An intensive, 12-week leadership experience that equips students worldwide with powerful skills for a lifetime of social impact. Designed as a 5-7 hour per week commitment, the Academy adds an enriching layer of purpose to high school, college, travel, or work.
A deep, 8-month immersion where students live alongside the global majority in Brazil, Ecuador or India and develop the insights, skills, and network to become the leaders our world needs. Fellows build language fluency, develop resilience, and become part of a community a world away from home.
Ethan is passionate about the ocean, adventure, learning and traveling. During high school Ethan was invoved in addressing food waste, health and wellness through meditation, and ocean sustainability. Ethan's goals for his gap year are to learn more about Brazilian culture and to gather new perspectives. "The more you know, the less you need" -Yvon Chouinard.