Ecuador

An Ode to Paradise: A Study Abroad Story

The most pristine and conserved archipelago in the world, the Galapagos Islands are only 500 miles off the coast of Ecuador. The islands called my name. In addition to being home to to Darwin’s famous...

A Weekend in the Amazon: A Study Abroad Story

I opened my eyes and placed my hand five inches from my face, but in the middle of the Amazon Rainforest at nine at night I couldn't make out anything around me.. Everything was...

Be Where You Are: A Study Abroad Story

My fingers scraped the bottom of my backpack and traced the outline of my Go Pro, then my wallet, a pack of gum, snacks, and my book — but not my iPhone. Sitting in...

In the Depths of the Amazon

Thunder echoed through the jungle as a heavy rain fell upon the black Amazonian waters that surrounded our small fishing boat. Our bodies hunched over, we covered ourselves with large pieces of wrinkled tarp...
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Photo Essay: A Journey Across South America

Through stunning imagery, Anna Borisenko takes us on a journey through South America -  from Colombia in the north to Argentina in the south; from Chile in the west to Brazil in the east. Last...