Life in the Field


Australia Bridget_Gilmore - Prime Family Land_banner edit
Rainforest Studies
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Staff Post

The Treaty of Waitangi and Ruapekapeka Pa

by Bridget Gilmore

Students with our Summer I program recently spent ten days in New Zealand. For three nights, we slept at a marae, a fenced in complex of buildings, with the Prime family. In this cross-cultural experience, students and staff lived with...
June 21, 2018
Bhutan Jesse_Lewis - Dr Purna storytelling
Himalayan Studies
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Faculty Post


by Jesse Lewis, M.S.

The merry jingle of bells fills the air as a group of shaggy ponies heaves into view around the trail bend. An old man follows nudging them along with a stick, mumbling mantras to himself under towering spruce trees draped...
March 30, 2018