TeenLife 2012 Summer Supplement


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Summer programs provide so many benefits to teens. Mastering a new skill. Trying something new. Making new friends. Learning independence. And just plain having fun. That's why, we at TeenLife put together this bonus 2012 online Summer Supplement for you. Whether you're a parent looking for a summer solution for your teen, or a busy student who wants to make this your best summer yet, we want to make sure you have plenty to choose from. Remember, there's still time! Check out the programs inside.

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  1. 1. Day Summer ProgramsBeaver Summer Programs: Beaver Summer Programs:Extreme Sports High AdventureExtreme Sports is a ramped-up daytripping A challenging outdoor education program designedprogram traveling to nearby, action-packed to engage campers in a variety of outdoor activitiesdestinations. Campers will be challenged as they including camping, hiking, rock climbing, mountainrock climb, sky dive in a wind tunnel, surf at biking, and white water rafting. Two-week sessionsNarragansett Beach, battle in paintball, and kayak include day and overnight trips in small groups.on the ocean. Phone: (617) 738-2750Phone: (617) 738-2750 Email: camp@bcdschool.orgEmail: camp@bdcschool.org Website: www.bcdcamp.orgWebsite: www.bcdcamp.orgBeaver Summer Programs: Boston Architectural CollegeSimply Circus Summer AcademyA unique and thrilling specialty program for Spend four weeks this summer exploringcampers who love the circus arts. Perform architecture and design through hands-on projectsaerial acrobatics, learn to juggle, be a clown, in the Boston Architectural College design studiosbalance on wires, and much more! Wrap up the in Bostons Back Bay. Construct scale models andweek by performing in a dramatic circus show, experiment with a wide range of materials anddemonstrating your newly developed skills. design methods.Phone: (617) 738-2750 Phone: (617) 585-0101Email: camp@bcdschool.org Email: summer@the-bac.eduWebsite: www.bcdcamp.org Website: www.the-bac.edu/summer1 | THE TEENLIFE 2012 SUMMER SUPPLEMENT
  2. 2. F1 Boston 2012 Summer Junior FashionCampNYCNovice Camps An intensive five-day hands-on camp experience,F1 Boston is the ultimate Junior Racing experience taught by the experts, designers, and retailers youfor boys and girls, ages 7-17, serious about getting read about in your favorite glossy, and aspire tothe best possible start in racing in state-of-the-art work with one day. FashionCampNYC explores thekarting complexes. “business” of fashion. Ages 12 to 18.Phone: (781) 228-2080 or (781) 228-2005 Phone: (866) 909-6911Email: bweinstein@f1boston.com Email: gordon@fashioncampnyc.comWebsite: www.f1boston.com/index.cfm/page/ Website: www.fashioncampnyc.comJunior-Racing-/pid/10263Mazemakers Meadowbrook Summer Programs:Mazemakers is a small, dynamic learning Teen Tripping Programcommunity of young people entering grades 2-8. We A series of one-week programs designed for theemphasize community, authorship, and challenge. young teen completing 7th or 8th grades. JoinParticipants choose their own courses and projects, your teammates as you go on fun, challenging daychallenging themselves and each other along the trips such as sea kayaking, hiking, visiting Projectway. Adventure, white water rafting, surfing, and more.Phone: (781) 314-9230 Phone: (781) 647-0546Email: mazemakers@gmail.com Email: camp@meadowbrook-ma.orgWebsite: www.mazemakers.com Website: daycamp.meadowbrook-ma.org/daytripping.htmlSummer in French for Teens URBANFRAME - Summer YouthLearn French and explore Francophone cultures Community Design/Buildwithout leaving Boston! Courses are taught in URBANFRAME offers teens a unique hands-onimmersion by native speakers and incorporate introduction to design and architecture. Basedworkshops in cooking, theater, fashion, music, and at MIT and under the guidance of an architectureart. All levels welcome. Childrens program also professor and team of graduate students, youthavailable. design, build, and install real architecture for thePhone: (617) 912-0415 community.Email: education@frenchculturalcenter.org Phone: (617) 444-9904Website: www.bit.ly/wsEr69 Email: dmh@urbanframe.org Website: www.urbanframe.org
