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[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]Hill '17, Greece, 4/27/2015 The Peacefulness of the Ocean For the past five days we have been sea kayaking around different islands in Greece. It was so amazing. Over the five days, we went to three different islands in the...

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[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]The Mongolia group has emerged from remote Western Mongolia with stories and photos. . . Noah '15, Mongolia, 4/13/2015 We began our day with a delicious breakfast consisting of a rice dish accompanied by a selection of homemade jams and...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]Noah '16, Mongolia, 4/23/2015 We started the day bright and early with a sickeningly large breakfast. After breakfast, we walked to a school where Callahan and I taught English to a group of high school students. Their eagerness to...

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]The Freshmen and Sophomores traveling in Greece are exploring Delphi, considered by the ancient Greeks to be the Center of the Earth. We received the following word from their guide: From speaking with Brady, Claire, and the students they...

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[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]Tanner '18, Greece, 4/20/2015 The day started cold and cloudy with no hint of sun. Today, we left mainland Greece and started traveling to the island of Skopelos. . . Everyone's spirits were high, but we were all exhausted...