This is a guest post by Jake Berman, participant and instructor on The Road Less Traveled for six summers in the United States and abroad. What may distinguish The Road Less Traveled from virtually all other summer experiences is the scope of its personal impact: it goes deep, it goes broad, and it lasts forever.
I was a
This is a guest post from Road Less Traveled alumnus Whitney Hall.
I first found the Road Less Traveled (RLT) just a few months after moving back to the U.S. from Tanzania, where I had volunteered for one year in 2009 as an art teacher and caregiver for children between 6 and 18 years old.
On October 8th, Caroline Altman, a Pura Vida participant, represented The Road Less Traveled at a Student Service Learning (SSL) fair at the Hoover Middle School. From 6:30-8 PM, she was in charge of a colorful RLT booth, filled with display posters and catalogs. She answered questions from families and fellow students about
Amir Patel and Olivia Tan, both Chicago residents, participated in our Namaste community service program in India this summer. They were kind enough to share their stories with us and explain what their trip meant to them.
“Namaste has been my favorite RLT program so far,” said Olivia, a rising senior at the Francis