCUBA Diving in Costa Rica | Photo By: Abby Dulin
SCUBA Diving in Costa Rica | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Linnea at Rancho Mastatal | Photo By: Maria O'Neal
Linnea at Rancho Mastatal | Photo By: Maria O’Neal
Woodworking at Rancho | Photo By: Maria O'Neal
Woodworking at Rancho | Photo By: Maria O’Neal
Tyler heading into the surf | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Tyler heading into the surf | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Jumping in! | Photo By: Maria O'Neal
Jumping in! | Photo By: Maria O’Neal
Learning new skills at Rancho Mastatal | Photo By: Maria O'Neal
Learning new skills at Rancho Mastatal | Photo By: Maria O’Neal
Making chocolate | Photo By: Maria O'Neal
Making chocolate | Photo By: Maria O’Neal
Squad 1 in Costa Rica | Photo From: Abby Dulin
Squad 1 in Costa Rica | Photo From: Abby Dulin
Emma at Rancho | Photo By: Maria O'Neal
Emma at Rancho | Photo By: Maria O’Neal
Micah at Rancho Mastatal | Photo By: Maria O'Neal
Micah at Rancho Mastatal | Photo By: Maria O’Neal
Woodworking | Photo By: Maria O'Neal
Woodworking | Photo By: Maria O’Neal
Woodworking | Photo By: Maria O'Neal
Woodworking at Rancho | Photo By: Maria O’Neal

Interested in visiting Costa Rica and Rancho Mastatal for yourself? Apply today to visit on our next Winterline gap year. To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Photos of the Week 11/2

Hola, Costa Rica! Can you believe it’s November already? Our students have had a busy week settling into their second country, of their 9 month journey, and getting SCUBA certified. Check out some of their awesome pictures from their new destination.

Every Friday we will be putting together our favorite photos and travel highlights from the past week. So be sure to check back again next Friday for another glimpse into our programs. If you haven’t already, be sure to check out last week’s photos as well.

Stella and Christian | Photo From: Christian Roch
Stella and Christian | Photo From: Christian Roch
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Abby and Cristina ready to catch some waves | Photo From: Cristina Hoyos
Enjoying the sunset with friends | Photo From: Tyler Trout
Staying flexible | Photo From: Paris Geolas
Staying flexible | Photo From:Paris Geolas
Peace from below the sea | Photo From: Abby Dulin
Taking in the ocean air | Photo From: Brittany Lane
Taking in the ocean air | Photo From: Brittany Lane
Catching some waves | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Brogan and Billy | Photo From: Brogan Trevethan
Brogan and Billy | Photo From: Brogan Trevethan
Spencer, Brogan and Billy | Photo By: Becky Quilkey
Costa Rica Vibes | Photo By: Paris Geolas
Costa Rica Vibes | Photo By: Paris Geolas
Chasing waterfalls | Photo By: Nora Turner
Diving | Photo From: Abby Dulin
Diving | Photo From: Abby Dulin

 

All smiles for Costa Rica | Photo From: Paris Geolas
Ready to hit the waves | Photo By: Tyler Trout

Interested in visiting Costa Rica for yourself? Apply today to visit for yourself on our next Winterline gap year. To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Photos of the Week 10/26

This week, our students bid farewell to Panama and headed to Costa Rica, where the first item on the agenda is learning to scuba dive! Take a look at the last of the Panama photos and get ready to see Costa Rica through the students’ eyes.

Every Friday we will be putting together our favorite photos and travel highlights from the past week. So be sure to check back again next Friday for another glimpse into our programs.

Parrot in Panama | Photo By: Maria O’Neal
Friends enjoying the Panama City skyline | Photo By: Emma Mays
Katie and the empanadas she made | Photo From: Katie Mitchell
Katie and the empanadas she made | Photo From: Katie Mitchell
Our students helped reclaim a pedestrian walkway in Panama to help make sidewalks safer for everyone! | Photo By: Caedon Ott
Our students worked with our partners at ThinkImpact to help reclaim a pedestrian walkway in Panama to help make sidewalks safer for everyone! | Photo By: Caedon Ott
The group after their sidewalk project | Photo From: Caedon Ott
The group after their sidewalk project | Photo From: Caedon Ott
Locks on the bridge | Photo By: Emma Mays
Stained glass in a Panama church | Photo By: Nora Turner
Josie enjoying coffee in Panama City | Photo By: Becky Quilkey
Josie enjoying coffee in Panama City | Photo By: Becky Quilkey
Panamanian Church | Photo By: Will Vesey
Panamanian Church | Photo By: Will Vesey
Good vibes, great views | Photo By: Nora Turner
New friends in Panama | Photo By: Will Vesey
New friends in Panama | Photo By: Will Vesey
Abby learning to dive
Abby learning to dive
Luc learning to dive
Luc learning to dive
Panamanian Gothic | Photo From: Christian Roch
Mountains and friends | Photo By: Stella Rose Johnson
Jason learning to dive
Jason learning to dive
Panama City skyline | Photo By: Emma Mays
Spencer, Billy, and Josie in Panama City | Photo From: Josie Edmiston
Spencer, Billy, and Josie in Panama City | Photo From: Josie Edmiston
Squad 1's first day of SCUBA in Costa Rica
Squad 1’s first day of SCUBA in Costa Rica
Celebrating a successful firsts country visit | Photo By: Emma Mays

Still haven’t seen enough of Panama yet? Apply today to visit for yourself on our next Winterline gap year. To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Photos of the Week 10/19

Our students are keeping busy down in Panama! This week they managed to fit in an assortment of kayaking, building, hiking and exploring, visiting the Panama Canal, and getting closer to nature. Their activities would take a long time to list, so why not see for yourself?

Every Friday we will be putting together our favorite photos and travel highlights from the past week. So be sure to check back again next Friday for another glimpse into our programs.

Learning to kayak | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Maria Hanging out in Panama | Photo By: Emma Mays
Maria Hanging out in Panama | Photo By: Emma Mays
Wading through the mud with friends | Photo By: Maria O’Neal
Putting muscles to work building | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Taking a siesta | Photo By: Emma Mays
Taking a siesta | Photo By: Emma Mays
Nature’s beautiful creations | Photo By: Maria O’Neal
Spencer and Billy | Photo By: Becky Quilkey
Breathtaking landscapes | Photo By: Maria O’Neal
Reaching out to new friends | Photo By: Emma Mays
Scenery of Panama | Photo By: Emma Mays
Peaceful Panama | Photo From: Brittany Lane
Peaceful Panama | Photo From: Brittany Lane
All smiles in Panama | Photo By: Emma Mays
Working hard | Photo By: Emma Mays
Learning to cut wood | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Just some of the girls | Photo By: Emma Mays
Just some of the girls | Photo By: Emma Mays
Visiting the Panama Canal | Photo By: Ivan Kuhn
Can you say paradise? | Photo By: Jeremy Cronon, Field Advisor
Can you say paradise? | Photo By: Jeremy Cronon, Field Advisor
Abby Kayaking | Photo By: Cristina Hoyos
Abby Kayaking | Photo By: Cristina Hoyos
Benji in Panama | Photo By: Emma Mays
Benji in Panama | Photo By: Emma Mays

And, finally, a bonus because we can’t forget about our precious four-legged friends!

