Archive for Aaron Banks

Living Life…Bavarian Style!

We woke up to a snowy morning in Mittenwald. The bus arrived around 8AM to bring us to Garmisch. Our bus driver, Franz, a German-Italian, brought us to the site of the 1936 Winter Olympics ski jumps. Everyone was pretty excited to be able to get so close to the actual jumps and be able […]

Not Quite There Yet…!!!

After a tearful goodbye, the group ascended the escalator to advance through the Minneapolis security checkpoint.  Everything went well except for Beau Bachman’s confiscated frosting can and box of vanilla wafers.  Nevertheless, once through security students disbanded to explore the airport and eat lunch.  It was fun to observe new friendships being formed and the […]