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Clarkson University
Horizons Summer Program
 
Do you know students who are intellectually curious? Who love to discover how things work? Who are looking to expand their skills, knowledge and passions?
 
This summer, we invite those students to attend our Clarkson University Horizons program! 
 
This week long, overnight summer camp experience on Clarkson University's campus in Potsdam, New York, is offered for middle and high school students explore STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics) concepts in a fun and engaging atmosphere surrounded by like-minded peers. 
 
Summer 2024 dates:
Sunday, July 7th - Friday, July 12th
 
Applications are now open and space is limited! The deadline to register for the 2024 session is March 17th. https://undergrad.clarkson.edu/portal/horizons
 
Students can be self pay or work with school districts and BOCES on sponsorships. We also offer a limited number of partial scholarships.
 
 
We invite you to pass this email along to teachers, parents or students who may be interested in Horizons. Reach out to [email protected] for any questions or assistance.
New York Institute of Technology
Business Bootcamp
 
New York Tech’s School of Management’s free business bootcamp: https://www.nyit.edu/management/business_bootcamp?utm_campaign=businessbootcamp&utm_medium=email&utm_source=slate can help your students stand out in the college application process and prepare them for the business school experience. Through college-level courses taught by our expert faculty, your students get critical training to add to their skill set and resume. Encourage your students to register today! https://www.nyit.edu/management/business_bootcamp?utm_campaign=businessbootcamp&utm_medium=email&utm_source=slate
 
Benefits of your students attending the Business Bootcamp:
  1. Stand out in the college application process.
  2. Prepare for the business school experience.
  3. Get critical training to add to their skill set and resume.
  4. Earn a certificate of completion.
 
On-campus Business Bootcamp
Our schedule of on-campus courses will be held on the following Wednesdays from 4 to 7 p.m. EST, include:
  • July 24: Financial Literacy: Managing Your Personal Finances
  • August 28: The ABCs of Standing Out in a Job Interview
 
Virtual Business Bootcamp
Our schedule of courses will be held on the following Wednesday evenings from 7 to 8 p.m. EST, include:
  • February 28: The ABC’s of Professional Competencies and Workplace Etiquette
  • March 27: The Art of Communicating for Success in an Organization
  • April 17: Leadership and Teambuilding Skillsets for the Businessperson
  • May 29: Professional's Guide to Managing the Ever Colliding Business and Personal Worlds
  • June 26: Resolving Conflict in a Culturally Diverse Business Environment
  • July 10: Personal Marketing Plan Using Social Media and Digital Tools
  • August 14: A Guide to Investing in Real Estate or the Stock Market; Strategic Planning
 
Please encourage your high school students and their friends to attend these free workshops. A separate registration is required for each workshop.
 
Register
If you have any questions, please contact Joshua Bienstock at [email protected].
 
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Summer Program
 
Do you know students who are intellectually curious? Who love to discover how things work? Who are looking to expand their skills, knowledge and passions?
 
Below is more information on another summer program.
 
We are excited to share information with you about the 2024 PREFACE Program at Rensselaer Polytechnic https://www.rpi.edu/ PREFACE is a summer program for talented students who have been historically under-represented in science, engineering, and the technological fields, and who express a strong, early interest in pursuing careers in these areas. This year’s program will take place in-person, Sunday, July 28 through Saturday, August 10, 2024 (2 weeks), on the Rensselaer campus in Troy, NY.
 
The PREFACE Program is for students who will be entering the 11th or 12th grade in the fall. Interested candidates should review the information on the PREFACE website: https://info.rpi.edu/pre-college-initiatives/preface-2024-rensselaer-summer-engineering-design-program and complete the online application.
 
Completed applications must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. ET on April 19, 2024. Notifications will be made to accepted students in early May.
 
We hope you will share this information with your students and encourage them to apply to the 2024 PREFACE Program. If you have questions about the program, please contact us at [email protected].