The world will be his classroom

Oak Park grad postpones college to travel


GLOBE-TROTTER—Jaron Flynn will take a three-month tour in February through Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam and Myanmar as part of the Gap Year program hosted by Rustic Pathways, a company that organizes educational trips overseas for students. Courtesy photoBefore Jaron Flynn graduated from Oak Park High School last May, he was awarded a partial scholarship, but it wasn’t for college. This February, the 18-year-old Flynn will embark on a three-month tour through Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietn...

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