3 results for month: 11/2012


The internship is on Kauai!

Thirty-two interns and six staff members are on the island of Kauai for the next 10 days! They will be bonding as a team through work projects in the community and activities like camping and hiking. The main focus is to serve the people of the island of Kauai and help meet the needs that are there. The team will also be speaking at local high schools in the area and working with STN Kauai. (Did you know there was an STN Kauai base? More info to follow!) We are stoked to send out our internship and watch them grow in leadership and selflessness as they live the lifestyle of  'Surfers Giving Back'. Follow STN on facebook and twitter at @stn1040 for ...

Weekend Jam: Amanda & Rasmus

Surfing the Nations headquarters is swarming with a huge population of Swedes. Lucky for us, Swedes seem to be pretty on top of it in the style, fashion, design, music, and other creative realms. We are constantly presented with the opportunity to glean from their ways: some things we've adopted (fika, Swedish chocolate balls, and of course, a love for IKEA) and some things we've  just left to the Vikings (watching Donald Duck to celebrate Christmas..?) All that to say, you don't have to look much farther than Scandinavia land for something fresh and rad. This weekend's jam Amanda and Rasmus comes straight from Gothenburg. The cool thing about ...

STN Grows a Mo

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rnb6NmypnIE[/youtube] During November each year, Movember is responsible for the sprouting of moustaches on thousands of men’s faces, in the US and around the world. With their Mo's, these men raise vital awareness and funds for men's health issues, specifically prostate and testicular cancer initiatives. /// WHY MOVEMBER? 1 in 6 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in their lifetime Every 2.1 minutes, a man is diagnosed with prostate cancer Every 18.6 minutes, a man dies from prostate cancer In 2012, more than 242,000 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer and more than 28,000 men will die ...