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Entries from May 2014

Last Day in Puerto Rico by Rebekah Hasselman

May 30th, 2014 · No Comments

Unfortunately, due to heavy rain falls the rain forest, El Yunque, was closed. There was a mud slide and the roads were closed but luckily today they were able to open part of the road and we were able to see Coco Falls.  A few of us were brave and climbed to the […]

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Puerto Rico - Day 7 by Steven Cruz

May 27th, 2014 · No Comments

On the seventh day of Puerto Rico our plan was to go to the rainforest. It turned out that the road on the way to the rainforest was closed due to a roadblock caused by a landslide. Even though we had to cancel our trip to the rainforest there was still plenty to do. We ended […]

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Puerto Rico - Day 6 by Mary Schild

May 27th, 2014 · No Comments

      Today we took a ferry to the beautiful island Culebra. Culebra, known as the forgotten island, is home to only 1,400 people. That is about the size of our campus. The island is full of beautiful beaches. Culebra which means snake got it’s name from the first mayor who’s last name was […]

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Puerto Rico - Day 5 by Devon Cebulko

May 27th, 2014 · No Comments

After we woke up, we went to visit the elementary school called La Escuela Desiderio Mendez Rodriguez. Although their school year is over, the principal was able to get some of the students to come and be apart of out experience there. We met the students and painted sayings on their school building […]

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Puerto Rico - Day 4 by Brianna Collins

May 27th, 2014 · No Comments

On Day 4 of Keystone College’s adventure to Puerto Rico, we found ourselves wrapped up in many different types of activities. We first went to the mayor’s office where we met his secretary Migdallia, who sat us in a legislative room and spoke to us about many of the concerns and changes that will be […]

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Puerto Rico - Day 3 by Doslah Nah

May 27th, 2014 · No Comments

Our day started with a 7:00 wake-up call as we were heading to the Caribbean Sea to swim and kill time before we had to check out later on in the day. The beach was beautiful as well as the surrounding scenery. We tanned and swam for about an hour and forty five, […]

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Kevin Perry’s Blog from Puerto Rico

May 21st, 2014 · No Comments

Today 5/19/20, we spent the day at Ponce’s school of Medicine and Health Sciences where we attended three lectures and lunch. The first lecturer was a Professor and spoke about the importance of biomedical research and how it is linked to common medicine we use today. We learned that medical research is the […]

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Notes and pictures from Haiti

May 21st, 2014 · No Comments

This summer faculty, staff, and alumni are traveling to Haiti.  Dave Porter sent us some shots!

Justin Kraky, Kassidy Evans, Stacey Trunk, and Pat Henneforth enjoy a traditional cornmeal breakfast in Gwo Jan Village, Haiti.

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Students in Puerto Rico This Summer

May 19th, 2014 · No Comments

There are a couple of courses and students going abroad this summer and will be blogging on this blog.  Follow our Keystone students as they travel around the world and share their experiences with the campus community.
The first blog was written by Paul Seiben on the trip to Puerto Rico.
The first day of Puerto Rico […]

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