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February 8, 2024
College, Career and Life Readiness

Getting into Nursing School: 3 Expert Tips for High School Students

Are you a high school student dreaming of a career in nursing? Or perhaps you're a parent researching the best path for your child to enter the healthcare field? Either way, you're in the right place.

With a growing demand for dedicated nurses, competition for nursing school admissions is on the rise. To boost your chances of getting accepted, it's crucial to understand the application process and what admissions committees are looking for! 

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January 31, 2024
College, Career and Life Readiness

5 Tips for a Successful Trip Away from Home

Angelina, one of our Alumni Ambassadors, generously agreed to write about her experience at NYLF: Medicine & Health Care for our blog! Read on for her top five tips when preparing for your next Envision by WorldStrides program. 

The idea of leaving home by yourself can seem pretty daunting, especially if you’re going to another state. I know I was nervous to be away from my family while at Envision with people I had never met before. Although it’s nice to be surrounded by the comfort of your home, there are numerous benefits to coming out of your shell and being in the company of people with the same interests as you. So, here are 5 tips I have for you to have a successful trip away from home!

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January 25, 2024
College, Career and Life Readiness

Finding High School Internships: A Comprehensive Guide

High school internships are an excellent avenue to gain hands-on experience, explore professional interests, and steer your future career pathway. This guide will help you discover how to secure high school internships that match your aspirations.

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January 15, 2024
College, Career and Life Readiness

Top 10 Frequently Asked College Admissions Questions

We’ve partnered with AcceptU, a virtual admissions planning provider, and their team, comprised entirely of former admissions officers, to offer their take on the questions asked most during the college admissions process.  

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December 21, 2023
College, Career and Life Readiness

Exploring Careers in Medicine? Start Here

 Exploring careers in medicine? Let the journey begin right here. See what your options are and how an educational travel experience can get you started.

 

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December 19, 2023
Fun & Informative

Envision by WorldStrides Announces Scholarship Program with Horton’s Kids to Provide Life-Changing, Career-Focused Experiences

We are thrilled to partner with Horton’s Kids, an award-winning DC nonprofit serving children and families in Ward 8, to provide three K-12 students with full scholarships to pursue life-changing, career-focused experiences in 2024.

Horton’s Kids empowers children growing up in DC’s most under-resourced communities so that they graduate from high school ready for success in college, career, and life. The organization serves 600 children and families living in Southeast DC neighborhoods that have been profoundly impacted by decades of disinvestment and barriers to opportunity.