Alfred University offers summer programs in Astronomy, Art (Portfolio Prep), Creative Writing, Equestrian and Swimming. This summer, we are excited to announce that we are back to in-person residential camps! These programs offer a great opportunity to learn, to sample life on a college campus and to meet other students with similar interests and talents...(more)
- Listing Type: Summer Programs
- Destination: United States
- Program Delivery: Residential
- Provided By: College
- Session Start: June
- Session Length: One Week
- Entering Grade: 10th, 11th, 12th
- Gender: Coed
- Category: Academic
- Sub-Categories: Writing, Arts
- Selective: No
- Ages: 15, 16, 17, 18
- Call: (607) 871-2122 ext. 2122
In morning and afternoon sessions, students participate in writing intensive exercises designed to address the elements of craft: voice, character, image, scene, and setting. This program provides an introduction to various genres: short fiction, creative non-fiction, drama, and poetry. Students participate in intensive writing exercises designed to address the elements: voice, character, image, scene, and setting.
Students participate in writing-intensive exercises designed to address the elements of craft. In addition, students will participate in workshop sessions in which they will read and discuss each other's work with an eye towards revision. Students will also read and discuss the work of established authors, investigating the strategies they use to craft their poetry and pros. Discussions are lively and students will have an opportunity to work one-on-one with faculty.
Cost and Session Information
The camp runs from June 26 - June 30, 2022. The cost covers tuition, supervision, program materials, recreational activities, housing and meals. Students stay in the University's residence halls dedicated to summer campers.