13-17yrs

13-17yrs, 18 & over, career exploration, Motivational (Coaching, personal development

Opportunity:Believing is Achieving – Part II


Seeking Opportunity to get what you want One of the great things about emerging leaders is that they are determined to achieve something great. They look for opportunities and take many different paths to get to their goals, but in the end, they make it work and sometimes make sacrifices to get where they need

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13-17yrs, civic duty, commentary, personal development

New York Historical Society offers free Saturday Programs


New York Historical Society has a nationally-recognized Student Historian Internship Program (link to apply below). They are accepting applications for the 2015-2016 academic year. Interns this year will develop their research and public speaking skills and host a museum event of their own, all while learning more about careers in museums and libraries. This semester, they

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13-17yrs, 18 & over, 8-12yrs, civic duty, commentary, Education, inspirational, Motivational (Coaching, Speaking, etc), personal development

Wendell Pierce discusses author debut and humanity


“I have a newfound respect for authors. The hardest part was the writing. The easiest part was also the writing. Once it starts flowing, it’s incredible and comes at the strangest times,” says actor, Tony Award-winning producer, and jazz enthusiast, Wendell Pierce. “Watching a baseball game, you’ve got to stop and find something to write

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13-17yrs, 18 & over, career exploration, personal development

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Museum Host Design Fair


Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum is hosting its 10th annual Teen Design Fair, where teens talk with top designers working in the fields of fashion, product design, architecture, graphic design, and more! The winners of the 2015 National Design Awards and designers from leading companies will be available  at the Smithsonian to answer questions about

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13-17yrs, 18 & over, 8-12yrs, Blog, Uncategorized

Childhood Cancer Awareness Month


 Sometimes Real Super Heroes Lives in the Heart of Small Children Fighting Big Battles September is Childhood Cancer Awareness month and this is the time we honor and remember the children and the families affected by this disease, and  bring about awareness and rally support to give children with cancer a better outcome by supporting

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13-17yrs, 18 & over

College: 8 tips to maximize your experience!


The biggest mistake a vast majority of college students make is assuming college is mostly about memorizing facts and graduating with straight A’s. While learning fundamental concepts in the classroom is important, viewing it in this manner only means you’re definitely not acquiring the most value for your tuition dollars (and time). Here are 8

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