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Written by Avery
With our big bags stored and our goodbyes said we headed across the Laxman Jhula bridge to the last leg of our whirlwind India adventure. In the… Read More
Written by Maya
Hello friends and family! As we head into our last week we are feeling very bittersweet. We are all very excited to go home and get to… Read More
Written by Adalyn
A few weeks ago, Owen bought a razor to shave his head. After Leighton agreed to help him, they went to the roof of our Ouarzazate apartment… Read More
Greetings, Family and Friends of the Spring 2018 Hongi Crew:
The group has landed safely in Christchurch!
They are now exploring the city; setting intentions for the next 3 months;… Read More
By Katherine, Taylor, and Grace
Thailand is absolutey amazing.
We’ve already experienced and learned so much and we love it here. This is our third day here. We are staying… Read More
Dear loved ones,
After a beautiful excursion through the pristine wilderness of the Himalayas, we’ve stopped in the rolling hills of Darjeeling for a few days of rest. We’ve found… Read More
Living on the other side of the world… An idea I would never have seen coming a year ago as I put an end to my tenure in high school.… Read More
I really hadnt thought to much about what adventures were coming my way, the people I was going to meet, or things I was going to see. I was pretty… Read More
Nothing makes us feel simultaneously ooey, gooey, inspired, at peace, excited, calm, creamy like a good ol' sunrise or sunset.
Be it the passing of the time, the incredible colors, or… Read More
Finding balance is no easy task, especially amidst the craziness that ensues from international travel.
Crowded streets, horns honking, people shouting, another bus/train/airplane to catch. Phoning home, figuring out your… Read More
To learn about a culture while working alongside people from that culture is a gift not many are afforded.
The friendships, relationships, skills, and memories you each created while volunteering on… Read More
At the risk of sounding like a reject cheer squad….
"We've got spirit, yeah yeah we've got SPIRIT!!!"
No, we're not trying to bring it on, but yes, we are… Read More
Not that we needed any convincing that our planet is absolutely beautiful, but DAAAANG, your #NATURE photo submissions were INCREDIBLE!
Seems like everyday is earth day on semester (not that… Read More
Sometimes you can forget where you went, how you got there, or what you did, but it is rare to forget the people you share such a powerful experience with.
One… Read More
This week: Free for all!
Calling all alumni! Ready to make every day a #TBT? Post your favorite photos from your Carpe Diem Education semester, and enter to win $50… Read More
Hello family and friends of Carpe Diem students. I’m Kylie and I’m our group’s first “blogger”! I’m writing from an awesome Internet cafe in Jinja, Uganda to update you all… Read More
Just now, I Googled the definition of “frazzled” and this is what I got.
1. completely exhausted.
2. cause to shrivel up with burning.
These both perfectly apply to my… Read More
Greetings and welcome to Carpe Diem Education.
Carpe Diem Education
offers 3-month semesters designed for college students, GAP year students, and high school seniors.… Read More