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A blog about participants’ anticipations and apprehension before, during and after the program.

Author Archives: Sarah Demmer


This trip was an experience of a lifetime. We got to experience a lot of diversity along the trip, whether it was business, education, or leisure. Each country had its own feel. Some of my favorite parts were: -visiting the …

Posted in 05-May 2017 | Leave a comment

The locals

The locals in the Maldives are amazing! They are all so nice and speak great English! You can tell they are simple people that live a simple life. The worries and stress are minimal. They live the kind of life …

Posted in 05-May 2017 | Leave a comment


Today we arrived in the MALDIVES!!! This place has been a dream of mine since I was ten years old. Ever since I was little my mom would give me a beach themed calendar every Christmas. My favorite months were …

Posted in 05-May 2017 | Leave a comment