If you were plugged in this September, chances are you saw the amazing kayaking blind journey through the Grand Canyon. Erik Weihenmayer and Lonnie Bedwell, who are both blind, navigated 277 miles of white water in what became a moving display of the power of the No Barriers Mindset.
When she connected science and the real world, a career began calling. When she connected with people outside of her Virginia neighborhood, it helped her discover herself. And when she connected international travel with her own sense of personal identity, it led her to people and place she’d never have imagined.
COSTA RICA - What can the plight of sea turtles teach a high school student uninterested in science? After the initial glow of watching a female turtle lay hundreds of eggs in the Costa Rican sand faded, two distinct feelings remained for Grace, a senior from a Chicago suburb. Passion. And depth.