People, Presence, and Perseverance: My Experience at the Vanderbilt Summer Academy

At the Opening Ceremonies of Vanderbilt Summer Academy, we were introduced to three words that would guide our experiences during the three-week intensive academic program: People, Presence, and Perseverance. Throughout the three weeks spent in my Novel Writing class, I … Continue reading

Junior Summer Study Program Facilitates Immense Personal Growth

I began my summer at the St. Paul’s Advanced Studies Program (ASP), Concord, NH, with one goal: to do something that challenged or scared me every day. I, like many of my peers, fall into routines. I tend to gravitate … Continue reading

Junior Summer Stipend Recipient at Cornell University

by Nicole Martinez TERRA Environmental Research Institute, Miami, FL The following article is by Nicole Martinez, one of the recipients of the Junior Summer Stipend Award given by NEHS for summer study programs. Nicole studied at Cornell University in Ithaca, … Continue reading