The Future of Food: Student Takeaways from the 2017 Global Leadership Summit

EF Global Leadership Summits are designed to empower the students of today to become the leaders of tomorrow, as they tackle significant global issues in eye-opening places. This weekend-long conference is paired with an immersive tour, allowing attendees to experience iconic destinations from a new perspective. You’ll watch your students learn, grow, and return home ready to tackle local challenges. But what will they think of the experience? Take a look:

“Although difficult at times, this experience was one of the best of my life. I hope to be able to use my expanded skills to benefit my community.”
– Harrison, student, PA

students sitting in circle

“This has been an incredible experience and has changed my outlook on the world for the better.”
– Lil, student, SD

students sitting

“[After this trip], I can already feel a new confidence and hunger for the world! I have had the best experience of my life.”
– Caroline, student, NC

students taking pictures

“Thanks to this amazing experience, I’m walking away a more adventurous person.”
– Ashley, student, WI

students working outside

“I finally see the potential in me that others already saw.”
– Isabella, student, TX

students work in a group

“This has been an experience of a lifetime, and I’ve loved every minute of it.”
– Gabi, student, CO

students working together

“I have made so many memories and new friends on this trip of a lifetime. I can’t wait to see all the awesome things all of us can accomplish!”
– Lindsay, student, CO

students having fun

“This trip opened me up to so many opportunities and made me realize how much I love traveling and discovering new cultures.”
– Molly, student, MA

students taking selfie

“This experience has been eye-opening and has allowed me to further connect myself with food. I am beyond grateful and I hope that I can continue to travel the world.”
– Kaelin, student, MN

students working on project

“This trip has been extremely eye-opening, to say the least. Thank you for giving me the opportunity to expand my horizons!”
– Sage, student, NJ

students at Milan vila

Global Leadership Summits can be a life changing experience for both students and teachers. Give your students a chance to put their creativity and problem-solving skills to the test. They might even create something that could one day change the world!

Want to learn more about EF’s Global Leadership Summits? See more leadership opportunities here.

Maria L.

Maria is a Content Marketing Co-op from Northeastern University. Born and raised in Panama, her ultimate travel dream is to meet a Koala and snorkel in the Great Barrier Reef.

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