What I’m Thankful for: The Year of the Woman

THIS YEAR, LET’S MAKE GIRLS HARD TO IGNORE! Now that’s an organizational mission I can get behind! I’m not alone in that quest; there are more and more amazing organizations, books, documentaries, even hashtags out there celebrating strong girls and women. I’d say it’s about time! Need examples? There are fun-loving testaments to badass females [...]

By | 2018-11-23T16:08:18+00:00 November 19th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

International Day of the Girl 2018

International Day of the Girl, October 11, 2018 What is International Day of the Girl? The United Nations declared this day to recognize girls’ rights and the unique challenges girls face around the world. Learn more here.  “Adolescent girls have the right to a safe, educated, and healthy life, not only during these critical formative [...]

By | 2018-10-10T17:01:10+00:00 October 10th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Reflections from Cameroon

Alumna Spotlight - Ceely Heck (TTS 16- Fall 2010)   Ceely is currently serving in the Peace Corps in Cameroon.  She took some time out of her busy schedule to reflect on her semester in Southern Africa with The Traveling School and how it continues to impact her today, over eight [...]

By | 2018-10-02T14:33:22+00:00 September 26th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Memories of Africa

Last fall, participants in The Traveling School’s southern Africa semester had the opportunity to experience Zambia, Botswana, Namibia, and South Africa in an incredibly personal way. This group of students, and their bus, Big Blue, embarked on an academic adventure graced with the spray of the Zambezi River, friendships formed with members of a San [...]

By | 2018-07-24T10:00:58+00:00 July 23rd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

South America – TTS31

Welcome to Spring 2018 blog- South America   Thank you!  Dear TTS31 Family, As our journey comes to a close, we are filled with gratitude for the many people who have made this semester possible. As is customary with a grand adventure, we are in disbelief how quickly three and half months have passed and [...]

By | 2018-06-12T15:25:17+00:00 January 24th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

15 Reasons to give to The Traveling School this year!

Are you wondering ‘why should I give to The Traveling School’? Well, we’ve a got 15 reasons to contribute to the The Traveling School financial aid fund to celebrate our 15th year: Reason #15: Donating makes you feel good! We’re not kidding! Studies have shown that donating can boost your mood, increase brain activity and [...]

By | 2017-11-28T12:31:01+00:00 November 28th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

TTS20 Celebrating 5 Years

Alumnae Scholarship The TTS20 Alumnae have traveled far and wide since their Traveling School semester in 2012. They’ve begun to realize their passions and mold them into college degrees and careers. Their Traveling School semester shaped them.  "TTS not only gave me a sense of my self worth, but a realization that I had strength - [...]

By | 2017-10-19T12:53:40+00:00 November 11th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments