Summer Journeys

Taft students and faculty travel far and wide every summer, to both learn about and make an impact on the world. Some work to make a difference closer to home. They all have remarkable stories to tell.

A Sense of Purpose

Abigail Hano '20


Abigail Hano '20 traveled to Peru over the summer to work in a medical clinic and in the local schools. The experience deepened her commitment to pursuing a career in medicine.

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A Global Perspective

Francesca Nyakora '19

For Francesca Nyakora ’19, international relations is a way of life, with family in Kenya and relatives working for the United Nations across the globe. It also led her to Yale this summer to study international affairs and global security as a Yale Young Global Scholar.

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