Tag Archives: Tanzania

Putney Premiere: Community Service Tanzania Video

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We’re proud to publish our latest Putney Premiere, an invigorating glimpse at the magic of our community service program in Tanzania. Watch the video, and follow the links below to watch more Putney Premieres.
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Home Away From Home: Community Service Tanzania

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Our high school summer community service program in Tanzania sent us this video dispatch from their home away from home in their community service village.  Join the fun as students take us on a tour of their living space on Continue reading

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From Tanzania to Kilimanjaro to Peace Corps in Ecuador

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Check out this interview with Tristan Schreck, a 2005 alum of our summer community service program in Tanzania who climbed Mount Kilimanjaro with his leader after their month spent in the village. Tristan graduated from Drexel University with a degree Continue reading

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Featured Leader: John Linsley and Mount Kilimanjaro

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We are excited to announce that John Linsley, a four time Putney veteran, will be leading our 2012 high school summer program to Tanzania! His particular program for high school students will summit Mount KilimanjaroJohn is an alumnus Continue reading

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The Language Barrier: A College Essay by Sarah

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Sarah Kaufman is a three time alumna of Putney Student Travel’s summer programs abroad for high school students. She began in 2009 with a summer of community service in Tanzania. She continued with our summer Community Service program in Continue reading

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Touchstone: A College Essay by Annie Ristuccia

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Annie Ristuccia is a four time alumna of Putney high school community service programs abroad. She has participated in Community Service programs in Tanzania, Ecuador, Ghana, and Vietnam. Annie has worked on a variety of volunteer Continue reading

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Safari in Tanzania with Putney Student Travel

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The word “safari” entered the English lexicon from the Swahili word for “long journey”. While the Western conception of a safari began as a big-game hunt in the plains of East Africa, those on safari these days shoot nothing but Continue reading

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Putney Leaders: Hope Visits the Barn

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Hope Thornton, a longtime member of the Putney team stopped by the Barn last week to catch up with her friends and former colleagues. A six time leader of high school summer programs abroad, Hope spent summers from 2002 to … Continue reading

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