Articles & Press

Articles & Press

Students Look to the World, Not Just Across the Street

Lamorinda Weekly -- Teenagers sometimes wear blinders. It's easy to do: There are social events, homework, learning to drive, figuring out college applications, part-time jobs. But there is an expanding group of students who have cast their eyes more globally. They...

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Planting Trees In Ecuador

Over spring break, I joined a group of seven students from the College of William & Mary on the Branch Out service trip, TREE. We loaded onto an airplane and headed off to the dry forest in Ecuador to plant some trees. Clarification #1: The dry forest is different...

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Student exchange students make Santa Cruz ‘home’ for a week

Santa Cruz Sentinel -- Harbor High School’s "Grow Quad" played host Saturday to dozens of students not only from around the county, but also from across the world during a garden “work day” project. Most surprising to host family member Hallie Brown, 18, was just how...

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Students Look to the World, Not Just Across the Street

Lamorinda Weekly -- Teenagers sometimes wear blinders. It's easy to do: There are social events, homework, learning to drive, figuring out college applications, part-time jobs. But there is an expanding group of students who have cast their eyes more globally. They...

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International Ag Program Has Local Roots

Sonoma West -- Windsor students learn agriculture skills from Sebastopol agency The need for more organic community-based agriculture and environmental restoration is universal, judging by those involved in Global Student Embassy, who, while seemingly worlds away from...

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