Hansen: Omaha Westside grad finds education miles away from college
“You don't need to know how to do something. You just have to ... start doing it. And you learn,” says Grace Hack, shown atop a volcanic peak in Guatemala.
Posted: Monday, March 10, 2014 12:00 am
On her second day enrolled in a different kind of school, life tossed Grace Hack a serious pop quiz.
She pedaled a cheap bike into the sprawling city of Tuxtla Gutierrez in southeast Mexico. A thousand car horns bleated as she and her friend Andrew weaved in and out of traffic under a midday sun. Two bulky backpacks she had loaded onto the back of her bike kept smacking into her rear wheel. The temperature climbed toward 100.
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Monday, March 10, 2014 12:00 am.