Maddie reflects on the passage of time and the new skills she’s acquiring while in Alaska.
Kristin’s volunteer year is coming to a close, and she tries to find the words to say goodbye.
Maddie contemplates the idea of culture shock through the lens of her first few months in Nome.
After a strange week, Courtney wonders if it’s the sunlight or the changes that have her confused.
With three fellow volunteers gone from Nome, Kristin reflects on the month ahead and on how hard it is to say goodbye to the people and places she grows to love.
New volunteer Maddie reflects on all the things she never imagined she would be doing before she arrived in Alaska.
Laura revels in her most recent adventure fishing and in taking experiences as they come.
Francesca reflects on her final days as a news reporter and KNOM volunteer.
Looking back on her year, Caitlin realizes, “I am a different Caitlin than the girl who hopped off the plane one year ago… And for that I am grateful.”
Volunteer Jenn reflects on her last few weeks of service at KNOM, and a wonderful year in Nome.