Tag Archives: class of 2013

Arrival in Bali

(written by Sara Levin, photographs by Martin Smit) We made it to Bali on Friday evening accompanied by Wendy and Tom who joined us for the second leg of our trip.  Bali is fresh and fragrant with bright flowers found … Continue reading

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Pulau Ubin

(written by Nate Tschaenn, photographs by Abby Johnson) On our last full day in Singapore, we took a trip away from the many tall buildings of mainland Singapore to a smaller, largely uninhabited island on the northeast side of Singapore … Continue reading

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Gardens by the Bay & HortPark

January 11, 2012 – Gardens by the Bay & HortPark, Singapore (written by Quill Teal-Sullivan, photographs by Wonsoon Park and Sara Levin) The past two days have been full to the brim with visits to many of Singapore’s beautiful parks … Continue reading

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Singapore Botanic Gardens and CUGE

January 9, 2012 – Singapore Botanic Gardens, Singapore (written by Wonsoon Park, photographs by Martin Smit and Wonsoon Park ) Even though Singapore can be very hot and humid the weather was cool enough for us to forget about our … Continue reading

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Safely in Singapore

January 8, 2012 – Singapore Zoo, Singapore (written by Martin Smit, photographs by Nate Tschaenn ) Everything went seamlessly as our group all ascended on Singapore from various corners of the earth. The drive to the hotel immediately blew us … Continue reading

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Travel to Singapore and Indonesia: follow us

This January the first year fellows will be traveling to Singapore and Indonesia for what promises to be an amazing International Experience 2012. Longwood staff members, Shawn Kister and Sharon Loving, will be joining for the Singapore leg of the … Continue reading

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Philadelphia’s Park System, Fairmount Park

August 26, 2011 – Fairmount Park, PA (written by Abby Johnson, photographs by Quill Teal-Sullivan) Mr. Tee Jay Boudreau, Special Projects Manager at Fairmount Park gave students a behind the scenes tour of Fairmount Park.  Tee Jay Boudreau is a … Continue reading

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Chanticleer, a Pleasure Garden

August 19, 2011 – Chanticleer, PA (written by Quill Teal-Sullivan, photographs by Nate Tschaenn) The third destination for the First Year Fellows’ summer fieldtrip series was Chanticleer, a 35-acre estate garden along the Philadelphia mainline.  Once the home of the … Continue reading

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First year Fellows visit Tyler Arboretum

July 29, 2011 – Tyler Arboretum, PA (written by Martin Smit, photographs by Abby Johnson and Nate Tschaenn) With a documented history stretching back to 1681, when William Penn released the property to Thomas Minshall, the Tyler Arboretum has a … Continue reading

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Longwood Fellows “POP” into the Scott Arboretum!

(written by Sara Levin, photographs by Raakel Toppila) The Professional Outreach Project (POP) is an annual collaboration between the Longwood Graduate Fellows and various horticulture organizations.  Recent projects have included developing a garden design concept for the Delaware Health and … Continue reading

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