Photo By: Maria O’Neal
Photo By: Emma Mays
Photo By: Emma Mays

To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Photos of the Week 10/12

Greetings from El Cocal!

Our students are keeping us envious with their beautiful photos from Central America. In Panama, they’ll be working with our partners at ThinkImpact at local micro-businesses, practicing research and leadership skills, and learning to kayak. In the meantime, they’re settling in and showing off their excitement alongside the gorgeous backdrops!

Every Friday we will be putting together our favorite photos and travel highlights from the past week. So be sure to check back again next Friday for another glimpse into our programs.

Relaxing in the hammock | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Greetings from the children of El Cocal | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Hello to El Cocal! | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Views | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Beautiful Panama | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Up close and personal | Photo By: Micah Romaner
Best hiking buddy | Photo By: Micah Romaner
Furry friends | Photo By: Micah Romaner
Loving the Panama life | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Making new friends | Photo By: Will Vesey

To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Photos of the Week 10/5

Hello October & Hello Panama!

Last week our Global Skills Gap Year finished up their expedition with NOLS Southwest, and we have some amazing photos from their adventures. Earlier this week our students arrived in Panama where they will be working with our partners at ThinkImpact. Here our students will be doing homestays and brushing up on their social entrepreneurship skills. Wifi is limited, but we will be keeping you up to date on their adventures as best as we can!

Every Friday we will be putting together our favorite photos and travel highlights from the past week. So be sure to check back again next Friday for another glimpse into our programs.

Brogan on his NOLS expedition | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Brogan on his NOLS expedition | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Will hanging in his eno | Photo By: Emma Mays
Will hanging in his eno | Photo By: Emma Mays
Hiking | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Hiking | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Linnea with a new friend | Photo By: Emma Mays
Linnea with a new friend | Photo By: Emma Mays
The girls hugging on their expedition | Photo From: Abby Dulin
Brittany, Cristina, and Abby hugging on their expedition | Photo From: Abby Dulin
Tyler and Jason while hiking with NOLS | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Tyler and Jason while hiking with NOLS | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Hiking and smiling | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Hiking and smiling | Photo By: Emma Mays
Paris | Photo By: Maria O'Neal
Paris | Photo By: Maria O’Neal
Cooking at NOLS | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Cooking at NOLS | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Ben cooking | Photo By: Emma Mays
Ben cooking | Photo By: Emma Mays
Micah and Ben | Photo By: Emma Mays
Micah and Ben | Photo By: Emma Mays
Becky and Katie on their NOLS expedition. | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Becky and Katie on their NOLS expedition. | Photo By: Abby Dulin
The group cooking while on their NOLS expedition | Photo By: Abby Duling
The group cooking while on their NOLS expedition | Photo By: Abby Dulin
The boys posing on their hike | Photo By: Abby Dulin
The boys posing on their hike | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Benji smiling | Photo By: Emma Mays
Benji smiling | Photo By: Emma Mays
Tyler and Cristina cooking | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Tyler and Cristina cooking | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Spencer Hiking | Photo By" Abby Dulin
Spencer Hiking | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Becky, Alex, and Katie | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Becky, Alex, and Katie | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Ivan with an impressive lego octopus | Photo By: Emma Mays
Ivan with an impressive lego octopus | Photo By: Emma Mays
Jason reading the map | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Jason reading the map | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Yeukai and Cristina smiling in Arizona | Photo By: Emma Mays
Yeukai and Cristina smiling in Arizona | Photo By: Emma Mays
Will helping pitch the tent | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Will helping pitch the tent | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Reading and Resting | Photo By: Emma Mays
Reading and Resting | Photo By: Emma Mays
Brogan hiking | Photo By: Abby Dulin
Brogan hiking | Photo By: Abby Dulin

To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Photos of the Week 9/28

It’s the last Friday of September! Can you believe October is almost here? Our Global Skills Gap Year students have spent the last week on an expedition with NOLS Southwest, and we are so excited to hear about their adventures, now that they’re returning. While on their wilderness expedition, our students have been learning skills like how to sleep outside and stay warm, cooking over a single burner stove, navigation, and prior to their departure, they learned Wilderness First Aid. Next stop for these world travelers? Panama! Our students will depart for Panama later this weekend to start the first leg of their journey outside the USA.

Every Friday we will be putting together our favorite photos and travel highlights from the past week. So be sure to check back again next Friday for another glimpse into our programs.

Becky, Spencer, Josie, Alex, Luc and Katie in Arizona | Photo From: GSP Student, Spencer
Ivan, back from NOLS | Photo By: GSP Student, Emma
Abby and Jason during their 9 day trek with NOLS Southwest | Photo From: GSP Student, Abby
Stella, Nora, and Paris in Arizona | Photo From: GSP Student, Nora
Brogan, Noah, and Tyler on the sunset hike | Photo From: GSP Student, Tyler
Nora in Arizona | Photo From: GSP Student, Nora
Cristina, Billy, Spencer and Abby during their time with NOLS Southwest | Photo From: GSP Student, Abby
Josie backpacking with NOLS | Photo from GSP Student, Josie
Josie backpacking with NOLS | Photo from GSP Student, Josie
Linnea in Tucson, Arizona | Photo From: GSP Student, Linnea
Linnea in Tucson, Arizona | Photo From: GSP Student, Linnea
Jason during his time with NOLS | Photo From: GSP Student, Jason
Katie and Abby backpacking with NOLS Southwest | Photo From:GSP Student, Abby
Humphrey the camel enjoying his time in the Gila Forest with our students | Photo From: @humphreythecamelsadventures‘ instagram
Nora and Ben in Arizona | Photo From: GSP Student, Nora
Abby and Tyler on the sunset hike | Photo From: GSP Student, Tyler
Rainbows at the YMCA | Photo By: GSP Student, Tyler

To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Photos of the Week 9/21

Happy Friday! The past week was a big one for our Gap Year students. After getting to know one another at Orientation in Arizona, our students left for their expedition with NOLS Southwest! Last week our students met at the Triangle Y Ranch Camp in Tucson, Arizona. Here, they did team building activities, learned communication strategies, did a photo scavenger hunt, played games and participated in workshops lead by our all star field staff. After a trip to Biosphere 2 on Sunday, our students left the Y to go to NOLS Southwest. Currently, our students are on an eight day expedition with NOLS. We can’t wait to hear about and see photos from their adventures.

Every Friday we will be putting together our favorite photos and travel highlights from the past week. So be sure to check back again next Friday for another glimpse into our programs.

