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DukeEngage Costa Rica group having a discussion

The Final Leg of our Journey

Published by by Jason Atwood and Eudora Miao
July 23rd, 2017 It’s now the second to last week and it feels like time is speeding up. Our forest …
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DukeEngage Costa Rica students with their program leader and the former Minister of Environment and Energy of Costa Rica

Changing Perspectives

Published by Sunny Zhang
I applied to DukeEngage-Costa Rica hoping that my experience would shed some light on my future path. I’ve always cared …
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Three students smiling together

Embrace the Experience

Published by Jason Atwood
Three days into our DukeEngage experience in Costa Rica, biologist Mark Wainwright was guiding our group through the Cloud Forest …
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four young people posing behind tree limbs

Oh, the Places We Went!

Published by Jason Atwood, Eudora Miao
July 12th, 2017 (Wednesday) — Day 37 We are past the midway point of our DukeEngage-Costa Rica experience, and we …
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man pointing at an ant on a stick


Published by Tevin Brown
“Don’t make my mistake, kid. Don’t follow orders your whole life. Think for yourself.” This quote, from the movie Antz, …
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Students observing samples of soil

Hard Work in Costa Rica

Published by Deedra McClearn
On Wednesday, June 28, Drew, Chumi, and I drove down to La Ensenada (hotel/station) on the Nicoyo Peninsula at the …
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two young men in the woods looking up in to the trees

Updates from Costa Rica!

Published by Jason Atwood, Eudora Miao
July 28th, 2017 (Wednesday)–Day 23 It’s now day 23 and things have been flying. We spent this past week at …
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