Check out this list of summer programs to see if any interests you!
Esports Powered by NSG Academy We created a two-week immersive esports summer program designed to give participants a complete overview of the eSports ecosystem. During the esports summer camp students will: Train with former professional gamers who have built their careers in the industry, Improve their level of play through skill and strategy, Identify their gaming strengths, Design, compete in and produce a professional grade championship tournament event, Explore collegiate and professional opportunities within the ecosystem of esports, Delve into all facets of the industry, through exposure to industry giants and workshops with industry professionals, Gain insight into career networking, esports team building, media exposure, tournament marketing and the business of esports. Deadline: Rolling (Apply before May 1st to receive 5% off tuition)
Julian Krinsky Cooking School - Day or Residential Program Philadelphia is a culinary hotspot, making it the ideal place to elevate your cooking skills. At the Julian Krinsky Cooking School, you’ll create delicious, seasonal farm-to-table recipes under the careful guidance of professional chefs. This two-week intensive course combines trendy palates with tried–and–true cooking fundamentals. Perfect your knife work, understand the science behind pairings, create your own signature dishes and cultivate your taste buds. You may even be inspired to pursue a cooking career! At the end of the session, take everything you learned and put your skills to the test in our heart-pumping Top Chef style competition. Deadline: Rolling (Apply before May 1st to receive 5% off tuition)
Penn State Abington: American Legal System Being a lawyer…it's not what you see on television…it's much more. In the most fundamental way, a lawyer is responsible for making sure that everyone receives justice. Are you wondering if you are the type of person who should consider becoming a lawyer or maybe pursue a career in the legal field? This workshop will help you decide whether a career in law is right for you. Learn how to become a lawyer, the education needed and all the areas of specialization within the practice of law. Participate in mock trials and learn to argue a case in court, also known as "trial advocacy." Deadline: Rolling
Penn State Abington: Debate and Public Speaking Workshop An informed and confident speaker has power and influence. If you want people to take your ideas seriously, you must first master the art of "persuasive speaking." Learn how to alleviate anxiety and say goodbye to "stage fright" in this workshop that combines the flare of public speaking with the tact of debate. This workshop will give you the opportunity to develop basic public speaking skills. Over the course of the week, we shall examine qualities of great public speakers and focus on writing and presenting great speeches for a variety of situations so that you can speak up and speak out with confidence. Deadline: Rolling
Penn State Abington: Design Experience Camp Are you a design thinker or creative maker? Would you like to learn to change the world and become a creative problem solver? Penn State's Design Experience Camp is your first step!The Design Experience Camp will immerse you in the energy of the creative design process. You'll learn how people use and perceive space, and how you might influence those perceptions. And, you'll uncover the design secrets of some of Philadelphia’s most iconic places, experience the professional world of graphic design, architecture and landscape architecture, and imagine how your ideas can influence cities of the future. Deadline: Rolling
Philadelphia Zoo CREW The Zoo Champions for Restoring Endangered Wildlife (Zoo CREW) Program is an immersive, award-winning youth program created by Philadelphia Zoo. Teens can become conservation ambassadors, gain experience working with animals, and learn (and eventually teach) how to take action and protect animals all over the world through conservation. Deadline: March 2019
University of Pennsylvania Summer Architecture Program This program is based on the approach of Penn’s undergraduate architecture program. You will be encouraged to develop a unique creative process as you learn specific architectural design skills. Working with Penn faculty, you will experiment with different techniques and design tools and use the city of Philadelphia's historic and modern architecture for inspiration. Offered by the University of Pennsylvania School of Design, the summer architecture program for high school students prepares you for college admissions as you experience college life and create your portfolio. The courses are similar to those offered by the University of Pennsylvania Architecture Program, but are sequenced and paced for the age and experience of high school students. Deadline: Rolling