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December 3, 2020

Career Inspiring Books - An Envision by WorldStrides Holiday Gift Guide

Ask any Envision alum about our programs, and they’ll tell you they’re tons of fun and our speakers are inspiring. No matter which career field you or your student is interested in, Envision's Speaker Network has provided what could be the perfect gift this season—their books! Stoke some inspiration this season—Envision summer programs will be starting before you know it. 

 

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November 9, 2020

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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February 11, 2020
Influencers, Innovators and Inspiration

Speaker Bio: Rocket Scientist Amber S. Gell

For International Day for Women & Girls in Science, we want to applaud all the women who have contributed to the STEM fields and provided guidance and inspiration to girls who want to follow them into the world of science. Today we are featuring rocket scientist Amber S. Gell, one of our Rice University Aerospace & Aviation Academy speakers.

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March 12, 2019
Experiential Learning

Envision Your Classroom Contest 2019 Winners

We're pleased to introduce the winners of the 2019 Envision Your Classroom Contest!  Each winner will receive a $1000 grant to take their vision for creating a hands-on classroom experience to life. Read their proposals and stay tuned for future updates as they begin bringing their hand-on experiences to life!

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January 4, 2019
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The Gift of Education: A Look Back on Envision Team Member and Parent Experiences

While the season of gift giving comes to a close for 2018, it’s a firm belief at Envision that education is the gift that continues giving long after wrapping paper is discarded and batteries have run out.  Learn what Envision team members whose kids attended a program this past summer have to say about the experience.