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The Alternative Breaks @ Stanford Program exposes students to complex social and cultural issues through community visits, experiential learning, direct service, group discussion, readings, and reflection activities. Our vision is to transform students into advocates of social change on issues affecting our communities.

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  • 2019-20 ASBs and TGBs trips are established: this year we offer 11 ASBs and 3 TGBs.
  • Come learn more about 2019-20's ASB and TGB trips at the Cardinal Service Fair (9/21, 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm at Haas Center for Public Service) and Fall Student Activities Fair (9/27, 12:00-4:00 pm at White Plaza).
  • An ASB/TGB infosession will take place during the first two weeks of October for students to come talk to co-leaders and coordinators and get to know what trips we're offering this year and who the trip leaders are. Details to follow soon.
  • 2019 TGB Applications are live at the beginning of October and close Friday, October 11, 2019.
  • 2020 ASB Applications are live from Friday, October 11, 2019 to Monday, November 4, 2019.
  • 2020-21 ASB Coordinators Applications open Spring 2020.
  • 2020-21 ASB/TGB Co-Leaders Applications open Spring 2020.

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