Ecuador has been on our radar a lot lately. Our Sigue No Mas language and service program is based in Ecuador, and last Saturday, April 16th, Ecuador suffered a 7.8 magnitude earthquake.
Whenever natural disasters like this one occur, our hearts immediately go out to the communities, people, and wildlife that experience loss and
The benefits of being outdoors are many—fresh air, exercise, time away from electronic devices—just to name a few. Regardless of the benefits, research suggests a growing gap of youth and diversity invested, interested, and actively participating in outdoor activities.
Not only is it important for the entire population to participate in outdoor activities for the health
Experiences vs. Things
Summer vacation is upon us and there are lots of ways you could spend your time. School’s out, and about two months worth of free time lay sparkling in front of you. What can you do that will put those weeks to good use?
You could go shopping and buy some things that
“I felt my lungs inflate with the onrush of scenery—air, mountains, trees, people. I thought, ‘This is what it is to be happy.’”
― Sylvia Plath, The Bell Jar
Who says you need a significant other on Valentines Day to be happy? Sylvia Plath so beautifully expressed how all we need to do is look to the