The Global Citizen

By | 2017-10-19T12:53:41+00:00 May 2nd, 2014|Press|

- Story by Nancy Yang During her four months in Central America with The Traveling School, 16-year-old Ruthy Bondurant learned the kinds of cultural lessons only firsthand experience can teach. When 16-year-old Ruthy Bondurant started preparing for a semester with The Traveling School, she wasn’t worried about sleeping in tents or navigating rugged terrain. She wasn’t [...]

Rooney Mara: The Changeling

By | 2017-10-19T12:53:41+00:00 May 2nd, 2014|Press|

-Article by Hamish Bowles Hauntingly beautiful and more than a little mysterious, Rooney Mara is Hollywood’s most enigmatic leading lady. “I feel a little, like . . . schizophrenic,” confides Rooney Mara of the quartet of radically different roles that she has taken on in the intense, whirlwind working year since David Fincher’s The Girl with [...]

Teen Vogue – The Coolest High Schools Across the Country

By | 2017-10-19T12:53:41+00:00 May 2nd, 2014|Press|

-Article by Heather Schwedel "High school is closer to the core of the American experience than anything else I can think of," Kurt Vonnegut (an author you'll find on many an AP English syllabus) wrote. And it's true, there's something about the mythos—gym class, late bells, lockers, Scantrons, homecoming, prom—that does seem undeniably all-American. But [...]