Our 2018-2019 Gap Year Students and Field Advisors
Our 2018-2019 Gap Year Students and Field Advisors
Winterline Global Education Gap Year Squad 1
Squad 1
Winterline Global Education Gap Year Squad 2
Squad 2
Squad 1
Squad 1
Winterline Global Education Gap Year Squad 2
Squad 2
Our amazing Field Advisors. Top: Jeff, Jeremy | Bottom: Hillevi, Eileen, Arielle
Our amazing Field Advisors. Top: Jeff, Jeremy | Bottom: Hillevi, Eileen, Arielle
Fist bumping a mantis. | This photo is from Caedon, Ivan, Stella, and Micah's photo scavenger hunt group.
Fist bumping a mantis. | This photo is from Caedon, Ivan, Stella, and Micah’s photo scavenger hunt group.
Emma, Christian, and Linnea in side the rainforest habitat of Biosphere 2
Noah and Yeukai hiking | Photo from Noah, Yeukai, Paris, and Shayan’s photo scavenger hunt group
Winterline
Ben “being a cactus.” | This photo is from Ben, Maria, Christian, and Emma’s photo scavenger hunt group.
Group picture fun during the photo scavenger hunt. | Photo By: Ivan Kuhn
Group picture fun during the photo scavenger hunt. | Photo By: Ivan Kuhn
Abby outside of Biosphere 2 | Photo by: Jess Bonner, Director of Marketing
Abby outside of Biosphere 2 | Photo by: Jess Bonner, Director of Marketing
Katie, Spencer, and Humphrey.
Maria taking photos | Photo By: Emma Mays
Maria taking photos | Photo By: Emma Mays
Lending a hand! | This photo is from Benji, Sam, Nora, and Linnea’s photo scavenger hunt group.
Caedon and Stella walking up to the ranch | This photo is from Caedon, Ivan, Stella, and Micah’s photo scavenger hunt group.
Tyler, Alex, Cristina, and Sam with their structure from the Marshmallow Challenge.
Luc while on a hike | Photo By: Alex Owens
Emily, Josie, Billy, Jason, and the Winterline Mascot, Humphrey, during the photo scavenger hunt.
Paris | Photo from Noah, Yeukai, Paris, and Shayan’s photo scavenger hunt group
Everyone very excited to head to Biosphere 2
Caedon doing sand angels. | This photo is from Caedon, Ivan, Stella, and Micah's photo scavenger hunt group.
Caedon doing sand angels. | This photo is from Caedon, Ivan, Stella, and Micah’s photo scavenger hunt group.
Arizona views | Photo By: Alex Owens
Arizona views | Photo By: Alex Owens
Some of the group outside of Biosphere 2

 

Luc, Brogan, Cristina, and Abby at the Y | Photo By: Brittany Lane
Luc, Brogan, Cristina, and Abby at the Y | Photo By: Brittany Lane
Playing in the pool | Photo by: Brittany Lane
Lydia and Will inside of Biosphere 2

To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Photos of the Week 4/20

What an adventure it has been! Our students are on their way back from Europe and will be landing in Boston this evening. They have spent their last week in Europe on Spring Break in Prague. Once they are back in the U.S. they will finish up Trimester 3 by giving presentations on their Europe Independent Study Projects, they will also do a Startup Bootcamp focusing on business skills, prep for life after Winterline, and of course celebrate their graduation! We are so excited to see our blue and green cohorts in person and can’t wait to celebrate their success at their graduation ceremony.

Tell us which photos are your favorite in the comments below! Don’t forget, every Friday we post photos of the week. To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Hayden in Italy | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
Hayden in Italy | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
Alex and Elaine at the John Lennon Wall | Photo By: Savannah Pallazola
Alex and Elaine at the John Lennon Wall | Photo By: Savannah Pallazola
Anna and Patrick during Trimester 3
Anna and Patrick during Trimester 3
Prague | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Prague | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Liam and Alice at the Spy Museum in Berlin
Liam and Alice at the Spy Museum in Berlin
Anna and our Field Advisor Nick at BMW Driving Experience
Anna and our Field Advisor, Nick, at BMW Driving Experience
Winterline tagged on the John Lennon Wall
Winterline tagged on the John Lennon Wall
Anna and Leela during Trimester 3
Anna and Leela during Trimester 3
Elaine, Savannah, and Alex at the John Lennon Wall.
Elaine, Savannah, and Alex at the John Lennon Wall.

Hope you enjoyed our photos of the week! Remember we post new photos every Friday. To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Photos of the Week 4/13

We cannot believe that the past Trimester is coming to an end! Our students have spent the last week working on their Independent Study Projects (ISPs) across Europe. Now they are headed to Prague to meet for their Spring Break, and before we know it they’ll be back in Boston with us at HQ! Check out the photos below from our students time in Europe. ISP photos are still rolling in so be sure to keep an eye out for a blog dedicated specifically to our students projects!

Tell us which photos are your favorite in the comments below! Don’t forget, every Friday we post photos of the week. To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Alex showing some shoe at Castel dell'Ovo | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Alex showing some shoe at Castel dell’Ovo | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Erica making mosaic | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Erica making mosaic | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Alice hanging out with some swans at Leeds Castle
Alice hanging out with some swans at Leeds Castle
Anna in Italy
Anna in Italy
Meagan partnered with the Austrian National Council for her Independent Study Project (ISP)
Meagan partnered with the Austrian National Council for her Independent Study Project (ISP)
Caroline making mosaic | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Caroline making mosaic | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Alice in London's China Town
Alice in London’s China Town
Alex in Naples
Alex in Naples
Savannah checking out some mosaic tiles | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Savannah checking out some mosaic tiles | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Leeds Castle | Photo By: Alice Hart
Leeds Castle | Photo By: Alice Hart
Anna enjoying some escargot while on her ISP in France!
Anna enjoying some escargot while on her ISP in France!
Erica checking out some mosaic tiles | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Erica checking out some mosaic tiles | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Alice at Leeds Castle
Alice at Leeds Castle
Savannah making mosaic | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Savannah making mosaic | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Covent Garden London | Photo By: Alice Hart
Covent Garden London | Photo By: Alice Hart
Patrick making mosaic | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Patrick making mosaic | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat

Hope you enjoyed our photos of the week! Remember we post new photos every Friday. To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

 

Photos of the Week 4/6

Can you believe another week has come and gone? As of today all of our students are traveling on their ISPs. This means our students are traveling independently across Europe as they focus on a specific skill or skill set that interests them personally. We’ll have more photos from those adventures next week, but this week we’re sharing our favorite photos from our students finishing up their time traveling as a group together in Europe. Check out blue cohort behind the wheel at BMW and green cohort brushing up on their creative side in Venice.

