Evan Glenn ’19- Humans of Thacher

As second of three brothers, Evan Glenn ‘19 always felt like the odd one out. Instead of pursuing art, poetry or history, Evan always knew he wanted to reach for the stars and become an astronaut. Growing up in the quiet Boston suburb of Westwood, MA, Evan describes a rather peaceful childhood in a town … Continue reading Evan Glenn ’19- Humans of Thacher

Understanding Empowerment: Lessons Learned in the Outdoors

By Ronan Byrne CdeP 2017 It was 3 A.M. as I turned my headlamp to look uphill towards the towering mountains above us. My two partners, both ahead of me, had stopped. We had already been hiking an hour to reach the summit of Mt. Whitney for sunrise. To avoid an extra day of hiking, we … Continue reading Understanding Empowerment: Lessons Learned in the Outdoors