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Academy in Math and Science

Ready to really challenge yourself in math or science? Then spend your summer attending the College Now Academy in Math and Science! You’ll be immersed in a rigorous full-brain workout, pushing your math or science knowledge way beyond high school…

Bridges to Computing

Students explore interest in computer science in college setting, focused on career opportunities and college transition. Web design is the focus of the morning class while the afternoons offer ‘tasters’ and exposure to  viable career paths in the field. Taster…

Bronx Civic Scholars Institute

How does what you learn about government in the classroom play out in the real world? Find out ”and make a difference in your community” when you participate in the Bronx Civic Scholars Institute at Hostos Community College. You will…

Career Exploration: Maritime Technology

Think “classroom” means a rectangular room with four walls on dry land? Think again, mates, and ready your sea legs. This summer you can study with an experienced sea captain, learning how to operate and navigate a boat and sail…

Community Roots

Can a garden change how you see the world? In this program, you will become an environmental steward as you work with a team of students to transform unused space into green oases, develop teamwork and leadership skills, discuss, read…

Criminal Justice Summer Institute

The Criminal Justice Institute will use a combination of classroom instruction, seminar, real-world testimonials of working professionals, and hands-on activities, and a mock trial afternoon workshop to expose students to the historical and contemporary workings of the criminal justice system.…

Digital Design and Urban Investigation

Collaborate with your peers and a practicing designer to make a work of art that explores how the city works! Work with the Center for Urban Pedagogy (CUP) on an Urban Investigation to create video, murals, and publications that explore…

Here and Now

Make headlines this summer. Literally. Attend the Here and Now Summer Journalism Workshop at Baruch and you will hone your skills reporting, writing, and editing a sixteen-page newspaper. Daily guest lecturers from numerous media outlets, including the New York Times,…

Hostos College Focus Summer Program

Join us this summer and you can qualify for College before you graduate high school! Did you know that you need a score of 75+ on the ELA Regents exam to take most college-credit humanities courses or an 80+ on…

Immigration and Ethnicity

This program combines a three (3) college credit American history course with a workshop dedicated to the production of a short documentary related to the immigrant experience in American history.  Two field trips–one to the Tenement Museum on the Lower…