• Pratt Create Summer 2018 PreCollege Courses for High School Students

    Posted by Karen Talbot on 12/29/2017 11:20:00 AM

    Dear Students and Parents,

    Create Summer 2018 PreCollege Courses for High School Students at Pratt.

    Classes in Architecture, Art, Design, Fashion, Creative Writing, and more are starting July 2, 2018.  

    Go to www.pratt.edu/precollege for more information.

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  • Snow Farm Summer Studio Arts

    Posted by Karen Talbot on 12/29/2017 10:55:00 AM

    Dear Students and Parents,

    Students  between the ages of 14 and 18 and passionate about creating are invited to attend 2018 Snow Farm Summer.

    Snow Farm:  The New England Craft Program is a non-profit organization whose mission is providing exception studio craft & fine art edcuation in a historical New England setting.

    The 2018 SNOW FARM SUMMER will be comprised of a choice of three types of sessons:  Full Summer (4 weeks):  July 1-28. 2018; First Session:  July 1-14, 2018; Second  Session:  July 15-28, 2018.

    For more information, please see the attached brochure:SNOW FARM 2018

    And for additional info, please go to:  snowfarm.org

     

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  • Washington University in St. Louis 2018 Middle & High School Summer Experiences

    Posted by Karen Talbot on 12/29/2017 10:35:00 AM

    Dear Students and Parents,

    The Washington University in St. Louis is offering a variety of programs to high school students for the summer of the 2018.

    They are:

    High School Summer Scholars Program - students select from a broad range of introductory courses in the humanities, math, sciences, and social sciences.  Programs will take place:  Session A - June 10-July14, 2018; Session B - July 15-August 17, 2018; Session C-  June 10- August 4, 2018.

    High School Access - Primarily for St. Louis area students to enroll in courses while commuting from home, however, a select number of online courses are also available for students living both in and outside the St. Louis area. 

    Eligibility:  Current sophomore or junior in high school; minimum B+ GPA; combined SAT of a least 1200 or ACT of at least 25; TOEFL score of at least 90 for international applicants.

    High School Summer Intstitutes:  Non-credit program that explores a specialized interest, career, or major that combines tradtional undergraduate course and lab curriculum with field trips, guest lectures, and hands-on activities. 

    The following institutes are offered:  

    • Pre-Medical:  June 10-29 or July15-August 3, 2018
    • Pre-Engineering:  June10-29 or July 15- August 3, 2018
    • Creative Writing:  July 1-13, 2018
    • Humanities:  July 1-13, 2018
    • Global  Leadership:  July 1-13, 2018
    • Environmental Studies:  July 1-13, 2018
    • Philosophy, Neuroscience, and Psychology:  July 1-13, 2018
    • Young Leaders:  Aug 5-11, 2018

    Eligibiltiy: Current freshman, sophomore, or junior in high school; minimum B+ GPA; TOEFL score of at least 90 for international students.

    The Middle School Summer Challenge program is being offered for middle school students.  Programs dates are June 18-29, 2018. 

    For more information on these programs please go to:  summerexperiences.wustl.edu 

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  • Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Summer Science Scholars Academy 2018

    Posted by Karen Talbot on 12/29/2017 10:20:00 AM

    Dear Juniors, Seniors, and parents -

    The Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Summer Science Scholars Academy (S3A) is a three-week program for high-achieving students who plan to pursue a career in the health professions.

    The program exposes students to a medical school curriculum and different health careers as well as provides clinical experiences through interactive seminars.  

    2018 Program dates:  June 25th - July 13th 

    Online Application Available:  November 1, 2017

    Application Deadline:  January 10, 2018

    Program will take place at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School located at 675 Hoes Lane West in Piscataway, NJ.  

    Eligibility:  Students entering grade 12 or cuarrent academic year June graduates, minimum GPA of 3.5 (out of a 4.0 scale); New Jersey resident.

    For more information and/or to apply, go to: http://rwjms.rutgers.edu/education/medical_education/programs/s3a.html

     Attached please find S3A flyer:  

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  • Carnegie Mellon Summer Pre-College Programs

    Posted by Karen Talbot on 12/29/2017 10:15:00 AM

    Dear Students and Parents,

    Carnegie Mellon University offers summer pre-college programs to jumpstart your future.  

