Thursday, July 20, 2017

Post-trip reflection

Megan Voorhees, Acara Associate Director and Course Instructor, reflects on the trip to Nicaragua.

Sunday, June 11, 2017

Adventures in Germany

We spent our final weekend in Munich, Germany exploring the beautiful city, where we went to Marienplatz, Siegestor, and the 1972 Olympic Park.

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Robot Competition

Today was the robot competition where we had a chance show off the hard work we accomplished over the past three weeks.

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

A night full of barbecue and conversation

We had another busy day in class preparing for the robot competition, but also found time for dinner at the house of our Swiss instructor Michael where we enjoyed talking with his friends and seeing his robot lawn mower.

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

There is the world, and then there is India

Course mentor Kenton Spading reflects on the experiences of the 2017 India Global Seminar.

Sunday, June 4, 2017

Volcano Boarding

After completing three weeks of coursework and giving final presentations, the team was ready to experience some more culture. We went on an adventure to do something that was only possible in Nicaragua—volcano boarding.

Zermatt and Gruyere

After a busy Friday and Saturday, we spent the morning shopping and exploring in the adorable town of Zermatt, including a taste of Gruyere cheese and a visit to the cheese's namesake Castle of Gruyères.