California has everything—history, culture and that amazing West Coast weather. Check out these posts to learn more about California and our student trips that travel there.

Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day

Smithsonian Museum Day 2011

Museums around the country will be offering free admission on Saturday, September 24, in honor of Smithsonian’s free Museum Day… Read more

Ruth Fremson/The New York Times

Luck of the Irish

  Though many are filled with Irish pride on St. Patrick’s Day, you certainly don’t have to have ancestors from… Read more

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Alcatraz hauntings

Do you believe in ghosts?  Do you think places can be haunted?  Alcatraz, the legendary federal penitentiary, is said to… Read more