  3. 3. Overnight Summer Programs4 Star Camps Academic Session at The Hun School4 Star Camps has conducted a wide range of of Princeton*academic and athletic summer programs at the Students looking to advance their academicUniversity of Virginia for students aged 10-18 since curriculum or gain credit for a particular subject1975. We offer intensive academic camps as well as attend The Hun School each summer. Live at thetennis and golf programs. Whatever your goals may School and see what a boarding school is like.be for the future, we welcome you to begin with us. Academics during the day and activities on thePhone: (800) 334-STAR (7827) weekends.Website: www.4starcamps.com Phone: (609) 921-7600 Email: donnaosullivan@hunschool.org Website: www.hunschool.orgAlfred University Summer The American Culture and LanguagePrograms Institute*Alfred University offers summer programs in This program provides classroom instruction inart, creative writing, chemistry, computers, English by The Hun School’s International Programengineering, entrepreneurship, renewable energy, faculty. In addition, trips to American historical androbotics, theatre, equestrian, and swimming. cultural attractions balance out the program. AllStudents enjoy learning, making friends, and levels of English ability are accepted. Ages 11-17.experiencing life on a college campus. Phone: (609) 921-7600Phone: (607) 871-2612 Email: donnaosullivan@hunschool.orgEmail: summerpro@alfred.edu Website: www.hunschool.orgWebsite: www.alfred.edu/summer/camps3 | THE TEENLIFE 2012 SUMMER SUPPLEMENT * Day option available
  4. 4. ArtsBridge Summer 2012* Boston University Summer TermThe elite ArtsBridge Summer NYC 2012 program High School Programs*gives dancers and actors specialized guidance on Boston University invites you to preview collegewhat it takes to be a theatre artist with a close look through one of our four Summer Term High Schoolat college admission in the performing arts field. Programs. We offer you the chance to learn andPhone: (855) 778-2787 x102 explore new subjects as you bond with otherEmail: hmoye@artsbridge.com students through fun activities on campus andWebsite: www.artsbridge.com around Boston. Phone: (617) 353-1378 Email: summerhs@bu.edu Website: www.bu.edu/summer/highschoolBrown University Pre-College Community Service ProgramsPrograms Around the World - VISIONSPre-College Summer@Brown is about challenge, Now in its 24th season, VISIONS blends ambitiousdiscovery, and new friends. Each summer, talented service work, cultural immersion, and adventuroushigh school students from around the world come exploration. We live in the heart of under-resourcedto Brown for a true residential college experience. communities in locations around the world.Phone: (401) 863-7900 Participants work and socialize with our localEmail: summer@brown.edu hosts.Website: www.brown.edu/summer Phone: (800) 813-9283 Email: info@visionsserviceadventures.com Website: www.visionsserviceadventures.comPhoto by Karl DomineyFSU Design and Manufacturing Global Routes: Summer TeenAcademy Community ServiceReady to explore diverse opportunities in design Our international high school programs provideand manufacturing? Campers will use solid students with unparalleled opportunities tomodeling software to design and prototype immerse themselves in small, rural communitiessimple household products and a micro-machine. through volunteer projects and homestayDemonstrations and workshops in welding, tooling, experiences. Students develop lifelong friendshipsplastics, and more! and a passion for traveling off the beaten path!Phone: (231) 591-5820 Phone: (413) 585-8895Email: caps@ferris.edu Email: mail@globalroutes.orgWebsite: www.ferris.edu/summercamps Website: www.globalroutes.org * Day option available
