machu picchu overlook
Colleen and friends preparing to go skydiving
Colleen with an open parachute
Colleen and a friend hugging to celebrate that they survived!

Skydiving into Senior Year

My motto throughout my time at Dartmouth has been to actively pursue things that terrify me. When my friend texted me with the spontaneous, crazy idea to go skydiving, I figured it'd be the perfect way to kick off my senior year!

colleen and her parents

Dartmouth Pride is a Family Matter: Guest Blog From a Dartmouth Mom

Dartmouth pride is contagious. It swells up, bursts out, and catches those in its path. My daughter is extremely pleased with her decision to attend Dartmouth College (and so are we!) The opportunities and experiences she has been afforded...

Colleen at the top of Mt. Machu Picchu

Back-to-back Study Abroads… You Crazy?!

When I first told my parents that I wanted to complete back-to-back study abroad programs in two very different countries (China and Peru) the summer and fall following my first year at Dartmouth, I was met with mixed emotions.