• Carleton Liberal Arts Experience (CLAE) 2018

    Posted by Karen Talbot on 2/23/2018 10:35:00 AM

    Dear Students and Parents,

    The Carleton Liberal Arts Experience (CLAE) is designed to introduce the benefits of a liberal arts education to students of African American descent, or students who have an interest in African American culture,  and  have just completed their sophomore year of high school.  This is a highly selective, weeklong progrom that allows students to:

    • take classes from Carleton professors
    • live on campus 
    • and learn what it takes to be a successful college-bound student

    CLAE will take place July 7-14, 2018.  Full scholarships are available.  

    Students can apply oneline at go.carleton.edu/clae

    Student application deadline is April 1, 2018.

    Comments (-1)
  • University of Alabama Summer on Campus 2018

    Posted by Karen Talbot on 2/23/2018 9:40:00 AM

    Dear Students and Parents,

    The University of Alabama is accepting applicatations to their Summer on Campus 2018 program.


    • Any student who has successfully passed UAEC 200:College Readiness Course and is in good academic standing
    • Seniors (2018 graduates) remain eligible for UAEC through the summer after graduation


    • Application process is now open (application process includes letters of recommendation)
    • Deadline to apply:  Summer I Term (May 29-June 28) - SOC application deadline is May 11, 2018; Summer II Term (July 5-August 3) - SOC applicaton deadline is June 18, 2018.


    • Live in a premier residence hall on The University of Alabama campus
    • Take two classes with other college students
    • Participate in fun, engaging social activities
    • Meet other UAEC students from across the country

    Please call or email with any questions at 205-348-7083 or earlycollege@ua.edu, or visit the website at uaearlycollege.ua.edu


    Comments (-1)
  • Trinitas Medical Explorers Program

    Posted by Karen Talbot on 2/15/2018 1:15:00 PM

    Dear Students and Parents,

    The Boy Scouts of American in conjunction with Trinitas Regional Medical Center, is sponsoring an explorers post for those interested in health care, physical therapy, nutritions, nursing IT, and other healty care careers.

    This is a co-ed program for teens 14-18 years old.  Meets every first Monday from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. 

    For more information, please see the attached flyer:Trinitas Medical Explorers

    Comments (-1)
  • Trinitas Medical Mentoring Program 2018

    Posted by Karen Talbot on 2/15/2018 12:50:00 PM

    Dear students and parents,

    Trinitas Regional Medical Center is offering s program to high achieving students to have an opportunity to shadow Medical Residents and Attending Physicians, particpate in patient care rounds, attend lectures, and observe in all diagnostic and specialty ares including the Operating Room, Intensive Care Unit and Emergency Department.   There are two, one-week sessions.  

    Please see the attached flyer for more information and how to apply: Trinitas Medical Mentor Progam 2018

    Comments (-1)
  • Trinitas Regional Medical Center Nursing Camp & Medical Explorers 2018

    Posted by Karen Talbot on 2/15/2018 12:20:00 PM

    Dear Students and Parents:

    Trinitas Regional Medical Center is pleased to again offer students a wonderful opportunity to explore careers within the nursing profession:  Nursing Camp 2018.

    This program conisists of six, one-week programs, which will take students on an in-depth exploration of nursing and associated healthcare professional careers in the hospital setting. Eligible students may indicate their week of preference.  The program is totally free to students, and space is limited to 10 students per session.  Trinitas will be accepting those highly motivated, academically qualified students. 

    Request an application by visiting:  www.TrinitasRMC.org/NurseCamp.  APPLICATIONS BECOME AVAILABLE MARCH 1.

    Please see the attached flyers for more information:  Trinitas Nursing Camp 2018



    Comments (-1)
  • Cornell University Summer College 2018

    Posted by Karen Talbot on 2/15/2018 10:00:00 AM

    Dear Students and Parents,

    Cornell University Summer College, their precollge programs for high school students, is offering a six-week course entitled Cornell Engineering Experience, from June 23 to August 7, 2018.  This program provides high school juniors and seniors an opportunity to learn from faculty members in Cornell's distinguished College of Engineering, as well as from Cornell graduate and undergraduate engineering students.

