Tag: Orientation

Una Bienvenida Original – Dartmouth Trips!

Una Bienvenida Original – Dartmouth Trips!

Trips, literalmente significando “Paseos”, es una de las muchas tradiciones de Dartmouth. Consiste de un paseo de cinco días donde un grupo de estudiantes de primer año y dos líderes exploran varios lugares de New Hampshire hasta Maine. Se puede acampar, ir en caminatas de […]

Volunteering with First Year Trips!!

Volunteering with First Year Trips!!

For three weeks before classes started, I volunteered with the First Year Trips Program, or “Trips” as we call it, as a member of Hanover Croo (HCroo). Essentially, Trips is an outdoor orientation program where incoming students are sent into the woods with 5-8 other […]

One-Twelfth Way There!

One-Twelfth Way There!

What a wild ride it’s been. People told me that ten week terms go by really fast, I never knew it would be THIS fast. I’m done with my finals today and fall 2011 term at Dartmouth has officially ended for me. We’re one twelfth […]

On the Road

This week, many of us will be going home for the first time since getting to Dartmouth. Though I thought my first weeks at college would go by slowly, it seems the time here has flown by. It seems like yesterday I was driving up […]

Welcome Home!

Trips is definitely one of the best experiences at Dartmouth. It’s very bizarre to be told as soon as you arrive that you are setting off on the “best five days of your life”. I’d just left home, was jet-lagged and thinking “what kind of crazy school […]

International Student Orientation – The Warmest Welcome

As I sat on my bed in Karachi, Pakistan, nearly 7000 miles from Dartmouth College, several thoughts rushed through my head. Dartmouth is supposed to be my home for the next four years of my life. There is excitement, but at the same time questions. […]