The following is a post by Fall 2014 Gap Year fellow Sharan Gala. Directly following his enriching gap year, Sharan has decided to attend the California College of Arts to study graphic design.Read More
Wouldn't it be great if everyone could take a gap year?
The majority of Americans don't take a year to explore their interests, participate in an internship and travel before heading off to college. Even fewer decide to take that time after...Read More
Taylor Fogarty was a fellow during UnCollege’s Winter 2014 Gap Year, a year-long program which helps students take control of their education. During Gap Year, Taylor traveled to Spain and participated in multiple enriching internships in the...Read More
The following is a guest post by our friend and criminal & juvenile defense lawyer Kevin Snyder. Although the topic of this post isn't one we would normally feature on our blog, we do publish whatever we can to help families prepare young adults...Read More
When I started my new job last year, I found myself in a position I’d never been in – without a direct boss in my department. For many people, the freedom associated with planning and executing your own strategy is a dream job. In many ways it...Read More
Not everyone in the UnCollege community is an unschooler, college dropout or some sort of academic deviant. No matter how “alternative” we are, we have one thing in common – we are all are actively learning and searching for new ways to improve...Read More