In a search for the perfect place to put down roots, Emily recalls the communities she’s visited in the region over the last two months and throughout the state over the last three years.
Mitch ponders his daily mornings on the air — and, in general, all that comes with being on the radio.
Maddie reflects on the passage of time and the new skills she’s acquiring while in Alaska.
Laura notices signs of the seasons changing as she and the new volunteers settle in.
After her first month in Nome, Emily reflects on her last three years in Alaska and the decisions that led her to KNOM.
As she looks back on a year in Nome, exiting volunteer Courtney talks dust, dirt, and bones (in a good way).
Kristin’s volunteer year is coming to a close, and she tries to find the words to say goodbye.
Mitch reflects on his adjusting to a new time zone — and how it’s been affecting his perception of time.
Maddie contemplates the idea of culture shock through the lens of her first few months in Nome.
Laura shares photographs from her first travel opportunities, including trips to Gambell, Wales, and White Mountain.