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How To Use EXPLO Summer Sites[photo]

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[VIDEO] Staff Talent Show [video]



Workshop: Crew [video]



Meet Bella from Oregon

Meet Bella from Oregon
Bella, who taught herself American Sign Language and now works as a translator at concerts, describes herself as a "Jane of Many Trades" who is finally understanding the value of her varied interests here at EXPLO.
Meet Bella from Oregon



Meet Jean from Lebanon

Meet Jean from Lebanon
Jean is of Lebanese descent and currently lives in Dubai. A well travelled student, he says his explorations this summer have helped prepare him for future success.
Meet Jean from Lebanon




Meet Kaavya from India

Meet Kaavya from India
Classical dancer Kaavya has had her eyes set on a future in dance alone — but having been exposed to new interests and strengths at EXPLO, she's now reconsidering that singular path in favor of something more diversified.
Meet Kaavya from India


Meet Ethan from Virginia

Meet Ethan from Virginia
EXPLO veteran Ethan is eager to learn more of the very valuable soft-skills he acquires here at EXPLO. He hopes to use these skills in his future endeavors, which may include Filmmaking and Business.
Meet Ethan from Virginia







Meet Colby from Maine

Meet Colby from Maine
Colby has been attending EXPLO for the past eight summers, and in that time she has explored everything from interior design to criminal psychology. This year, she's giving Sports Management a try as she continues to suss out her strengths and interests. 
Meet Colby from Maine

Meet Timesea from Mississippi

Meet Timesea from Mississippi
Soft-spoken but driven, Timesea believes that the courses she is taking at EXPLO will help her contribute to her community as they continue the mission of the Black Lives Matter movement.
Meet Timesea from Mississippi







Meet Philo from California

Meet Philo from California
Philo from California likens the EXPLO community to the atmosphere he feels at basketball games — full of passion and inspiration, with a supportive group of people always cheering you on. 
Meet Philo from California






Meet Malachai from Maine

Meet Malachai from Maine
For Richard Steele Scholar Malachai, EXPLO is putting him one step closer toward his goal of working in the medical field through hands-on exploration. 
Meet Malachai from Maine

Trip: Bear Mountain [video]


Meet Alfonso from Argentina

Meet Alfonso from Argentina
Alfonso enjoys cooking, playing guitar, and playing rugby — all things that he says bring him closer to family, friends, and his community. 
Meet Alfonso from Argentina



Meet Sterling from Atlanta

Meet Sterling from Atlanta
Sterling always thought he wanted to be an engineer, but had a burgeoning interest in the psychology of the criminal mind. Here at EXPLO, he has "fallen in love" with Criminal Psychology and has been inspired to further pursue this interest in the future. 
Meet Sterling from Atlanta


Meet Nishka from England

Meet Nishka from England
Fourth time EXPLO student Nishka has taken a lot of courses and workshops over the years, but none have dazzled her quite as much as Surgical Interventions (where, yes, you really do a dissection).
Meet Nishka from England







Meet Rayyan from Saudi Arabia

Meet Rayyan from Saudi Arabia
Driven by the diverse interactions he has had at EXPLO and a desire to understand human behavior, Rayyan says he'll bring a greater sense of empathy to his work and relationships at school.
Meet Rayyan from Saudi Arabia













Main Event: Carnival Night [video]




Meet Danny from Massachusetts

Meet Danny from Massachusetts
After connecting with experts JV Hart and PEZ International, Danny's perspectives on creative writing and advertising are evolving to see the complexities associated with each of his interests. 
Meet Danny from Massachusetts


Meet Kendall from Connecticut

Meet Kendall from Connecticut
Middle school Lego coach Kendall believes her time here at EXPLO is equipping her with the necessary tools required for protecting individuals in our technologically-evolving world.
Meet Kendall from Connecticut






Meet Yat Hei from China

Meet Yat Hei from Hong Kong, Rosi from Spain, and Xinlin from China
Yat Hei, Rosi and Xinlin found lasting friendship here at EXPLO. They live and learn from their living group experience, trying new things, and overcoming challenges in their everyday life.
Meet Yat Hei from Hong Kong, Rosi from Spain, and Xinlin from China









Meet Jade and Maria from Lebanon

Meet Jade and Maria from Lebanon
Jade and Maria are both from Lebanon, but EXPLO is where they met and have become friends. That's not all they have in common — whether Filmmaking or Mechanical Engineering, each are taking risks and trying something new this summer.
Meet Jade and Maria from Lebanon

Meet Nina from Florida

Meet Nina from Florida
After an inspiring lecture from positive psychologist and teacher of NYU's most popular course, Dan Lerner at CORE Day, Nina is putting his tips for practicing positive interactions into action on campus.
Meet Nina from Florida

Trip: Marine Biology [video]





Meet Beatriz from Brazil

Meet Beatriz from Brazil
Beatriz came to EXPLO to improve her English, but says she is learning so much more than just language skills in her current courses.
Meet Beatriz from Brazil


Meet David from New York

Meet David from New York
Just one week into his EXPLO summer, David has connected with experts in his Investment Methods course whose ideas and experiences are guiding him toward future endeavors in the field.
Meet David from New York

Meet Instructor Ben from New York

Meet Instructor Ben from New York
Instructor and Residence Counselor Ben credits his time as an EXPLO student for showing him how much more of the world was available to him. He's come back this summer to teach Philosophy and to help students harness the sense of courage he found here. 
Meet Instructor Ben from New York







Meet Abbie from New York

Meet Abbie from New York
Acting doesn't just run in Abbie's blood — it's in her heart and soul. Playing different characters helps her be more empathetic and considerate of others' experiences as she explores her own strengths and interests. 
Meet Abbie from New York