Summer 2018

AUB Summer Courses 2018 now OPEN for bookings

Our summer courses attract students from all over the world who wish to develop their artistic skills and experience life at a creative arts university.

 

Students taking part in our summer courses this year will also have the opportunity to benefit from:

  • 1-1 Portfolio review and advice
  • Advice on application and entry, UCAS and UK university systems
  • Progression advice and Course Talks from BA course leaders
  • Documentation to evidence and support any student’s application for credits at their home institution (such as the CASS element of the IB)

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Design-Build Program at Wentworth Institute of Technology

Residential Workshop: July 9th to August 3rd, 2018

In this four-week summer design-build program, high school participants experience phases of an architectural project, from initial design concepts to building a full-scale construction on a site on campus. And get college credit for successfully completing the program!

https://wit.edu/summerfab

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Cornell University Summer College offers academically motivated high school students the chance to experience college life at a great Ivy League university, take regular college classes with Cornell faculty, earn college credit and a Cornell transcript, prep for college applications, and make friends from around the world, all in a beautiful setting.
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The Jacobs University-VDI Zukunftspiloten Summer Camp is a great opportunity for high school students to find out what it’s like to study at an academically challenging, international, English speaking university.
We bring together young people from all over the world, to participate in workshops on the big issues facing modern societies today – from safeguarding the environment to democracy.  And of course, there are plenty of opportunities to unwind and have fun along the way, with excursions, sports activities, and a big final night party!We are very proud to offer this opportunity, for the third year running, in collaboration with the VDI (Verein Deutscher Ingenieure), Germany’s largest association of engineers.
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Les Roches and Glion have lined up some pretty amazing summer programs this year. Students can experience the world of hospitality, life on campus and participate in a wide variety of activities.
Workshops: MasterChef, Luxury, Service Styles, Event Planning, Hotel Operations, and International Etiquette.
Professional Visits: Luxury Hotel, World-Class Sports Arena, Winery
Sports: Football, Beach Volleyball, Rafting, Paintball, Stand-Up Paddle
Extra-curricular: Movie Night, Fun Forest, Luxury Dining Experience, Segway Circuit, West End Show.
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EU Buisness School

The International Summer School is a three-week program in Barcelona designed for young professionals, bachelor’s students and recent university graduates. An excellent opportunity for students to expand their horizons and open the doors to their future career!

Students attend business lectures such as Innovation & Entrepreneurship and Business Communication, as well as visiting companies in the Barcelona area, to provide them with a real insight into how successful businesses operate.

The rest of the program is packed full of cultural activities such as tapas tours and day trips to the beautiful city of Girona! Our students then spend the weekend exploring the city, enjoying the local gastronomy and relaxing on the beach.

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Summer Program at Sciences Po

The Summer School’s University Programme is held in two separate sessions during the months of June and July.  Students have the choice to attend one or both sessions.

2018 Calendar

  • June session: 4-28 June 2018
  • July session: 3-27 July 2018

Academic programme: The Summer School offers two academic tracks, in social sciences and French language. Both tracks are available in each session of the Summer School.

  • In the social sciences track, students select one core class for intensive study over the course of 36 contact hours, on topics ranging from economics, to political science, or interdisciplinary studies of contemporary issues (Media and Politics, Migration, Sustainable Development, etc.). Classes are led by Sciences Po professors and researchers and are taught in either English or French. Successful completion of a course awards students 4 ECTS credits. Syllabi for these classes are available on the website.
  • In the French language track, participants are placed at one of six levels adapted to their knowledge of the language (from total beginners to advanced). Over the course of 65 contact hours, students complete an intensive language programme including French language classes, oral expression workshops and written expression workshops. Successful completion of a course awards students 5 ECTS credits.
  • All students have the possibility to choose additional elective courses to complete 24 hours of additional study on a variety of topics (French language, French history or politics, statistical methods, and gender studies).  Successful completion of an elective class awards students 2 ECTS credits.

Outside of class: The University Programme takes place on our Paris campus, in the heart of the Saint Germain-des-Prés neighbourhood. Our programme features a variety of extracurricular activities(conferences with guest speakers, guided visits to Parisian museums and monuments, weekend trips, etc.) over the course of the summer. Students may live in apartments or dorms with other programme participants, or choose to find their own housing if they so desire.

Applying: The Summer School is open to students from across the world.  The eligibility criteria and application procedure are detailed on the Summer School website.  Candidates must apply through the Sciences Po online application system.

The Summer School team is at your disposal to answer any questions regarding the 2018 programme.  More information is available on the Summer School website: www.sciencespo.fr/summer

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Summer Programs at Notre Dame

Program Date: June 23 – July 7, 2018

Summer Scholars participants spend two intense weeks in one of 21 exciting programs of study. We keep the classes small and personal attention from Notre Dame faculty high. The coursework is a true preview of college academics—it is both rigorous and rewarding, and students earn one college credit upon the completion of a program track. Students collaborate on coursework outside designated class times, as they would in any college setting. There is also ample time to enjoy the social facets of college life, especially those unique to Notre Dame.

The George Washington University https://summer.gwu.edu/precollege

Summer Programs for High School Students

High school students in the Pre-College Program spend a summer in Washington, D.C., taking advantage of GW’s expertise in global development, international relations, public policy and administration, politics, diplomacy, history, biomedical engineering, museum studies and the arts.

Top-tier faculty guide, inspire and empower students through immersive programs that connect academic experience with real-world practice.

Our summer programs are intensive and exciting, allowing students to experience the academic rigors of learning in a college environment. They are academically-challenging courses that integrate lectures and seminars with exploration of area organizations.

Pre-College also offers a transformative introduction to college life. Students develop confidence in their ability to become part of a new community, participating in recreational and social activities while making friends with peers from around the world.

