Samantha Power Advises Foreign Affairs Students: Get Close and Know Something

October 30, 2017

Photograph: Official White House/Pete Souza

“I meet a lot of young people these days who say, ‘I want to change the world!’ And I have no idea what they’re talking about. There’s no such thing as changing the world. There’s no such thing. You have to choose your little piece of it.” 

This was Samantha Power’s advice when she met with EXPLO Foreign Affairs students to discuss her journey from journalist to human rights leader just months after stepping away from her post as U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations for President Barack Obama.

Read More

Tags: EXPLO at Yale, Foreign Affairs

The Puppies of Explo

February 1, 2016

 

Read More

Tags: Exploration Programs, English Immersion, Emergency Medicine, EXPLO Maker, Orthopedics + Sports Medicine, Sports Management, Startup Entrepreneurship, Alumni News, EXPLO Mini at Wheaton, Veterinary Science, Video, Culinary Arts, Foreign Affairs, EXPLO Marketing

White Out! NYC + Long Island, We're Having an Info Meeting Do-Over

January 27, 2016
Last weekend, Winter Storm Jonas disrupted Explo's info meetings in New York City and Long Island. So we're launching a do-over, and invite all New York City and Long Island families to join us to come find out more about Explo during the weekend of February 6 and 7.
Read More

Tags: Exploration Programs, English Immersion, Emergency Medicine, EXPLO Maker, Orthopedics + Sports Medicine, Sports Management, Startup Entrepreneurship, Alumni News, EXPLO Mini at Wheaton, Veterinary Science, Culinary Arts, Foreign Affairs, EXPLO Marketing

Our Thoughts are with the People of Beirut and Paris

November 15, 2015
Watching the news unfold about the bombings in Beirut on Thursday and the brutal attacks that took place in Paris on Friday night, we at Explo want to share our heartfelt condolences and support to all those affected by these tragedies.
Read More

Tags: Exploration Programs, English Immersion, Emergency Medicine, EXPLO Maker, Orthopedics + Sports Medicine, Sports Management, Startup Entrepreneurship, Alumni News, EXPLO Mini at Wheaton, Veterinary Science, Culinary Arts, Foreign Affairs, EXPLO Marketing

Tilling the Soil and Maximizing Impact: Law Professor James Forman Jr.

April 17, 2015
James Forman Jr. (Explo Faculty 1986-88) is a clinical professor of law and a supervising attorney at Yale Law School. He is also the co-founder of the Maya Angelou Public Charter School In Washington, DC. Previously, Forman clerked on the Supreme Court for Justice Sandra Day O'Connor. This summer, Forman will be a Scholar in Residence at Explo at Yale. In advance of the Program, Forman spent some time chatting with us about his Explo experience and the features of his career in law and education. Below you will find excerpts from that conversation.
Read More

Tags: Exploration Programs, Emergency Medicine, EXPLO Mini at Wheaton, Culinary Arts, Foreign Affairs, EXPLO Marketing

How to Navigate Explo Live

June 29, 2014
On Explo Live, you'll discover slideshows, videos, student conversations, and quotes from all three of our campuses, letting you catch a glimpse of just how much our students do in a day — and how much fun they have doing it. Below, we'll break down the basics of Explo Live, so you can tailor your experience in the way that works best for you.
Read More

Tags: Exploration Programs, English Immersion, Emergency Medicine, Orthopedics + Sports Medicine, Startup Entrepreneurship, Alumni News, EXPLO Mini at Wheaton, Veterinary Science, Culinary Arts, Foreign Affairs, EXPLO Marketing

Explo Welcomes Dr. Zhao to Curriculum Advisory Committee

December 30, 2013
Explo is thrilled to announce that internationally acclaimed scholar, author, and speaker, Dr. Yong Zhao, has joined the Explo Curriculum Advisory Committee. (Photo courtesy of Transforming Education.)
Read More

Tags: Exploration Programs, English Immersion, Emergency Medicine, Orthopedics + Sports Medicine, Startup Entrepreneurship, Alumni News, EXPLO Mini at Wheaton, Veterinary Science, Culinary Arts, Foreign Affairs, EXPLO Marketing

Explo's Boston Marathon Scholars

November 4, 2013
In the summer of 2013, Explo gave scholarships to 17 children of Boston Emergency Services Department members who were first responders at the Boston Marathon bombings. This fall, Boston EMS honored us with a special citation for our contribution.
Read More

Tags: Exploration Programs, English Immersion, Emergency Medicine, Orthopedics + Sports Medicine, Startup Entrepreneurship, Alumni News, EXPLO Mini at Wheaton, Veterinary Science, Culinary Arts, Foreign Affairs, EXPLO Marketing

Explo: Greetings, Double Robot!

June 21, 2013
The ability to talk face-to-face — when you're actually miles apart from one another — is awesome. The ability to do that while also "walking" (or in this case, rolling) alongside that person is mind boggling. And very, very cool.
Read More

Tags: Exploration Programs, English Immersion, Emergency Medicine, Orthopedics + Sports Medicine, Startup Entrepreneurship, Alumni News, Veterinary Science, Culinary Arts, Foreign Affairs, EXPLO Marketing

Explo: A Good Omen for Summer 2013

June 18, 2013
We couldn't think of a more perfect way to kick off our 2013 summer season — could you?
Read More

Tags: Exploration Programs, English Immersion, Emergency Medicine, Orthopedics + Sports Medicine, Startup Entrepreneurship, Alumni News, Veterinary Science, Culinary Arts, Foreign Affairs, EXPLO Marketing

Subscribe to Our
Exploring Education Newsletter