Summer Programs

College Now @ Brooklyn College

Marine Ecology Program

Aquatic Research and Environmental Assessment Center (AREAC)

Seeking future marine ecologists and other budding scientists!   Experience Brooklyn College’s state of the art urban aquatics facility, and learn at area beaches, salt marshes and aquariums. Complete and present original laboratory, library and field research with B.C. marine scientists. Open to qualifying rising juniors and seniors.
July 6 – July 30, 2015
Monday through Thursday
9:00 AM to 3:30 PM
One high school elective credit upon successful completion.

Metrocards and lunch vouchers provided.

Eligibility Requirements

  • You must be a New York City public high school student entering 11th or 12th grade in September 2015 who has recently passed the Living Environment course with strong grades.
  • Submit an application which includes a written essay.
  • Submit a recommendation from a guidance counselor or teacher.

Students coming from Brooklyn College partner schools will be given priority, but eligible students from other public schools may attend if space permits.

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For more information on this program contact Brooklyn College's College Now staff.