Hello, my friends. It's been a long time and I apologize for taking so long to update everybody on what's been going on, but it's been a very full three (has it been so long already?) months and there is a dearth of electricity and internet in my...
Ever since I can remember, I have loved to hear stories.
Though most of my family never went to college, they are steeped in years of Indian and Hindu mythology and there is nothing more exciting to me than learning about my ancestors and their countless traditions. Even without a PhD,...
The number of options available for gap years are as plentiful as those for colleges or careers. Sure, they’ll allow you traveling opportunities, but do they all prepare you for college? Or a career? Or life?
Taking a “bridge year” with Global Citizen Year is the best option for you because it combines all of the fun with selfdiscovery and skillbuilding you need to thrive at college and in life.
Going away to college is one thing. Going away on a gap year is something else entirely. Global Citizen Year is a bridge year program for those looking for something more. Does that sound like you? A bridge year offers so many benefits; experience new cultures, language, adventure, life-long friendships and life skills that will set you up for success in college. Develop life skills and global competency and an improved sense of self-awareness and understanding all while becoming fluent in another language.
Before college, university, or the working world, many high school students pursue some time abroad. Volunteering can be a great way to do this, combining a worthwhile project with the adventures travel offers. So how can you find the best volunteer abroad or international programs for high school students? Global Citizen Year offers the experiences that will make your bridge year the best year.