Tell us which photos are your favorite in the comments below! Don’t forget, every Friday we post photos of the week. To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Green Cohort all together | Photo By: Nick Manning
Green Cohort all together | Photo By: Nick Manning
Green Cohort all together | Photo By: Nick Manning
Green Cohort all together | Photo By: Nick Manning
Rebecca and Nick, Green Cohort FA's
Rebecca and Nick, Green Cohort FA’s
Andrew enjoying Venice | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Andrew enjoying Venice | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Venice | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Venice | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Alice enjoying Venice | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Alice enjoying Venice | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Venice | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Venice | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Venice | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Venice | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Blue Cohort at BMW Driving Experience | Photo From: Patrick Galvin
Blue Cohort at BMW Driving Experience | Photo From: Patrick Galvin
Blue Cohort at BMW Driving Experience | Photo From: Patrick Galvin
Blue Cohort at BMW Driving Experience | Photo From: Patrick Galvin
Blue Cohort at BMW Driving Experience | Photo From: Patrick Galvin
Blue Cohort at BMW Driving Experience | Photo From: Patrick Galvin
Erica and Cody at BMW Driving Experience
Erica and Cody at BMW Driving Experience
Blue Cohort at BMW Driving Experience
Blue Cohort at BMW Driving Experience | Photo From: Patrick Galvin
Blue Cohort at BMW Driving Experience | Photo From: Patrick Galvin
Blue Cohort at BMW Driving Experience | Photo From: Patrick Galvin
Meagan and Caroline at BMW Driving Experience
Meagan and Caroline at BMW Driving Experience
Blue Cohort at BMW Driving Experience | Photo From: Patrick Galvin
Blue Cohort at BMW Driving Experience | Photo From: Patrick Galvin
Blue Cohort at BMW Driving Experience | Photo From: Patrick Galvin
Blue Cohort at BMW Driving Experience | Photo From: Patrick Galvin
Erica and Cody at BMW Driving Experience
Erica and Cody at BMW Driving Experience
Climbing trees | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Climbing trees | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Authentic Italian Snacking | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Authentic Italian Snacking | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Alice enjoying some authentic fish and chips
Alice enjoying some authentic fish and chips
Savannah, Meagan, and Dini with their Robot | Photo From: Meagan Kindrat
Savannah, Meagan, and Dini with their Robot | Photo From: Meagan Kindrat
Robotics | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Savannah, Meagan and Dini’s Robot | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Having fun with masks in Venice | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Having fun with masks in Venice | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Andrew and Liam making masks in Venice | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Andrew and Liam making masks in Venice | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Masks in Venice | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Masks in Venice | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Mask making in Venice | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Hayden painting a mask in Venice | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Mask making in Venice | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Mask making in Venice | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Mask making in Venice | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Mask making in Venice | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Liam making a mask in Venice | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Liam making a mask in Venice | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Mask making in Venice | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Mask making in Venice | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Mask making in Venice | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Mask making in Venice | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Mask making in Venice | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Mask making in Venice | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Hayden and Alex in Venice
Hayden and Alex in Venice

Hope you enjoyed our photos of the week! Remember we post new photos every Friday. To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Photos of the Week 3/30

During their time in Vienna, our blue and green cohorts got to share in learning about robotics. Their time together was a blast and we are excited for our groups to be combined again later in the Trimester. Green cohort is now in Venice where they are learning about mask-making and mosaics while Blue cohort has headed to Germany to test their skills behind the wheel at BMW Driving Experience.

Tell us which photos are your favorite in the comments below! Don’t forget, every Friday we post photos of the week. To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Dini and Savannah in Italy. | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Italy | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Italy | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Elaine in Venice | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Patrick in Austria | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Patrick in Austria | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Savannah and Elaine making masks in Venice | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Hayden in Austria | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Andrew and Alice in Italy
Andrew and Alice in Italy
Dini making a mask in Venice | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Learning about Robotics in Austria | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Meagan in Italy
John making a mask in Venice | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Italy | Photo By: Alice Hart
Italy | Photo By: Alice Hart
Whitaker making a mask in Venice | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Learning about Robotics in Austria | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Liam, Lex, and Andrew in Italy | Photo By: Alice Hart
Liam, Lex, and Andrew in Italy | Photo By: Alice Hart
Playing in Austria | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Italy | Photo By: Alice Hart
Italy | Photo By: Alice Hart
Learning robotics in Austria | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Savannah making a mask in Venice | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Mosaic tiles in Italy | Photo By: Alice Hart
Mosaic tiles in Italy | Photo By: Alice Hart
Learning about Robotics in Austria | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Elaine making a mask in Venice | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Austria | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Austria | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Blue cohort making masks in Venice | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Savannah making a mask in Venice | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Learning about Robotics in Austria | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Italy | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Whitaker making a mask in Venice | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Whitaker, Lex, and Sam in Austria

Hope you enjoyed our photos of the week! Remember we post new photos every Friday. To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Photos of the Week 3/23

Earlier this week our green cohort arrived in Munich, Germany while our blue cohort has settled into Venice, Italy. The past week has consisted of much excitement in regards to cooler weather, new skills, and of course amazing European food! Yesterday green cohort got into the driver’s seat with BMW where they learned defensive driving and spent most of the day behind the wheel of a beamer. Blue cohort has been focusing on the arts in Italy. Mask-making, photography, and glass blowing are just a few of the skills they will touch on while they’re there. In addition to getting the creative juices flowing, they got the chance to celebrate the birthday of our student, Savannah. Can you think of a better place to celebrate your birthday than Venice? We’re not sure if we can! Check out the photos below to get a look into the past week for yourself!

Don’t forget, every Friday we post photos of the week. Come back next week to see photos from our students time in Europe! To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Munich | Photo By: Alice Hart
Munich | Photo By: Alice Hart
Savannah in Venice | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Savannah in Venice | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
BMW Driving Experience | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
Green Cohort at BMW Driving Experience
Venice | Photo By: Savannah Pallazola
Venice | Photo By: Savannah Pallazola
BMW Driving Experience | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
BMW Driving Experience | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
BMW Driving Experience | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
BMW Driving Experience | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
Savannah celebrating her birthday in Venice
Savannah celebrating her birthday in Venice | Photo By: Erica Schultz
BMW Driving Experience | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
BMW Driving Experience | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
BMW Driving Experience | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
BMW Driving Experience | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
Meagan gliding through Venice | Photo By: Savannah Pallazola
Meagan gliding through Venice | Photo By: Savannah Pallazola
BMW Driving Experience | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
BMW Driving Experience | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
BMW Driving Experience | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
BMW Driving Experience | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
Venice | Photo By: Savannah Pallazola
Venice | Photo By: Savannah Pallazola
BMW Driving Experience | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
Natanielle behind the wheel at BMW Driving Experience | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
BMW Driving Experience | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
Hayden and Alex at BMW Driving Experience | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
BMW Driving Experience | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
BMW Driving Experience | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
Andrew at BMW Driving Experience | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
Andrew at BMW Driving Experience | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
Alice and Liam behind the wheel at BMW Driving Experience | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
Alice and Liam behind the wheel at BMW Driving Experience | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
Munich | Photo By: Alice Hart
Munich | Photo By: Alice Hart
Munich | Photo By: Alice Hart
Munich | Photo By: Alice Hart
Munich | Photo By: Alice Hart
Munich | Photo By: Alice Hart
Anna in Munich | Photo By: Alice Hart
Anna in Munich | Photo By: Alice Hart

Hope you enjoyed our photos of the week! Remember we post new photos every Friday. To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Photos of the Week 3/16

Seems like just yesterday our students were arriving for orientation in Colorado, and now they’re wrapping up Trimester 2! At the beginning of next week our students will be off to Europe to take on the adventure that is Trimester 3. There time in Southeast Asia the past couple months has been eye-opening, life-changing, and quite frankly..FUN! To hear more about their adventures be sure to check out the student voices page on our blog. To see their travels for yourself, take a look at these photos from their last couple days in India. In this post you’ll also find some photos we just received from other places they visited in Southeast Asia. We can’t wait to see what these groups do next!

