Archive for the ‘Gould Life’ Category

Quanzhou: Beach Day? Skip to Plan B

March 23, 2016
Quanzhou China Four Point 2016 Rain, Rain… (Written by Ms. Wilkerson) It rains in Quanzhou in March. We’re learning that it can rain a lot! Though today was the most rainy day we’ve had, it didn’t dampen our fun! Our…Read More

Last Day in Kunming

Last Day Kunming China 2016 Last day: Time flies when you’re having fun (Written by the Whittingtons)  Wow, how time flies! Today was our last day together with our hosts. The kids all commented about how they couldn’t believe we…Read More

Xi’an: Badminton and Paper Cutting

Xian China 2016 Badminton Badminton and Paper Cutting (Written by Mr. Shifrin) The students were given instruction on the sport of badminton and then had a chance to play each other. Everyone paired up. The laughter and enthusiasm filled…Read More

Kurt Simard Named Director of On Snow Programs

March 22, 2016
On Snow Search Ends with Kurt Simard Bethel, Maine (March 22, 2016) — Gould Academy announced recently the promotion of Kurt Simard P’16 to Director of On Snow Programs. Simard has served as the school’s…Read More

Quanzhou: Everybody was Kung Fu Fighting

Quanzhou, China blog (Written by Mr. Penley) It was another great day in Quanzhou. Despite once again having periods of “liquid sunshine” (aka rain), we still made the best our time. We started our morning…Read More

Chengdu: Big Buddha in Leshan

Chengdu Blog: Big Buddha in Leshan! (Written by Ms. Barstow) Today was the highly anticipated visit to the Giant Buddha in Leshan! It was rainy in the morning, but by the time we arrived to…Read More

Kunming: Ashima and the Stone Forest

Kunming Blog: Ashima and the Stone Forest (Written by the Whittingtons) Today was spent mostly at the Stone Forest outside of Kunming. The Stone Forest is a large formation of limestone created millions of years ago…Read More

Xi’an: Terra Cotta Warriors

Xi’an Blog: Terra Cotta Warriors (Written by Ms. Andreozzi) Today was filled with excitement as we boarded the bus with our three hosts from the Xi’an Language School and headed off to the Terra Cotta…Read More