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December 15, 2020
Influencers, Innovators and Inspiration

One Student’s Path to Military Service: An Interview with Alumna Meredith Moore

Meredith Moore attended the National Youth Leadership Forum: National Security—Diplomacy, Intelligence & Defense in the summer of 2018. Dedicated to serving, she is preparing for the Army National Guard and has her eyes set on an appointment to the United States Military Academy, West Point. Check out her inspiring journey here!

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November 9, 2020
Influencers, Innovators and Inspiration

How To Make An Impact with STEM: A Q&A with Gitanjali Rao

"Each one of us are open to taking different risks. It’s just the ability to get out of our comfort zone and try something that we haven’t tried before." -Gitanjali Rao is an American inventor and winner of the Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge in 2017. A 3-time TEDx Speaker, in September 2018 Rao was awarded the United States Environmental Protection Agency President’s Environmental Youth Award. Gitanjali was awarded the Top “Health” Pillar Prize for the TCS Ignite Innovation Student Challenge in May 2019 for developing a diagnostic tool based on advances in genetic engineering for early diagnosis of prescription opioid addiction. Gitanjali is part of the Envision by World Strides Speaker Network, participating in the Explore STEM Alumni program.

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October 12, 2020
Influencers, Innovators and Inspiration

How to Carve Your Career Path: An Interview with Natasha Walwyn-Robinson

"I was taught from an early age to work hard, look for the good in people, and pursue higher education but never forget your heritage." Natasha Walwyn-Robinson shares her journey as a first-generation American to her role as senior legal counsel for Progress Software, a global software company headquartered in Bedford, MA. We're thrilled to have her share how to carve your career path and as part of the Speaker Network at Envision by WorldStrides, participating with the National Youth Leadership Forum: Law & CSI in Washington, D.C.

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October 7, 2020
Influencers, Innovators and Inspiration

How to Be An Inclusive Leader - Lessons from the Legal Field

Leaders are integral to the success of any organization or business! Ms. Lakeisha Mays shares the most important traits she sees for inclusive leaders in the legal field and beyond. We're delighted to have Ms. Mays as part of the Speaker Network at Envision by WorldStrides, participating with the National Youth Leadership Forum: Law & CSI in Washington, D.C.

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September 9, 2020
Influencers, Innovators and Inspiration

Speaker Spotlight: Laurie S. Kohn

We’re thrilled to feature Laurie S. Kohn as a speaker at our National Youth Leadership Forum: Law & CSI in Washington, D.C. and spotlight her on our blog. 

 

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June 29, 2020
Influencers, Innovators and Inspiration

Speaker Spotlight - Dr. Grace Mukupa

Dr. Grace Mukupa is a recognized expert in international development, agriculture, gender, community development and policy and has been a speaker for Envision at our Global Young Leaders Conference and NYLF National Security program. As we work through the COVID-19 pandemic, we reached out to her as a volunteer and global citizen to speak to her experience and give us advice on ways we can help as well.