Philosophy Friday #1 | Building Confidence

April 6, 2018


"EXPLO is one of the first places where Alison really stepped up and started advocating for others... that was for her a start in real confidence, in terms of [Alison thinking]  'This is how I should behave as a citizen of the world.'"

Christine and Brett Rogers, parents of three Exploration students discuss how EXPLO has helped their children find the confidence to advocate for others, face problems head on, and calculate effective and worthwhile risk-taking. 

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Making Summer Meaningful: EXPLO and Beyond [VIDEO]

February 14, 2018


For more than 40 years, EXPLO has created remarkable teaching and learning experiences that inspire curiosity and encourage young people to embark on a lifelong journey of turning over stones, taking healthy risks, and pursuing that which they only ever imagined.

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Tags: Video, Exploration Programs, Summer Programs, Focus Programs, EXPLO at Yale, EXPLO at Wheaton, EXPLO at Wellesley

Making Summer Meaningful: EXPLO and Beyond [EXTENDED VIDEO]

January 19, 2018


Each summer, EXPLO welcome students from more than 40 states and 70 countries to our campuses where we explore the world of people and ideas, and celebrate the differences that bring us together as a community. The above video is a comprehensive overview of EXPLO summer programs played at our Info Meetings where families learn about our  two and three-week Programs. 

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Tags: Video, EXPLO at Yale, EXPLO at Wellesley, EXPLO at Wheaton, Exploration Programs

Happy New Year From EXPLO

January 3, 2018


As we welcome the year 2018, everyone here at EXPLO would like to wish you a new year full of exploration and adventure!  We put together a short slideshow of just a handful of our fun summer moments — made all the more meaningful set to the EXPLO Alma Mater, a wonderful tune composed by our former EXPLO at Wheaton's 2016 kapellmeister Greg Daigle. 

(Wondering what exactly is a kapellmeister at EXPLO at Wheaton? Find out here.)

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Thank You for an Incredible Summer

September 15, 2017

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It was another incredible summer of exploration and discovery at all of our EXPLO programs, and we have you — our unbelievable students and families — to thank for it. We miss you already and hope to see you all again in 2018. Until then, have a wonderful school year, stay curious, and keep exploring!

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One Tool: An Exploration of Personal Preference

May 1, 2017


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Tags: Alumni News, Academics, Outreach, Video

The Puppies of Explo

February 1, 2016


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Tags: Exploration Programs, English Immersion, Emergency Medicine, EXPLO Maker, Orthopedics + Sports Medicine, Sports Management, Startup Entrepreneurship, Alumni News, EXPLO Mini at Wheaton, Veterinary Science, Video, Culinary Arts, Foreign Affairs, EXPLO Marketing

Making Explo Bookmarks

December 11, 2015


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Explo at Wheaton: Faculty Welcomes our Students

June 29, 2014


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Explo HQ: Deconstructing a Smokestack

March 14, 2014


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