    Students will earn 6 to 8 college credits from Cornell as they explore of variety of engineering fields, including mechanical, electrical, computer, materials and biological engineering.  Students will have the opportunity to:

    • team up with fellow students to apply their growing knowledge to find a sustainable and creative solution to a design challenge in the area of engergy conservation.
    •  hear about the latest research and technology from leading faculty members and practitioners and wittness inner workings of some of Cornell's most technology advanced facilities.
    • gain hands-on experience in weekly laboratories, join group design projects, and cultivate the study skills necessary to excel in and undergratuate engineering program.

    Other available areas of programs are:  Architecture, Art, Design, and Fashion; Business and Hospitality; College Success; Computer Science, Engineering, and Robotics; Debate, Literature, and Songwriting; English for Speakers of Other Languages; Government, History, and International Relations, Psychology, Public Health, Research, and Science; Social Change and Sustainability; Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science.

    For program dates, deadlines, and application for this this program, and all programs offered for Summer College, please go to:  summercollege.cornell.edu

    Comments (-1)
  • Fairleigh Dickinson Summer Program 2018

    Posted by Karen Talbot on 2/15/2018 9:00:00 AM

    Dear Students and Parents -

    Fairleigh Dickinson University's Summer Pre-College Program affords high school students an opportunity to experience the collegiate lifestyle, earn college credits, and gain invaluable hands-on experience in future career areas of technology, design, management and much more. Students can learn more and Register Here!

    The Pre-College Program at FDU is an exceptional opportunity for motivated high school students to explore their academic interests, while learning from professionals in real college classes. This summer, courses are being offered in the following cutting-edge areas:

    • Robotics and Artificial Intelligence
    • Digital Animation
    • Cybersecurity
    • Beyond the Game – Explore the Business of Sports
    • Creative Writing for Future Writers
    • Cosmetic Science for the Beauty Industry
    • Project Management for the Business World
    • Genetics and Its Impact Upon Our World
    • Astrophysics – the Stars of the Galaxies

    Students can choose to attend Pre-College for one or both sessions. Sessions are offered Monday, July 9 to Thursday, July 19, and Monday, July 23 to Thursday, August 2.

    We look forward to welcoming your students for an enriching and exciting summer at FDU! Students can Register Here!

    If you have any questions, please contact us at 201-692-7366 or by email at precollege@fdu.edu.


    Lisa Braverman 


    Fairleigh Dickinson University 
    Metropolitan Campus 
    1000 River Road, Teaneck, NJ 07666 

    Comments (-1)
  • Denison University's Reynolds Young Writers Workshop 2018

    Posted by Karen Talbot on 2/12/2018 8:45:00 AM

    Dear Students and Parents,

    Denison's Jonathan R. Reynolds Young Writers Workshop has been bringing the caliber of a professional writers' conference to high school students who are passionate about writing and eager to connect to a community of writing friends.

    Reynolds Workshop offers an inspiring experience for up to 48 current high school sophomores and juniors. (Sorry, they do not accept current freshmen/rising sophomores). 

    The program will take place starting June 17 - 24, 2018.  Application deadline is March 4, 2018.

    For more information, please go to:  reynolds.denison.edu


    Comments (-1)
  • The Yale Summer Program in Astrophysics 2018

    Posted by Karen Talbot on 2/12/2018 8:30:00 AM

    Dear Students and Parents,

    The Yale Summer Program in Astrophysics is a highly selective research and enrichment program for 32 high school  juniors and seniors interested in science and technology.

    After a two-week online course, YSPA students come to Yale for a four-week intensive program, from July 9 - August 5, 2018, where they take classes in physics, math, and astronomory, gather data using the telescopes at Yale's Leitner Observatory, and learn to write python code to analyze their data and optimize a scientific model. At the end of the program students will write a research paper and present their results.

    Students will also partcipate in field trips, guest lectures, special projects, and other fun and unique activities.

    YSPA is the summer research experience of a lifetime.  Visit our website for more information and to send in an application before March 4, 2018.

    For more information, please go to:  yspa.yale.edu

    Comments (-1)
  • Career Discovery in Architecture at Notre Dame University

    Posted by Karen Talbot on 2/12/2018 8:20:00 AM

    Dear Students and Parents,

    Notre Dame's School of Architecture offers an exciting summer Career Discovery program for high school sophomores, juniors and seniors who want to learn about studying architecture before attending college.

    During the 12-day program, students experience life as a architecture student at Notre Dame while participating in design studi9os, architecture seminars, and field trips to see exemplary architecture first hand.  

    To find out more about this program and to register, please go to:  architecture.nd.edu/careerdiscovery

    Comments (-1)