Impoverished, destitute, hopeless. All words I have heard used to describe the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. The only information that most people have about life on reservations (nevertheless Pine Ridge,… Read More
One last G’day from Down Under!
We arise to our final Fanztastic (albeit eerily quiet) day here in Cairns, Australia with the bittersweet feelings of another transformational semester closing. Laughter… Read More
Flight #AV0483 is on-time and awaits an open runway for takeoff. Nine (eleven in spirit) anticipating explorers sit in his or her own reflection, heart-ache, longing, contentment, excitement, appreciation, sadness,… Read More
We want to invite all Carpe Diem Alumni and anyone that has taken a Gap Year to participate in an important survey being conducted by the American Gap Association. Please take a moment to complete this survery, your experience and insights are tremendously valuable! #gapyear ... See MoreSee Less
Interesting article from TakePart.com! We definitely agree that "Taking time off before college gives you the gift of time to learn about two essential things: yourself and the world around you." #gapyear ... See MoreSee Less
We love epic adventures abroad. But how do you keep the adventure going once you're back home? Try a #microadventure - keep the spirit of curiosity and travel alive no matter where you are and what your daily routine looks like. This guy definitely knows how to do it right: ... See MoreSee Less