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Costa Rica
Sustainable Development Studies
Student Post

Space for My Identity in Costa Rica

by Alyssa Britton


Lightning flashed far away, too distant to hear, illuminating the night sky a rich purple for a fleeting moment. The bridge I stood on swayed with the rhythm of my...
July 18, 2018
		
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Bhutan
Himalayan Environment and Development Studies
Staff Post

Remembering Anthony Bourdain

by James Cramer, Ph.D.


Anthony Bourdain was a much-needed ambassador for fostering understanding of and appreciation for people and cultures around the world. Thus we at SFS join the worldwide chorus of those saddened...
June 26, 2018
		
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Australia
Rainforest Studies
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...
June 21, 2018
		
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Bhutan
Himalayan Environment and Development Studies
Student Post

Bhutan Adventure

by Fiona Lowry


The moment I stepped off of the plane in Paro, Bhutan my lungs filled with air so clear and fresh I felt like I had never breathed air before in...
June 15, 2018
		
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Peru
Amazon Studies
Faculty Post

VIDEO: Tracking Andean Bears in Peru

by Mark Bowler, Ph.D.


Earlier this semester, SFS Peru journeyed to Wayqecha Biological Station, on the edge of Manu National Park, to learn about bear conservation. SFS' Dr. Mark Bowler put together a video...
May 7, 2018
		
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Cambodia
Conservation and Development Studies
Staff Post

Lessons from the Tonle Sap

by Angela Hessenius


Lessons from the Tonle Sap Lake: Hope in Times of Transition Five students, one intern, one professor, and two translators get in two fiberglass boats on a shallow, muddy stream....
April 25, 2018
		
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Panama
Tropical Island Biodiversity Studies
Faculty Post

Directed Research in Panama

by Carolyn Kovacs, M.S.


The last four weeks of program at SFS are composed of Directed Research (DR). During this time students work with one of the Center's four professors on a research project...
April 20, 2018
		
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