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Arcadia University
This Summer I had the opportunity to take a class at Arcadia University in Glenside, PA. This was one of the greatest experiences of my life. The class I took, Frontiers in Astronomy, was a small class with only 7 other people and the teacher was... (more »)
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Once in a Lifetime Summer
Westcoast Connection 360 Student Travel Trip: Costa Rica 28 Day Community Service and Language Immersion This summer, instead of attending a prestigious theater program like I have been for many years, I wanted to do something to take me out... (more »)
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Drexel University Engineering Summer Mentorship...
For all prospective engineers, the 3 week Summer Mentorship Program at Drexel University's College of Engineering is a perfect match. Students have the opportunity to live in a beautiful dorm at Caneris Hall right across the street from Drexel's... (more »)
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Global Leadership Adventures- once in a...
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I walked into the Miami Airport terminal to see several other high-school aged students dressed in red shirts. I timidly approached them and introduced myself. “Hey, are you guys with GLA?” I asked nervously. They all assuredly... (more »)
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How I met my (best) friend
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It was one summer camp that changed everything. It started out normally enough. It didn’t exactly end like I had expected. I got off the camp bus and grabbed my luggage- also normal enough. All I wanted to do was crash- and crash I did.... (more »)
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Young Writer's Workshop
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After what seemed like years of searching I finally found the perfect Summer Program to attend. The program was titled the Young Writer's Workshop and held at the prestigous Choate Rosemary Hall in Wallingford, Connecticut. I assumed the... (more »)
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Earthwatch expedition to brazil
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This summer I went to the Brazilian Pantanal to study reptiles, amphibians, and otters. It was the most amazing experience of my life! I found out about earthwatch though a book called green volunteers. Earthwatch was one of the few programs that... (more »)
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Summer Youth Music School at UNH
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For many musicians and vocalists, it may be hard to find a quality music summer program that offers everything your looking for. However, the Summer Youth Music School at the University of New Hampshire has multiple courses and oppurtunites that... (more »)
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CTYO (Cross Timbers Youth Orchestra) summer camp
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I was recovering from the chicken pox one summer day just before the beginning of the seventh grade. I found myself slightly annoyed at the fact that my first day that I could leave the house finally healthy was indoors, a small classroom, and... (more »)
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A Rude Awakening
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It was supposed to be fun. A celebration. It had been in past years. It was the end of the summer banquet for the children's camp I worked at. Last years banquet was so much fun. We danced, we ate, and I even had my first almost boyfriend. I... (more »)
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Columbia University High School Program
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Columbia HSP: Cockroaches and More Fun Stuff Like That Before you ask, yes, there were cockroaches. Many cockroaches. However, the fact that these incidents paled in comparison to the rest of my Columbia experience is indicative of just how... (more »)
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Camp Ballibay in Camptown, PA
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Two summers ago I spent three weeks in a place of magic. Removed from the real world, emersed in a creative paradise. Ballibay is an oasis for any creative teenager. Acting, singing, music, dance, art, sports, photography, rock and roll, the list... (more »)
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USDAN: A Summer Worth Waiting For
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"U-S-D-A-N!" It's the most common chant you will ever hear during the Summer. A rural setting in the dark woods of Long Island, lies a 200 acres of not only land, but activities for almost 2,000 kids to discover new passions,... (more »)
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ID Tech Camps is awesome!
I really enjoyed going to ID Tech Camps! It was a great experience that I will never forget. Who knew you could accomplish so much in just one short week? It is really amazing that even though you are having the time of your life, you are also... (more »)
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VISIONS 2008 Peru, or The Most Powerful...
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It was the day I was leaving for Peru on a three week service trip. I was not nervous about living in another country or about not having any western luxuries or about being away from my family. Yet, I woke up feeling undeniably unsettled. I went... (more »)
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Click!
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Click! is a summer program for girls that involves using science to solve a mystery. It is a wonderful opportunity to make new friends also.It is also fun because you get to work with some awesome people. A year ago we went to Del Monte and... (more »)
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