Don’t forget, every Friday we post photos of the week. Come back next week to see photos from our students time in Europe! To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Our students are always learning new skills! | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Our students are always learning new skills! | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
One of the best things about visiting a new place is learning from the people who live there. | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
One of the best things about visiting a new place is learning from the people who live there. | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Learning new skills together. | Photo from: Meagan Kindrat
Learning new skills together. | Photo from: Meagan Kindrat
Dini learning new skills | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Dini learning new skills | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
India | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
India | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Cody enjoying India | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Cody enjoying India | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
How beautiful is this photo of Dini in India? | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
How beautiful is this photo of Dini in India? | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Dini enjoying the view | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Dini enjoying the view | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
A new little friend is watching | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
A new little friend is watching | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Elaine and Cody doing some food prep. | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Elaine and Cody doing some food prep. | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Elaine in India | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Elaine in India | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Liam in Thailand | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
Liam in Thailand | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
Patrick and Anna at a soccer game back in Thailand | Photo from: Anna Nickerson
Patrick and Anna at a soccer game back in Thailand | Photo from: Anna Nickerson
Kayaking at Mahindra United World College | Photo By: Erica Schultz (Field Advisor)
Blue Cohort Kayaking at Mahindra United World College | Photo By: Erica Schultz (Field Advisor)
Kayaking at Mahindra United World College | Photo By: Erica Schultz (Field Advisor)
Kayaking at Mahindra United World College | Photo By: Erica Schultz (Field Advisor)
Kayaking at Mahindra United World College | Photo By: Erica Schultz (Field Advisor)
Elaine Kayaking at Mahindra United World College | Photo By: Erica Schultz (Field Advisor)
Anna working on a bike in Cambodia | Photo From: Anna Nickerson
Anna working on a bike in Cambodia | Photo From: Anna Nickerson
Liam, Anna, and Patrick serving up some world class hospitality in Cambodia. | Photo From: Anna Nickerson
Liam, Anna, and Patrick serving up some world class hospitality in Cambodia. | Photo From: Anna Nickerson
Glitter Latte in Mumbai | Photo By: Savannah Pallazola
Glitter Latte in Mumbai | Photo By: Savannah Pallazola
Learning new skills in India | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
Learning new skills in India | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
Farming and cooking at Santulana | Photo By: Alice Hart
Farming and cooking at Santulana | Photo By: Alice Hart
Hayden in India | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
Hayden in India | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
Natanielle making a new friend in India | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
Natanielle making a new friend in India | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
Cow Kisses | Photo By: Alice Hart
Cow Kisses | Photo By: Alice Hart
Blue cohort having fun at laser tag! | Photo By: Erica Schultz (Field Advisor)
Blue cohort having fun at laser tag! | Photo By: Erica Schultz (Field Advisor)
Laser tag! | Photo By: Erica Schultz (Field Advisor)
Laser tag! | Photo By: Erica Schultz (Field Advisor)
Blue cohort ready for some laser tag! | Photo From: Erica Schultz (Field Advisor)
Blue cohort ready for some laser tag! | Photo From: Erica Schultz (Field Advisor)

Hope you enjoyed our photos of the week! Remember we post new photos every Friday. To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Photos of the Week 3/9

Can you believe Trimester 2 has almost come to an end? Over the past couple months our students have traveled across Southeast Asia where they’ve tried their hand at skills like animation, mixology, cooking, and navigation. They also had a great time celebrating Holi, the Hindu festival of colors and spring, with the students of UWC. For those who are unfamiliar, Holi marks the end of the winter season and the beginning of abundance that will come with the upcoming spring harvest. People celebrate Holi by smearing colored powder on each other’s faces, spraying colored water, and dancing. Sound like a blast? It looks even more fun than it sounds. Check out our students photos below from their celebration. We cannot wait to see what the last bit of Trimester 2 holds for our cohorts, and we’re even more excited to see the adventures they embark on during Trimester 3.

Additionally, to hear more from our students abroad, check out our student Anna’s blog! She has recently updated her site with a post about her time in Cambodia. Let us know your favorite photos of the week in the comments below! To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Andrew walking in Maharashtra | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Andrew walking in Maharashtra | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Sweet new friend abroad | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Sweet new friend abroad | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Elaine and Whitaker celebrating Holi at MUWCI | Photo By: Dini Vermaat
Elaine and Whitaker celebrating Holi at MUWCI | Photo By: Dini Vermaat
Happy Holi from Green Cohort and Friends! | Photo By: Leela Ray
Happy Holi from Green Cohort and Friends! | Photo By: Leela Ray
Natanielle and Alice covered in colors after Holi | Photo From: Alice Hart
Natanielle and Alice covered in colors after Holi | Photo From: Alice Hart
Meagan celebrating Holi at MUWCI | Photo By: Dini Vermaat
Meagan celebrating Holi at MUWCI | Photo By: Dini Vermaat
Patrick and Liam having a blast celebrating Holi | Photo By: Leela Ray
Patrick and Liam having a blast celebrating Holi | Photo By: Leela Ray
Savannah having fun at Holi at MUWCI | Photo By: Dini Vermaat
Savannah having fun at Holi at MUWCI | Photo By: Dini Vermaat
Alice and Anna enjoying Holi | Photo From: Alice Hart
Alice and Anna enjoying Holi | Photo From: Alice Hart
Alice and Anna post Holi | Photo From: Anna Nickerson
Alice and Anna post Holi | Photo From: Anna Nickerson
Patrick covered in paint while celebrating Holi | Photo By: Leela Ray
Patrick covered in paint while celebrating Holi | Photo By: Leela Ray
Blue cohort's girl squad having a blast at MUWCI | Photo By: Dini Vermaat
Blue cohort’s girl squad having a blast at MUWCI for Holi| Photo By: Dini Vermaat
Blue Cohort celebrating Holi at MUWCI | Photo By: Dini Vermaat
Blue Cohort celebrating Holi at MUWCI | Photo By: Dini Vermaat
Liam and Patrick celebrating Holi | Photo By: Leela Ray
Liam and Patrick celebrating Holi | Photo By: Leela Ray
Caroline and Erica celebrating Holi at MUWCI | Photo By: Dini Vermaat
Caroline and Erica celebrating Holi at MUWCI | Photo By: Dini Vermaat
Patrick, Liam, and Leela at Holi | Selfie from: Leela Ray
Patrick, Liam, and Leela at Holi | Selfie From: Leela Ray
Natanielle and Anna rocking their Saris. | Photo From: Anna Nickerson
Natanielle and Anna rocking their saris. | Photo From: Anna Nickerson
Anna and Alice also not sorry* about sporting their beautiful saris. | Photo From: Anna Nickerson
Anna and Alice also not sorry* about sporting their beautiful saris. | Photo From: Anna Nickerson

Hope you enjoyed our photos of the week! Remember we post new photos every Friday. To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Photos of the Week 2/23

Another week has come and gone and so have many adventures for our gap year students! Both cohorts have finished up their time in Thailand and Cambodia and they are now beginning to arrive in India. Blue arrived in India on the 21st and green cohort began their journey their last night. During their time in India they will get to tour and connect with students at the United World College there as well as learn many new skills. We are so excited for what the remainder of Trimester 2 is about to bring! Check out these photos from their last week of adventures across Southeast Asia.