Boston University

Now in its 10th year, the New England Center for Investigative Reporting helps students gain hands-on experience and develop personal networks to benefit them in college and beyond. Our Pre-College Summer Journalism Institute, based at the Boston UniversityCollege of Communication, provides students an opportunity to improve their journalism skills and develop as storytellers.

Using the city of Boston as our news beat, students are assigned to newsrooms and work with award-winning journalists as their editors to cover different stories – entertainment, politics, sporting events, metro and investigations – in the Boston area. At the end of the two weeks, every student will have two to four articles to add to his or her professional portfolio.

Students have the option of living on campus to have the full Boston University Terrier life experience.

Our three, two-week workshops begin on June 25 and run through August 3. During each session, students will also attend guest lectures from experts and local journalists; visit historic sites and museums such as Fenway Park and the Museum of Fine Arts; participate in group community service; receive unofficial tours of local colleges, and more.

For more information about our program, visit our website. We encourage you to share this with your students and their families.

Our Teen Camps immerse youth into the world of culinary arts, baking and pastry or business/hospitality management for one week or the entire summer. Teens can learn, play, eat, explore and experience all that Kendall and Chicago have to offer.
Beyond the skills learned in the kitchen or classroom, campers will also enjoy Chicagoin the evenings before returning to their accommodations. Whether it be going to the theater, touring Chicago or eating at a fine dining restaurant, teens will definitely expand their horizons. All campers who attend Summer Camp are awarded a $1,000 scholarship towards tuition at Kendall College.

 

 

Reynolds Young Writers Workshop – Denison University

The program runs from June 17 to 24, 2018. Financial assistance is available to families who need it, and information about the program is online at reynolds.denison.edu. The online application portal will open on Wednesday, January 3, 2018. Applications must be submitted no later than Sunday, March 4, 2018, at 11:59 p.m

Tulane Summer Enrichment Institute in STEM!

When it comes to remedying challenges regarding the environment, cybersecurity, and health care, America is in desperate need of more STEM-educated professionals. The Tulane Summer Enrichment Institute in STEM is designed to inspire the future generation to pursue careers and academic disciplines within STEM (Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics) to help tackle some of the biggest challenges facing our world. Our classes and faculty will nurture curiosity, incubate ideas, and provide students with an experience that will help take their college applications to the next level.

Highlights:

  • Hands-on courses in science and engineering
  • Learn from talented faculty in the heart of New Orleans
  • Explore potential careers in STEM
  • Receive college credit or participate in an enrichment experience to build your resume for college
  • Flexible start and end dates—ideal for busy families

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Apply for Summer 2018 – Application is Open

Here at Summer Discovery and Discovery Internships  we’re ready for another year of creating exceptional educational experiences for middle and high school students. We’re pleased to announce our 2018 application is open.As we look forward to our 52nd successful summer, we’re committed more than ever to working with our university partners to deliver the most innovative and highest quality academic experiences. Here are some of the new programs and courses we’re adding to our line-up:

Apply and enroll by November 17th and save up to $600.Apply today or email us at info@summerdiscovery.com and we’ll help you find the best fit program.

Pick from 14 True University Partnerships

We pride ourselves on having genuine collaborative partnerships with our universities. We offer 300+  university taught course options in a variety of subjects including business & entrepreneurship, STEM, research, sport management, law, psychology, and more.

High School Pre-College Programs

High School Internship Programs

Middle School Programs

Contact us today at 516-621-3939 or email us at info@summerdiscovery.com  for program details.

Summer Writing Workshop

Why should your students have to wait until college to start honing their craft in poetry, fiction, and nonfiction?

Every summer for more than two decades, talented high school students (current sophomores and juniors) have been welcomed to Denison University in Granville, Ohio, for the acclaimed Reynolds Young Writers Workshop. The workshop is an eight-day residential program that incorporates small creative writing workshops, group sessions with Denison creative writing faculty and notable visiting writers, and much more.

Only 48 students get the chance to come to the Hill to participate each June. That means students experience small, intimate writing workshops and one-on-one interactions with people who have made writing their career. It’s a great way to connect with a close-knit community of writing teachers, mentors, and peers from around the world.

This is your students’ chance to work with award-winning authors whose work has appeared in publications like The New YorkerThe Atlantic, and SB Nation; who have published books; who care deeply about storytelling; and who love to teach.

The program runs from June 17 to 24, 2018. Financial assistance is available to families who need it, and information about the program is online at reynolds.denison.edu. The online application portal will open on Wednesday, January 3, 2018. Applications must be submitted no later than Sunday, March 4, 2018, at 11:59 p.m.

Thank you for encouraging your students to consider this opportunity. If you or they have any questions, you can reach us at reynoldswriting@denison.edu or at 740-587-6207.

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Good news from Duke Summer Session!  We are happy to announce that we are now accepting applications for our life-changing summer programs at DukeUniversity.  Whichever program you choose, over the course of the summer, you will find that Duke Summer Session is committed not only to building lifelong memories and friendships from around the world, but to laying the foundation for a future of collegiate success.  It is for this reason that students regularly report that our programs strengthened their college application and paved the way for academic excellence at top universities.  Follow the links below to apply to one of our transformative summer programs:

Summer College Application – A four-week, credit-bearing program for US students currently in 10th or 11th grade and international students currently in 10th – 12th grade in which they take undergraduate-level courses.

Summer Academy Application – A three-week program for students currently in 9th – 12th grade in which they take a certificate course.

Intensive STEM Academy Application – A one-week, STEM-based program for students currently in 9th – 12th grade that consists of a variety of laboratory tours, faculty lectures, and workshops.

We strongly encourage you to apply online today, as spaces fill quickly!