Haldane High School (Cold Spring, NY). Haldane offers seniors the option for structured internships with local organizations and businesses. Meeting criteria set by the administration, these internships enable students to gain hands-on experience in the professional world and instills a strong work ethic and responsibility. A related program for freshmen is Pathways to Success, a weekly lecture series in which professionals from the community discuss their careers with students. Volunteer speakers include filmmakers, musicians, attorneys, corporate executives, and professionals in education, public service, and non-profits. This program helps students appreciate that no two paths to success are the same, while helping them envision their own unique path.