Let us know your favorite photos in the comments! To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook!

Beautiful shot of Cambodia | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Beautiful shot of Cambodia | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Thailand | Photo By: Susie Childs
Thailand | Photo By: Susie Childs
Thailand Views | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Thailand Views | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Students navigated to 10 sites in Bangkok with Bangkok Vanguards. Really fun race on all different modes of transportation. | Photo By: Susie Childs
Students navigated to 10 sites in Bangkok with Bangkok Vanguards. Really fun race on all different modes of transportation. | Photo By: Susie Childs
Monkey in Thailand | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Monkey in Thailand | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Green with Bangkok Vanguards | Photo courtesy of Susie Childs, Dean of Students
Green with Bangkok Vanguards | Photo courtesy of Susie Childs, Dean of Students
Cody chilling out in Cambodia | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Cody chilling out in Cambodia | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Thailand eats | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Thailand eats | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Sleepy kitty in Cambodia | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Sleepy kitty in Cambodia | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Green with Bangkok Vanguards | Photo courtesy of Susie Childs, Dean of Students
Green with Bangkok Vanguards | Photo courtesy of Susie Childs, Dean of Students
Thailand Views | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Thailand Views | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Green with Bangkok Vanguards | Photo courtesy of Susie Childs, Dean of Students
Green with Bangkok Vanguards | Photo courtesy of Susie Childs, Dean of Students
Patrick and Lex at the Thailand soccer game
Patrick and Lex at the Thailand soccer game
Green Cohort with our Partner Organization Bangkok Vanguards | Photo By: Susie Childs
Green Cohort with our Partner Organization Bangkok Vanguards | Photo By: Susie Childs
Thailand eats | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Thailand eats | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Thailand Views | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Thailand Views | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Thai cooking | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Working with The Jump organization to learn about customer service practices. | Photo Courtesy of Susie Childs, Dean of Students
Working with The Jump organization to learn about customer service practices. | Photo Courtesy of Susie Childs, Dean of Students
Arriving in India | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Arriving in India | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Green Cohort after arriving in Pune, India | Photo Courtesy of Susie Childs, Dean of Students
Green Cohort after arriving in Pune, India | Photo Courtesy of Susie Childs, Dean of Students

Hope you enjoyed our photos of the week! Remember we post new photos every Friday. To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Photos of the Week 2/16

Our students have had many adventures over the last week. Our blue and green cohorts were together in Cambodia earlier this week where our green cohort used their new cooking skills to cook a meal for our blue cohort. Much fun was had during their time spent together. Now our green cohort is off to Thailand where they will learn skills like urban navigation, customer service, and restaurant operation. Their time in Bangkok has been kicked off with Chinese New Year activities and city exploration. We can’t wait to hear more about their adventures as they unfold! Blue cohort is staying in Cambodia where they will explore temples at Angkor Wat and visit the countryside before heading to India on Tuesday. Check out the photos below for a first hand look at their skills and adventures.

Let us know your favorite photos in the comments! To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook

Cambodia | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Cambodia | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Blue Cohort | Photo By: Susie Childs
Blue Cohort | Photo By: Susie Childs
Dini enjoying Cambodia | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Dini enjoying Cambodia | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Cambodia | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
Cambodia | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
Cody in Cambodia | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Cody in Cambodia | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Whitaker exploring Cambodia | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Whitaker exploring Cambodia | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Sunset in Cambodia | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
Sunset in Cambodia | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
Pablo taking a selfie on Anna's camera in Cambodia
Pablo taking a selfie on Anna’s camera in Cambodia
Cambodia | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Cambodia | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Meagan and Samir in Cambodia | Photo From: Meagan Kindrat
Meagan and Samir in Cambodia | Photo From: Meagan Kindrat
John having fun in Cambodia | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
John having fun in Cambodia | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Our Field Advisor, Patrick, exploring Cambodia | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Our Field Advisor, Patrick, exploring Cambodia | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Charlie exploring | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Charlie exploring | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Monkey in Cambodia | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Monkey in Cambodia | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Meagan in Cambodia | Photo From: Meagan Kindrat
Meagan in Cambodia | Photo From: Meagan Kindrat
Anna and Lex biking in Cambodia | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
Anna and Lex biking in Cambodia | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
Cambodia | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Cambodia | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Field Advisor, Patrick in Cambodia | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Field Advisor, Patrick in Cambodia | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Beautiful Cambodia | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
Beautiful Cambodia | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
Anna and Andrew in Cambodia
Anna and Andrew in Cambodia
Blue dining on the meal Green Cohort made them | Photo By: Susie Childs
Blue dining on the meal Green Cohort made them | Photo By: Susie Childs
Blue dining on the meal Green Cohort made them | Photo By: Susie Childs
Green Cohort together | Photo By: Susie Childs
Green Cohort together | Photo By: Susie Childs
Andrew learning archery | Photo By: Susie Childs
Andrew learning archery | Photo By: Susie Childs
Green Cohort Learning Archery | Photo By: Susie Childs
Green Cohort Learning Archery | Photo By: Susie Childs
Alex excited to be in Bangkok
Bangkok | Photo By: Alice Hart
Bangkok | Photo By: Alice Hart
Selfies in Bangkok | Photo By: Alice Hart
Selfies in Bangkok | Photo By: Alice Hart
Susie smiling in Bangkok

Hope you enjoyed our photos of the week! Remember we post new photos every Friday. To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Photos of the Week 2/9

Trimester 2 is all about people and culture, during this trimester our students have been mostly exploring urban landscapes and bigger cities in Asia (This week Cambodia). During the past week, our Blue cohort has been in Phnom Penh and they are now headed to Siem Reap where our Green cohort has been the past few days. Our students have been trying their hand at cooking, bike repair, new communication techniques and they have even been practicing with the circus! Check out the photos below to learn more about their skills and adventures.

