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Enrichment, Service & Internship Opportunities

Service Opportunities:

St. Dominic Religious Education Office: In need of volunteers! Please contact Carolyn Mangiartti at 922-4888-ext 3701

Enrichment, Pre-College and Internship Opportunities:

University of Miami’s Summer Scholars Program: Explore our two options:
Three-week Summer Scholars Program (credit): For high school sophomores and juniors The program runs July 4–24, 2020
Two-week, UM Academies (non-credit): For high school freshmen, sophomores, and juniors The program runs July 4–17, 2020
To be considered, eligible applicants must complete both the Summer Scholars application and the scholarship application and submit supporting documents by the March 1 deadline.
 
Duke University Summer Session 2020: Get ahead of the crowd and begin preparing your application materials now. Be ready to apply December 3! Click the link below for the program of interest to you:
 
 

Gettysburg College Summer Programs: Gettysburg College is excited to offer several opportunities for high school juniors and sophomores to attend academic camps over the summer months. Subjects include psychology, history, creative writing, or information technology. Please find information about our academic camps below:

  • 3D Object Modeling and Printing Camp - Students will study 3D object modeling and printing starting with the basics of a 3D printer. After learning the fundamentals, they will practice designing objects.
  • Build a Bot and Code It Too - Students will gain hands-on experiences in coding, wiring electronics, and building robots through the open source software and hardware. This camp is an introduction into the world of coding robotics and electronics. 
  • Camp Psych - Students will get hands-on experiences that introduce them to research in psychology during this fun, challenging, and engaging introduction to the field.
  • Civil War Era Studies Camp - Students will get to enjoy historic Gettysburg, Pennsylvania while studying the American Civil War History through lectures, field trips, and unique learning experiences. They will explore the circumstances leading to the war, investigate significant battles during the war, and explore the condition of the United States after the war. 
  • Young Writers' Workshop - Students gain an in-depth introduction to all four genres of creative writing: fiction, poetry, nonfiction, and writing for stage and screen.
  • Civil War Institute Summer Conference - Scholarship - The High School Student Scholarship component of Gettysburg College's annual Civil War Institute summer conference provides high school students an opportunity to explore the history of the Civil War era on the site of the war's most decisive battle. 

 

Brandeis University Pre-College Programs: Offering outstanding residential experiences for exceptional high school students from around the world! Visit the following website: https://www.brandeis.edu/precollege/

Marist Pre-Summer College Programs: High School Juniors & Seniors have the opportunity to study in a field that they are passionate about while getting a taste of college life. Contact office of Admissions at 845-575-3226 or visit www.marist.edu/precollege for more information.

Nassau Community College Paralegal Program: Certificate Program in Paralegal Studies. Adrienne Motel, Director 516-572-7772 or email paralegal@ncc.edu

Hofstra Summer Camp (REACH): The REACH program is for high school student volunteers to work with campers with autism spectrum disorders and other special needs. The central responsibility is to utilize strategies and techniques (learned through training) to provide a safe and supportive summer camp environment for campers. Please see the flyer below for more information.

Binghamton Summer College: The Binghamton Summer College program provides an early college experience for academically talented rising juniors and high school seniors. The program will give students a taste of the college experience. They will join an engaged group of students for an extensive, two week program in which they will learn from scholars, researchers and faculty who are making an impact on the world.

Summer at Oxford, Costa Rica, Stanford, Tufts, France, Spain. Surround Yourself with History and TraditionTo register www.summerfuel.com

Long Island University Summer Programs: We are pleased to announce that we are now accepting applications for Summer Honors Institute @ LIU. This exclusive, proactive institute engages talented rising high school seniors and enables them to join their highly motivated peers from around the country in a week-long program of their choice. Programs are being offered at two remarkable education destinations—one in the most exciting city in the world, NYC; the other set on Long Island’s beautiful North Shore, on a sprawling 307-acre campus.

@ LIU Post

  • CSI: Beyond the Crime Scene Tape
  • Strike a Prose: Creative Writing Intensive
  • New York City: Creation on Every Corner
  • The Big Scoop: Investigative Reporting
  • Over the Airwaves: WCWP Radio
  • Bound for Broadway: Musical Theatre Conservatory
  • In Style: Fashion Merchandising • Game Changers: The Future of Digital Game Design
  • Jazz Unplugged
  • To the Opera!
  • So You Think You Can Dance?
  • Entrepreneurship: Bring Your Own Business
  • Find Your Place in the Future of Health Care
  • Horse Sense *
 

@ LIU Brooklyn

  • Diplomatic Solutions: Careers in International Relations
  • Global Climate Change & Diplomacy
  • Take Two: Inside the TV and Film Industry
  • Entrepreneurship: Bring Your Own Business
  • Find Your Place in the Future of Health Care

 

Programs are offered on a full-scholarship basis—the only costs to students are for meals and transportation. Visit liu.edu/honors to learn more about Summer Honors Institute @ LIU. Questions about LIU Post’s institutes can be directed to the Admissions Office at 516-299-2900, and questions about LIU Brooklyn’s institutes can be directed to the Admissions Office at 718-488-1011. All emails can be sent to: honorsinstitute@liu.edu.

New York Institute of Technology:4-Week NYIT Program offers an intensive introduction to architecture for high school students. For registration and additional information, please contact Clara Ha at cha@nyit.edu 

Fordham University Pre-College: This program provides serious students with a head start on their college careers. Registrants benefit from credit-bearing college courses and a workshop on the college application process. Classes are offered at both campuses: Rose Hill in the Bronx and Lincoln Center in Manhattan. For more information please go to Fordham.edu/summer

St. Johns University: Faith and Service in the City Program: Vincentian Leadership Institute. Put your faith into practice. This is a week long residential program for HS students @ St. John's Queens campus. For more information please contact Joann Heaney-Hunter,Ph.D., at heaneyhj@stjohns.edu