Tag: trips

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 […]

5 Reasons I loved my Sophomore Summer

5 Reasons I loved my Sophomore Summer

As the summer nears its end and student begin to prepare for finals, I can’t help but reflect back to my Sophomore Summer. The season between your sophomore and junior year of college, Sophomore Summer, is one that Dartmouth students hear about from the moment […]

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 […]

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. […]