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Team Puma visited Temple University, along with 12 other colleges, universities, tech schools and academies over their 10 day College/Career Exploration expedition during April vacation. Pictured in photo on far left: Neal Young (leader), Aidan Giasson, Alex Barstow. Back Row, left to right: Lauren Hatch, Ben Willey and Hunter Dinsmore. Middle Row, left to right: Sam Townsend, Sadie Thompson, Sierra Beal, Trevor Grant, Kate Howarth and Alaina Ennamorati (Trekkers Program Manager). Front Row, left to right: Emma Lee, Haylie Witham.

Trekkers Students Complete Two 11th Grade Expeditions

Trekkers had a very busy April with two 11th grade College/Career Exploration expeditions. A total of 25 students and eight leaders explored college and career path opportunities during their expeditions throughout New England. The students from Team Panther and Team Puma embarked on their 10-day Co… Read More

Trekkers’ Students Volunteer for WindowDressers

Trekkers’ Students Volunteer for WindowDressers

On Saturday, December 5th, nine male Trekkers students and two leaders volunteered with WindowDressers, a non-profit organization dedicated to helping Maine residents reduce heating costs, fossil fuel consumption, and CO2 emissions by lowering the amount of heat lost through windows. The student… Read More

Trekkers 10th Grade Team Panther Students Return from Cross America Expedition

Trekkers 10th Grade Team Panther Students Return from Cross America Expedition

Fourteen 10th graders and four adult leaders completed a 12-day Cross-America Trekkers expedition on July 12th. As part of Team Panther with Trekkers, a youth-mentoring organization that connects young people and caring adults through expeditionary learning, the group traveled throughout Colora… Read More

Trekkers Runs Three Expeditions in the Same Week

Trekkers Runs Three Expeditions in the Same Week

As Trekkers celebrates its 20th year of serving local youth, for the first time ever they had three educational expeditions going on at the same time. The ability of the organization to serve more students with multiple programs during the same time frame is the result of a six year expansion plan that is fo… Read More

Ride Through History 2014 - Team Panther

Ride Through History 2014 – Team Panther

Check out our photo gallery here!   Day 1 – February 14, 2014 Lindsey reporting! Team Panther’s expedition kicked off after a slight delay from the big winter storm, but it couldn’t hold us back from the epic adventure ahead of us! After some quick photos and goodbyes, we boarded Lucy and hi… Read More