    The Summer Pre-College Programs for 2018 will take place from June 30 -  August  11, 2018.

    Programs are:  Advanced Placement/Early Admission; Fine Arts: Architecture; Art; Design; Drama; Music; National High School Game Academy.

    For more information, please go to:   admission.enrollment.cmu.edu/pages/pre-college

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  • FIT Precollege Programs 2017-2018

    Posted by Karen Talbot on 12/29/2017 10:05:00 AM

    Dear Students and Parents,

    Fashion Institute of Technology, a State University of New York college of art, design, business, and technology offers  a wide range of classes in art, design, and business through their Precollege Programs for 2018.

    Programs are available for students in grades from 9 - 12.  High school seniors can earn college credits while still in high school.  Also available are classes specially designed for middle school students in grades 7 and 8.

    Some of the "hot courses" offered  for precollege are:  interior design studio; alternative sculpture techniques; introduction to painting; fashiion art portfolio; advertising and graphic design portfolio; architectural rendering; color theory and application; digital short film basics; careers in advertsing and marketing communications; fashon journalism; agender fashion design; jewelry design studio; model building workshop; documentary photography and many, many more.

    For more information and registration instructions, please go to:  fitnyc.edu/precollege

     

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  • University of Miami Summer Scholars Program

    Posted by Karen Talbot on 12/29/2017 9:55:00 AM

    Dear Students and Parents,

    University of Miami Summer Scholars Program for 2018 is being offered to high school sophomore and junior students in a three week session, starting July 7 through July 27, 2018.  Students selected for this program will have the opportunity to:

    1. Choose from 15 academic tracks based on their interests, while earning college credits
    2. Attend classes and form lasting friendships with high school students from around the world
    3. Learn from a student-centered curriculum and engage in numerous hands-on activities
    4. Develop time management skills and grow as independent thinkers
    5. Live on campus f or an inclusive perspective
    6. Explore Miami and participate in educational field trips

    For more information please go to:  www.miami.edu/ssp

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  • RIT's Explore Your Future & Health Careers Exploration Camp 2018

    Posted by Karen Talbot on 12/29/2017 9:15:00 AM

    Dear Students and Parents,

    RIT's EYF is for high school sophomores and juniors who are deaf and hard of hearing.  Explore Your Future is a six-day career awareness program.  Activities at EYF expose you to careers in art, business, computer science, engineering, information technology, science and health sciences.  Sessions will take place:  JULY 7–12, 2018 and JULY 14–19, 2018

    For more information, please go to:  www.rit.edu/NTID//EYF

     

    RIT's HEALTH CARE CAREERS EXPLOARION CAMP  is for deaf and hard of hearing students entering 10th, 11th, or 12th grade.  The six-day camp will help you explore career options and learn about important issues in the health care field. Program will take place: July 21 – 26, 2018  

     Form ore information, please go to:  www.rit.edu/NTID/healthcareers 

    Please note:  If you are interested in applying to either one of these programs, please see your counselor.

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  • The Putney School Summer Arts Program 2018

    Posted by Karen Talbot on 12/29/2017 9:00:00 AM

    Dear Students and Parents,

    Plant your feet in Vermont this summer - on the wooden floors of the art studios and the grassyf ields under star-lit skies.  Summer Arts is a time for you to uncover new artistic ideas and to hone your skills.

    It is a time to learn about yourself and to be fed by a diverse community of young artists and art professionsl.

    Through intensive workshops in visual, performing, interdisciplinary, and literary art forms.  Students select two forms to focus on, which they study through morning and afternoon workshops.  

    Sessions for 2018 are:

    Session I:  Sunday, June 24- Friday, July 13, 2018

    Session II:  Sunday, July 15 - Friday, August 3, 2018

    Both Sessions:  Sunday, Junde 24-Friday, August 3, 3018

    For more information, videos, faculty profiles, and application details, please go to:  http://summer.putneyschool.org/

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  • 2018 Pratt PreCollege Courses for High School Students

    Posted by Karen Talbot on 12/29/2017 8:45:00 AM

    Dear Students and Parents,

    Pratt's Create Spring 2018  - PreCollege Courses for High School Students offered in Architecture, Art, Design, Creative Writing and more.

    Please find out more information at:  www.pratt.edu/precollege

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