Jökulsárlón, Iceland

Jim Hall

Global Hall Pass: Iceland and Greenland

I recently had the opportunity to travel to the diverse countries of Iceland and Greenland, destinations that are growing rapidly in popularity with travelers for their stunning landscapes and educational opportunities. Known as the land of ice and fire, Iceland is one of the most amazing destinatio... Read More

Boston, Massachusetts

Jim Hall

Global Hall Pass: Boston Strong

On Monday, I had the honor of running in the Boston Marathon. Running Boston is always a memorable experience. Taking in the city’s storied history while passing through the large, enthusiastic crowds cheering on runners along the course is invigorating. This year’s marathon was extra special as... Read More

Great Wall of China Skyline

Sarah Wyland

A China Check-in from CEO Jim Hall

  Earlier this month, I spent some time at the WorldStrides Shanghai office. Though China is a world away from our WorldStrides headquarters in Charlottesville, Virginia, our goal remains the same: to enhance students’ lives through educational travel. Every time I travel to the Far East, it ... Read More

Jim Hall ISA Students

Jim Hall

A Message from Jim Hall: Greetings from Paris!

Greetings from Paris! I arrived in Paris on Friday to meet with staff and students from International Studies Abroad (ISA), a premier study abroad company we acquired last month. It’s been great to put faces to names, meet many of WorldStrides’ newest employees, and talk about an exciting, promi... Read More