  5. 5. Greenheart Travel: Language Loop Abroads Plight of theSchool Abroad ElephantInterested in stepping outside the classroom to Head to Thailand to volunteer hands-on for a weeklearn? The best way to learn a language is to live at an elephant reserve, spend two weeks discoveringit! Through our language schools you can become the culture and environment of Thailand via cityimmersed in the language and culture of a new trips and jungle treks, and try living with a hillcountry and spend a summer on the adventure of a tribe, helping them relocate elephants into the wild.lifetime! Mention TeenLife when applying and receive 10%Phone: (312) 264-1666 off tuition!Email: akacyn@greenhearttravel.org Phone: (617) 833-3823Website: www.greenhearttravel.org Email: admissions@loopabroad.com Website: www.loopabroad.com/content/plight-thai-elephantNew Mexico Tech Explosives Camp NYCDA: Summer Acting TrainingThe Explosives Camp is a dynamic, highly Program*participatory camp for 16 to 19 year olds who A rigorous, but exhilarating four-week program thatare interested in explosives. The camp includes offers an opportunity to explore acting techniques,synthesis of energetic materials, uses, preparation, camera performance skills, commercial basics,and detonation in a completely supervised film and TV basics, improvisation, and more,environment. with a professional faculty of working actors andPhone: (575) 835-5348 directors.Email: chocken@emrtc.nmt.edu Phone: (212) 812-4038Website: www.emrtc.nmt.edu/explosivescamp/ Email: mjeter@sft.eduindex.php Website: www.sft.edu/programs/summerprogram.htmlParsons The New School for Design Powerhouse Theater Training- Summer Program* Program at VassarStudents from around the world join the Parsons A training ground for theater artists since 1985.community every summer to take part in renowned Students from around the country participate inprograms in New York and abroad. They explore this program for actors, directors, and writers.art and design, build new skills, and leave with Explore theater with peers and professionals alikeconfidence to create expressive work that matters. by living, breathing, and creating theater every day.Phone: (212) 229-8933 Phone: (845) 437-5902Email: summer@newschool.edu Email: edcheetham@vassar.eduWebsite: www.newschool.edu/parsons-summer Website: www.powerhouse.vassar.edu5 | THE TEENLIFE 2012 SUMMER SUPPLEMENT * Day option available
  6. 6. Rutgers Summer Music, Dance & Art SLG: Chinese Language & CultureCamps* Immersion Summer CampJoin the vibrant cultural community flourishing at the A unique language and cultural experience forMason Gross School of the Arts this summer during one students worldwide, ages 8-18. Intensive Mandarinof our exciting and innovative summer arts programs: courses combined with colorful activities, eye-Band & Orchestra Camp, Jazz Institute, Choral opening traveling, and full accommodations offerAcademy, Design Camp, and Dance Conservatory! participants a summer full of fun, excitement, andPhone: (848) 932-5241 learning.Email: ckenniff@masongross.rutgers.edu Phone: (866) WITH-SLG (948-4754)Website: www.masongross.rutgers.edu/extension/ Email: info@sinolanguage.orgsummer-programs Website: www.sinolanguage.orgSummer Discovery* Summer Session at HawaiiSummer Discovery and Discovery Internships Preparatory Academy (HPA)*provide the world’s most popular pre-college Summer at HPA offers students entering gradesacademic enrichment, foreign language immersion, 6-12 a unique four-week boarding schooland internship programs for high school and middle experience structured for academic enrichment.school students on college campuses worldwide. Our program is designed to make the most ofPhone: (516) 621-3939 the summer and take advantage of our wondrousEmail: info@summerdiscovery.com island–home to 80% of the worlds ecosystems.Website: www.summerdiscovery.com Phone: (808) 881-4088 Email: summer@hpa.edu Website: www.hpa.eduSYA Summer University of Dallas:SYA Summer offers Language Institutes in China, Arete in IrvingFrance, and Spain designed to advance language Providing an enriching educational experienceskills. In Italy, our World Citizen Initiative explores through the introduction of UD’s nationallysome of today’s pressing global issues. Youll live recognized core curriculum. Students will initiatewith a host family and travel within each country. their journey to freedom by exploring the essentialPhone: (978) 725-6828 x134 texts of Western Civilization and reflect on works ofEmail: whermann@sya.org fine art, film, and music.Website: www.syasummer.org Phone: (972) 721-5181 Email: udsummer@udallas.edu Website: www.udallas.edu/academics/summer/hs/arete * Day option available
