VISIONS Blog

April 28, 2017

In addition to living in Myanmar where he's gearing up for another VISIONS summer, Kenny has followed in the footsteps of our founding Asia programs director—Wesley Hedden—as a Princeton in Asia scholar.

March 28, 2016

Community Service with Children

NOTHING YOU DO FOR A CHILD IS EVER WASTED...

November 3, 2015

With my friend, Arkar Min Htet, whom I met at a cultural exchange in Myanmar

A two-time alum from Poughkeepsie, NY, Charlie Burns-Bahruth finished his most recent service adventure on our Myanmar program—a big shift from his first VISIONS summer in Alaska! A staunch VISIONary, Charlie was just accepted for his third program, and he'll be heading back to Myanmar in 2016.

In...

September 17, 2015

A VISIONS Myanmar Alum Recounts his Visit to this Ancient City

By Saul Glist

Traditionally there are Seven Wonders of the World, and many beautiful and spectacular sites vie for spots eight, nine, and ten. We had the honor of visiting a place that deserved the title of “Additional Wonder of the World.” That place is Bagan.

With temples, pagodas, and stupas for miles, Bagan is a vast wonderland of ancient masterpieces. On our...

January 15, 2015

Summer Program for High School Students in Myanmar

Myanmar (Burma) has recently opened its doors to tourists, fast becoming one of the most fascinating destinations in Southeast Asia.

Located on the Bay of Bengal and the Andaman Sea...