How Golden Key’s study abroad programs change lives

“I’m thankful to my parents, my advisor, Golden Key and the Sant’Anna Institute for providing this incredible family-like home in Sorrento.”– Jackson Zaccaria Jackson Zaccaria may be crushing it as an honors philosophy major at the University of North Carolina-Wilmington, but he also has his eye on an international law career. So Jackson lined up […]

Three Reasons to Add Studying Abroad to Your Bucket List

Want an exciting way to enhance your personal and professional life in a short amount of time? Study abroad! Why is studying abroad so important? If you ask Golden Key member Sherma Noble, she will tell you that “it gives one a wider perspective on other peoples’ way of life and their culture which will […]

SPARK Abroad in Peru: The Service Project

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 […]

SPARK Abroad in Peru: The Experience

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 […]

The Many Virtues of Studying Abroad

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 […]

GK Students Participate in Costa Rica Service Learning Trip

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 […]

GK Awards Travel Grants, Sending 18 Members to Australia

0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Eighteen Golden Key members from North America and South Africa were selected as recipients of Golden Key’s 2013 Asia-Pacific Conference Travel Grant. These individuals will receive $2,500 each (or 7500 South Africa rand) to travel to Adelaide, Australia for the 2013 GK Asia-Pacific Conference in February. Golden Key would […]