  7. 7. University of Dallas: Wesleyan Summer Gifted ProgramShakespeare in Italy This is a two-week, residential camp for the gifted.Come travel with us to Rome to share Shakespeares Held on Wesleyans campus, students stay inpassion for Italy and our passion for the Bard. dorms and take classes taught by seasoned collegeDuring the 17-day program, students will stay on professors in five subjects. Activities and a talentour beautiful campus in Due Santi and travel to sites show foster their creativity.where Shakespeare set some of his most famous Phone: (304) 473-8072plays. Email: sgp@wvwc.eduPhone: (972) 721-5181 Website: www.wvwc.edu/summergiftedEmail: udsummer@udallas.eduWebsite: www.udallas.edu/academics/summer/hs/italy7 | THE TEENLIFE 2012 SUMMER SUPPLEMENT
  8. 8. Index* Denotes a day option is availableprogram Listings Programs by Type: Day3 4 Star Camps 1 Beaver Summer Programs: Extreme Sports3 Academic Session at The Hun School of 1 Beaver Summer Programs: High Adventure Princeton* 1 Beaver Summer Programs: Simply Circus3 Alfred University Summer Programs 1 Boston Architectural College Summer Academy3 The American Culture and Language Institute* 2 F1 Boston 2012 Summer Junior Novice Camps4 ArtsBridge Summer 2012* 2 FashionCampNYC1 Beaver Summer Programs: Extreme Sports 2 Mazemakers1 Beaver Summer Programs: High Adventure 2 Meadowbrook Summer Programs: Teen Tripping 1 Beaver Summer Programs: Simply Circus Program1 Boston Architectural College Summer Academy 2 Summer in French for Teens4 Boston University Summer Term High School 2 URBANFRAME - Summer Youth Community Programs* Design/Build4 Brown University Pre-College Programs4 Community Service Programs Around the World Programs by Type: Residential – VISIONS2 F1 Boston 2012 Summer Junior Novice Camps 3 4 Star Camps2 FashionCampNYC 3 Academic Session at The Hun School of Princeton*4 FSU Design and Manufacturing Academy 3 Alfred University Summer Programs4 Global Routes: Summer Teen Community Service 3 The American Culture and Language Institute*5 Greenheart Travel: Language School Abroad 4 ArtsBridge Summer 2012*5 Loop Abroads Plight of the Elephant 4 Boston University Summer Term High School 2 Mazemakers Programs*2 Meadowbrook Summer Programs: Teen Tripping 4 Brown University Pre-College Programs Program 4 Community Service Programs Around the World 5 New Mexico Tech Explosives Camp - VISIONS5 NYCDA: Summer Acting Training Program* 4 FSU Design and Manufacturing Academy5 Parsons The New School for Design - Summer 4 Global Routes: Summer Teen Community Service Program* 5 Greenheart Travel: Language School Abroad5 Powerhouse Theater Training Program at Vassar 5 Loop Abroads Plight of the Elephant6 Rutgers Summer Music, Dance & Art Camps* 5 New Mexico Tech Explosives Camp6 SLG: Chinese Language & Culture Immersion 5 NYCDA: Summer Acting Training Program* Summer Camp 5 Parsons The New School for Design - Summer 6 Summer Discovery & Discovery Internships* Program*2 Summer in French for Teens 5 Powerhouse Theater Training Program at Vassar6 Summer Session at Hawaii Preparatory Academy* 6 Rutgers Summer Music, Dance & Art Camps*6 SYA Summer 6 SLG: Chinese Language & Culture Immersion 6 University of Dallas: Arete in Irving Summer Camp7 University of Dallas: Shakespeare in Italy 6 Summer Discovery & Discovery Internships*2 URBANFRAME - Summer Youth Community 6 Summer Session at Hawaii Preparatory Academy* Design/Build 6 SYA Summer7 Wesleyan Summer Gifted Program 6 University of Dallas: Arete in Irving 7 University of Dallas: Shakespeare in Italy 7 Wesleyan Summer Gifted Program