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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…

Careers in Engineering and Computer Technologies

Students will explore four engineering disciplines; Computer Engineering Technology, Mechanical Engineering and Industrial Design Technology,Computer Systems Technology/Computer Information Systems and Electrical Engineering Technology/Telecommunication.  Faculty and college lab technicians representing distinct STEM disciplines in engineering and computer sciences will support student learning…

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…

Environmental Science Program

Do you ever think about how climate change, industrial waste and even wildlife may impact the health of people living in New York City? If so, come to Medgar Evers this summer and study environmental health issues in your community. In…

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,…