Mitch reflects about his experience helping out with sled dogs.
Maddie recounts a recent journey with friends to a cabin off in the wilderness.
Laura takes a beautiful walk along the beach — and looks forward to how the landscape will change come winter.
On an evening drive near Nome, Mitch finds a delightful surprise in the sky.
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.