Let us know your favorite photos in the comments below! To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook

Hayden exploring. | Photo By: Natanielle Huizenga
Hayden exploring. | Photo By: Natanielle Huizenga
Green cohort got the chance to practice their baking skills this week.
Green cohort got the chance to practice their baking skills this week.
Lotus Farms at Sunset | Photo By: Alice Hart
Lotus Farms at Sunset | Photo By: Alice Hart
Lotus Farms at Sunset | Photo By: Alice Hart
Lotus Farms at Sunset | Photo By: Alice Hart
Lotus Farms at Sunset | Photo By: Alice Hart
Anna exploring the Lotus Farms at sunset | Photo By: Alice Hart
The Green Cohort with the Circus
The Green Cohort having a blast with the Circus
Alice and Anna enjoying the sunrise at Angkor Wat
Alice and Anna enjoying the sunrise at Angkor Wat
Alice and Anna enjoying the sunrise at Angkor Wat
Cambodia | Photo By: Natanielle Huizenga
Cambodia | Photo By: Natanielle Huizenga
Taking a bike ride and making new friends| Photo By: Alice Hart
Taking a bike ride and making new friends| Photo By: Alice Hart
Hayden working on her bike skills | Photo By: Alice Hart
Hayden working on her bike skills | Photo By: Alice Hart
Cambodia | Photo By: Natanielle Huizenga
Cambodia | Photo By: Natanielle Huizenga
Cambodia | Photo By: Natanielle Huizenga
Cambodia | Photo By: Natanielle Huizenga
Cambodia | Photo By: Natanielle Huizenga
Cambodia | Photo By: Natanielle Huizenga
Savannah and Whitaker | Photo By: Caroline Dore
Savannah and Whitaker | Photo By: Caroline Dore
Cambodia | Photo By: Natanielle Huizenga
Cambodia | Photo By: Natanielle Huizenga
Pablo, Hayden, and Patrick enjoying the BBQ. | Photo By: Alice Hart
Pablo, Hayden, and Patrick enjoying the BBQ. | Photo By: Alice Hart
The Green Cohort enjoyed some traditional Khmer BBQ this week. | Photo By: Alice Hart
The Green Cohort enjoyed some traditional Khmer BBQ this week. | Photo By: Alice Hart
Anna and Andrew at Ankgor Wat
Anna and Andrew at Angkor Wat
Hayden mixing it up | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Hayden mixing it up | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Alex and Susie showcasing their cooking skills.
Lex and Susie showcasing their cooking skills.
Alice practicing cooking | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Alice practicing cooking her cooking skills | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Pablo, Lex, and Natanielle at Cooking School | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Pablo, Lex, and Natanielle at Cooking School | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Pablo at cooking school | Photo By: Alice Hart
Pablo at cooking school | Photo By: Alice Hart
Cambodia | Photo By: Natanielle Huizenga
Cambodia | Photo By: Natanielle Huizenga
Cambodia | Photo By: Natanielle Huizenga
Cambodia | Photo By: Natanielle Huizenga

Hope you enjoyed our photos of the week! Remember we post new photos every Friday. To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Photos of the Week 2/2

Our blue and green cohorts are both in Cambodia now! After having a life changing time in Thailand blue headed to Phnom Penh to join green cohort in learning what it’s like to be in the circus. Time spent together doesn’t stop there, our groups had a laser tag battle (photos to come) where green came out on top in a friendly battle of the cohorts. Green also ventured to the National Museum of Cambodia, where they learned a lot about the country and it’s history, while also taking lots of photos basking in the country’s beauty. Check out these photos taken by our students during their most recent adventures. We will be back again with more of our favorite photos next Friday!

Let us know your favorite photos in the comments below! To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook

Charlie hanging in the pool at the Aquarius Hotel & Urban Resort
Charlie hanging in the pool at the Aquarius Hotel & Urban Resort 
Charlie living his best life at the Aquarius Hotel & Urban Resort
Charlie living his best life at the Aquarius Hotel & Urban Resort 
New friends in Phnom Penh featuring Andrew | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
New friends in Phnom Penh featuring Andrew | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Cambodia | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Cambodia | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Blue and Green came together for a "turquoise" day at the circus | Photo By: Nick Manning
Blue and Green came together for a “turquoise” day at the circus | Photo By: Nick Manning
Green Gang took over the circus | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Green Gang took over the circus | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Leela at the circus | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Leela at the circus | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Leela at the circus | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Pablo at the circus | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Our mixology location | Photo By: Leela Ray
Our mixology location | Photo By: Leela Ray
Royal Palace, Phnom Penh | Photo By: Alice Hart
Royal Palace, Phnom Penh | Photo By: Alice Hart
Royal Palace, Phnom Penh | Photo By: Alice Hart
Royal Palace, Phnom Penh | Photo By: Alice Hart
Royal Palace, Phnom Penh | Photo By: Alice Hart
Royal Palace, Phnom Penh | Photo By: Alice Hart
Samir taking in beautiful Thailand last week | Photo By: Charlie Dickey
Samir taking in beautiful Thailand last week | Photo By: Charlie Dickey
Natanielle and Sophia traveling in Cambodia | Photo By: Leela Ray
Natanielle and Sophia traveling in Cambodia | Photo By: Leela Ray
Alice and Sophia at the National Museum of Cambodia
Alice and Anna at the National Museum of Cambodia
Alice and Anna at the National Museum of Cambodia
Alice and Sophia at the National Museum of Cambodia
Alice and Sophia at the National Museum of Cambodia
Alice and Anna at the National Museum of Cambodia
Anna and Alice at the National Museum of Cambodia
Anna and Sophia at the National Museum of Cambodia
Anna and Sophia at the National Museum of Cambodia
Sophia, Alice and Anna at the National Museum of Cambodia
Sophia, Alice and Anna at the National Museum of Cambodia
"Today's classroom" | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
“Today’s classroom” | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
"Today's classroom" | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
“Today’s classroom” | Photo By: Alex Messitidis

Hope you enjoyed our photos of the week! Remember we post new photos every Friday. To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Photos of the Week 1/26

Blue cohort has settled into Bangkok, Thailand and has been having a blast with our partner organization, Bangkok Vanguards. Meanwhile, green cohort has been learning skills like animation and mixology during their time in Cambodia. Check out these photos taken by our students during their most recent adventures. We will be back again with more of our favorite photos next Friday!

Let us know your favorite photos in the comments below! To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Patrick and Andrew in LA before heading to Cambodia | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Patrick and Andrew in LA before heading to Cambodia | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Thailand
Dini, Savannah, and Whitaker enjoying Bangkok | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Elaine at Wat Arun
Elaine at Wat Arun
Elaine at Wat Arun
Elaine at Wat Arun
Welcome to Cambodia! | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Welcome to Cambodia! | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Pablo and Andrew | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Pablo and Andrew | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Alice, Sophia, and Hayden | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Alice, Sophia, and Hayden | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Green Cohort taking in the view in Cambodia | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Green Cohort taking in the view in Cambodia | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Liam in Cambodia | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Liam in Cambodia | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Charlie, Savannah, and Meagan
Charlie, Savannah, and Meagan
Aquarius Hotel & Urban Resort Alex Messitidis
Aquarius Hotel & Urban Resort | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Winterline Global Education
Killing Fields | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Winterline Cambodia
Green cohort experienced a humbling tour of the Choeung Ek Genocidal Center. It was simultaneously heartbreaking and awe inspiring to witness the perseverance of both the Cambodian people and their culture. | Photo and Caption By: Susie Madden
Savannah and Samir
Savannah and Samir | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Thailand
Thailand | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Green Cohort enjoying Cambodia | Photo By: Leela Ray
Green Cohort enjoying Cambodia | Photo By: Leela Ray
Leela and Hayden | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Leela and Hayden | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Andrew enjoying Cambodia | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Andrew enjoying Cambodia | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Dini Thailand
Dini enjoying Thailand | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Savannah Thailand
Savannah | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Mixology Partner Photo By Alex Messitidis
Mixology Partner in Cambodia | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Alice and Sophia practicing mixology | Photo By: Alex Messitdis
Alice and Sophia practicing mixology | Photo By: Lex Messitdis
Andrew and Anna at mixology | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Andrew and Anna with the results of their mixology course | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Meagan Kindrat
Beautiful Shot of Thailand | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Savannah and John
Savannah and John | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Thailand
Caroline in Thailand | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Blue Cohort playing in the mud during their time learning about mangroves | Photo By: Bangkok Vanguards
Thailand blooms | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Savannah and Dini
Savannah and Dini enjoying delicious Thai noodles | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Andrew, Natanielle and Susie | Photo By: Lex Messitidis
Thailand
Blue Cohort traveling in Thailand | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Winterline Thailand
Charlie and Savannah at a Thailand flower market | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat

