3 Common Test Prep Mistakes from The Princeton Review

The Princeton Review has been helping students get into their top choice schools since 1981 through classroom courses, online courses and private tutoring. Today, they’d like to share some common test prep mistakes and what to do instead. Mistake 1 – Spending excessive time memorizing small details. Unlike typical college exams, almost all of the […]

SPARK Abroad in Peru: The Service Project

This is the third post in our SPARK Abroad blog series in which Associate Director of Corporate Relations, Alex Quinn, attended the trip. So far in this blog series, I’ve discussed the wonderful experience and the sites we visited. Today I’d like to talk about the impactful service project that I was fortunate to participate […]

SPARK Abroad in Peru: The Experience

As a part of Golden Key’s SPARK a Change initiative, Golden Key has partnered with EF Tours to offer SPARK Abroad–international service-learning tours to serve at-risk youth through literacy, education and real-world preparedness. SPARK Abroad trips allow attendees to experience engaging site explorations while working side-by-side with locals on community-driven projects. Golden Key hosted our […]

The Many Virtues of Studying Abroad

Golden Key International Honour Society strives to help its members become successful in every facet of life. A Golden Key member is more than an excellent student— they are well-rounded individuals who encompass leadership qualities and social consciousness, and we believe that studying abroad is a tremendous opportunity for our members to venture beyond the classroom […]

GK Students Participate in Costa Rica Service Learning Trip

For the fifth year, Golden Key’s University of Central Florida chapter offered members an amazing opportunity to participate in a Costa Rica Service Learning Trip.  Fifteen Golden Key students took the journey to Costa Rica on a Service Learning experience August 11-18, 2013. Laura Lord, the chapter’s Alumni Advisor, describes the experience: These students worked […]

Ameriprise Financial: Reaching Your Summit

Pete Athans: Learning from an expedition leaders’ adventures on Everest Pete Athans, nicknamed “Mr. Everest,” didn’t reach the summit of the world’s highest peak on his first climb, or his second, or even his third. He was turned back by violent weather, equipment failure and plain bad luck. It wasn’t until his fifth attempt in […]

GK Members Get Internships Through Dream Careers: Angela’s Story

This week we’ve shared the experiences of three Golden Key members that participated in internship programs through our partnership with Dream Careers.  Dream Careers is the world’s leading internship program provider and Golden Key has partnered up with them to provide our “Global Internship Initiative.”  Golden Key members that participate in a Dream Careers program […]

GK Members Get Internships Through Dream Careers: Alexis’ Story

This week we are sharing the experiences of four Golden Key members that participated in internship programs through our partnership with Dream Careers. On Monday, we told you about Jennifer’s experiences and yesterday we wrote about Ashley’s experiences. Dream Careers is the world’s leading internship program provider and Golden Key has partnered up with them […]

GK Members Get Internships Through Dream Careers: Ashley’s Story

Yesterday, we shared Golden Key member Jennifer’s experience with Dream Careers.  Dream Careers is the world’s leading internship program provider and Golden Key has partnered up with them to provide our “Global Internship Initiative.” Golden Key members that participate in a Dream Careers program get several special benefits such as a waived application fee. If […]

GK Members Get Internships Through Dream Careers: Jennifer’s Story

Dream Careers is the world’s leading internship program provider. As the world’s leading honor society, we at Golden Key knew they was a perfect match to partner with.  Last summer, we launched our partnership with our “Global Internship Initiative” and we are thrilled to offer this opportunity to our members again! Dream Careers helps college […]