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Jen Tomasso

Jen Tomasso

— University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth Going to Ladahk on the Wisdom Study Abroad Program changed my life. I have never been anywhere in my life that I have felt pulling me back, and I feel Ladahk pulling me back. I loved all of the local people we met. Everyone was so kind. The sites were… Continued
Adam Enes

Adam Enes

— Castleton University Dear Jim, I am happy to inform you that I have recently accepted the offer to the International Studies Program at the University of Denver in the Josef Korbel School! I will start my first semester in Denver in early September 2016 . I plan on obtaining a Masters in… Continued
Jeanette Prescott

Jeanette Prescott

— Castleton University Hi Jim, It’s been a very long time since we’ve been in touch! I have been living in the Bay Area for close to three years now and have finally decided it’s time to go back to school. I am currently taking two education courses as prerequisites for the Single Subject… Continued
Charmaine Ushkow

Charmaine Ushkow

— Saint Michael’s College Two sons. Two trips. Two fabulous experiences. When my first son, Ben, told me about his plans to travel to India with a total stranger, it shouldn’t come as a surprise that I was a bit hesitant to let him go. He needed the credits to graduate, so I did… Continued
Amber Hodgkins

Amber Hodgkins

— U. Mass. Hi Jim!!! Just wanted to say hi! I miss India like no other and cannot wait to go back someday! I’m emailing to let you know just how life changing that trip to India was for me. I think about it at least once a week and I am so thankful I… Continued
Eliot Kersgaard

Eliot Kersgaard

— University of Colorado, Boulder Two years ago I participated on a Wisdom Study Abroad program to Tibet with Jim Hagan. From before we left JFK, it was clear that every one of Jim’s trips was still very special for him. An extraordinary and unique opportunity to experience new things and take in each… Continued
Nick Bailey

Nick Bailey

— University of Colorado Hi Jim. Just checking in with you. I am preparing to return to India this month for the first time in 6 years since my 2009 Ladakh, India program with Wisdom Study Abroad. My time in India with you was an invaluable experience that helped shape my perception of the… Continued
Gianna Contillo

Gianna Contillo

— Rhode Island College “When I first saw the Wisdom Study Abroad flyer on my college campus that advertised the study abroad program to India 2014/2015, I immediately knew I needed to go on the trip. When I signed up I really had no idea what I was in for, but I knew I… Continued
Annie Clifford

Annie Clifford

— University of Maine This past winter break I decided to join one of Jim’s Wisdom Study Abroad programs to India. Within the first day of being in this other world, I was very thankful to have gone with Jim as my teacher and leader. He was so informative and he became the father… Continued
Alex Harcourt

Alex Harcourt

— Johnson State College Hey Jim, I Just wanted to take a second to say thanks again. I can’t imagine what it would have been like to attempt a visit to India without having such a fantastic guide/professor/mentor such as yourself organize and come on the trip. Truthfully, I actually cannot begin to… Continued