Hope you enjoyed our photos of the week! Remember we post new photos every Friday. To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Winterline Photo Contest Winners

Normally on Fridays we post our photos of the week, however both of our cohorts have finished Trimester 1 and have headed home. As our students went home for break, we asked them to submit photos for our Trimester 1 Photo Contest. The categories for submission were Friendship, Skills, and Winterline. These categories were left open to the interpretation of our students. Photos were judged anonymously by Winterline staff. This trimester all of our students’ photos were so amazing we chose three for each category. Check out our winners for each category below (photos are not in a specific order). Huge congrats to this trimester’s winners Meagan Kindrat, Alex Messitidis, Anna Nickerson, and Leela Ray!

Be sure to check out last week’s photos, if you missed them. We will be back again with more of our favorite photos next Friday!

Friendship

Photo Contest, Friendship By Leela Ray
Friendship | Photo By: Leela Ray
Photo Contest, Friendship, Meagan Kindrat
Friendship | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Photo Contest, Friendship, Anna Nickerson
Friendship | Photo By: Anna Nickerson

Skills

Photo Contest, Skills, Anna Nickerson
Skills | Photo By: Anna Nickerson
Photo Contest, Skills, Meagan Kindrat
Skills, Christian cutting some chilies for fermentation | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Photo Contest, Skills, Alex Messitidis
Skills | Photo By: Alex Messitidis

Winterline

Photo Contest, Winterline, Leela Ray
Winterline | Photo By: Leela Ray

 

Photo Contest, Winterline, Alex Messitidis
Winterline | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Photo Contest, Winterline, Anna Nickerson
Winterline | Photo By: Anna Nickerson

Let us know your favorite photos in the comments below! To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Photos of the Week 12/1

We cannot believe that it’s December and that the First Trimester is over for our gap year students. Our blue cohort headed home last week and our green cohort is preparing to head home as well. The past few months have definitely been an adventure for our students, check out the photos of our green cohort from their last week in Costa Rica below.

Don’t forget that every Friday we will be putting together our favorite photos and travel highlights from the past week. Be sure to check out last week’s photos, if you missed them. We will be back again with more of our favorite photos next Friday!

Alex Messitidis
Patrick in Costa Rica | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Leela Ray
Monteverde sunset | Photo By: Leela Ray
Leela Ray
Leela baking at her ISP | Photo From: Leela Ray
Alex Messitidis
Fun in the sun | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Alex Messitidis
Green gang at the pool | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Alex Messitidis
Andrew living the dream. | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Alex Messitidis
Flipping out for pool days | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Alex Messitidis
Pablo, always smiling | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Alex Messitidis
Perfect Pool Days in Costa Rica | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Alex Messitidis
Sophia, Alice, and Anna at the pool | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Alex Messitidis
Liam cheesin’ | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Alex Messitidis
Sunset from the butterfly garden | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Photo By: Leela Ray
Anna making a new friend | Photo By: Leela Ray
Leela Ray
Alice and Sophia enjoying Costa Rican coffee | Photo By: Leela Ray
Leela Ray
One of the most beautiful photos of Monteverde EVER | Photo By: Leela Ray
Leela Ray
Meeting new friends abroad | Photo By: Leela Ray
Alex Messitidis
Preparing a Thanksgiving meal in Costa Rica | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Jaco | Photo By: Leela Ray
Jaco | Photo By: Leela Ray

Let us know your favorite photos in the comments below! To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Photos of the Week 11/24

As November wraps up so does our first trimester for our blue cohort. As of today our blue students are headed home for their break, when they return after the holidays they will be headed to Southeast Asia. Our green cohort is finishing up their independent studies in Monteverde and they will be headed home soon as well. Check out the photos below showing what our students have been up to in Costa Rica as they learn new skills like baking, up-cycling, public-speaking and much more!

Don’t forget that every Friday we will be putting together our favorite photos and travel highlights from the past week. Be sure to check out last week’s photos, if you missed them. We will be back again with more photos from the field next Friday!

Costa Rica Rainbow
Costa Rica Rainbow | Photo By: Our Field Advisor, Sarah
coffee
Blue cohort enjoying coffee together | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Alex and Alice
Alex and Alice | Photo From: Alex Messitidis
Cinnamon rolls
Cinnamon rolls made by our students Leela and Alex at their independent study | Photo By: Alex Messitidis 
Sav and Charlie
Savannah and Charlie taking in the view | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Baking
Students baking for their independent study project | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Leela Baking
Leela baking at her independent study | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Blue Cohort
Blue Cohort ready to welcome our Dean of Students, Susie! | Photo By: Susie Childs
Monteverde
Beautiful Monteverde | Photo By: Alex Messitidis
Blue Cohort
Last night for the Blue Squad in Monteverde, Costa Rica!
views
Views | Photo By: Meagan Kindrat
Final Presentations
Final Presentations | Photo By: Susie Childs
Elaine and Whitaker
Whitaker and Elaine at their independent study final presentations | Photo By: Susie Childs
Samir
Samir at his final presentation about his ISP | Photo By: Susie Childs
Charlie
Charlie at his final presentation | Photo By: Susie Childs
Caroline
Caroline at her final ISP presentation | Photo By: Susie Childs
Dini
Dini at her independent study final presentation | Photo By: Susie Childs
Sav
Sav snacking on a favorite, papaya! | Photo By: Susie Childs
Blue and Green
Blue and green enjoying dinner together!
Blue and Green
New friendships across cohorts | Photo By: Susie Childs
Goodbyes
Saying goodbye for the Winter Break | Photo By: Charlie Dickey

Let us know your favorite photos in the comments below! To see more photos of our students in the field be sure to check out our InstagramTumblr, and Facebook.

Photos of the Week 11/17

Can you believe Trimester 1 of our 2017-2018 Gap Year is almost over? Our students are finishing up this portion of their program in Monteverde, Costa Rica. Here they have been enjoy the local vibes while also working on their independent studies (More about that to come later!) When it comes to Trimester 1, we think our student Anna puts it best,

“I am leaving for home in 2 weeks and I’m not ready to say goodbye to my Winterline family! It’s been a fantastic adventure so far that I am very grateful for.” -Anna Nickerson