Extracurricular Activities

Virtual Research Opportunities for High School Students

By Ivy League Potential / April 28, 2021 /

Join us for a webinar tomorrow and learn about one-on-one research projects and internships with university professors. Some students may publishing their research, win awards, and get strong recommendation letters for college. We have a network of 100+ university professors from top colleges such as Harvard, MIT, Yale, Brown, Columbia, and the University of Pennsylvania…

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A Unique High School Research Opportunity!

By Ivy League Potential / April 2, 2021 /

Recently the Society for Science announced the 2021 Regeneron Science Talent Search finalists:  “Finalists’ projects span a diverse range of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM)-related topics, including diagnostic imaging to help assess the severity of COVID-19, examining the impact of e-cigarettes on chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) development, and creating a new way to filter…

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Shadowing Physicians (Virtually)

By Ivy League Potential / March 26, 2021 /

Students who are interested in pursuing a career in medicine may be interested in looking into virtual physician shadowing opportunities. This is especially important for students interested in applying to BS/MD programs and undergraduate pre-med students.  Pre-Health Shadowing offers virtual shadowing opportunities via the Internet, since in-personal opportunities are not readily available right now. The opportunities…

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Q&A With Regeneron Winners

By Ivy League Potential / March 12, 2021 /

On March 14th, the Society for Science will be hosting a live Q&A session with the top 40 finalists of this year’s Regeneron Science Talent Search competition. This is an excellent opportunity for teens to talk with fellow peers for ideas, inspiration, and support as they think about what kind of STEM research they would like to do in the…

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The Resume Writing Kit

By Ivy League Potential / February 26, 2021 /

Many high school seniors will be submitting a resume to colleges this fall. Are you planning to do so?  Even though it’s optional, submitting a resume will help you stand out from the crowd. The activity section of the common app allows students to input up to 10 extracurricular activities, along with a one-line description for each…

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100 Things Teenagers Can Do!

By Ivy League Potential / September 10, 2020 / Comments Off on 100 Things Teenagers Can Do!

Are your teenagers sitting at home during holiday breaks? If so, what are they doing? Years ago, it was normal for teenagers to go outside, play games with friends, and spend time together talking. Over the last several years, we’ve noticed a growing trend–many teenagers don’t go outside anymore or spend time with friends. They spend many…

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