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Mayapple Center for the Arts and Humanities:
Located in Stamford CT (just one hour north of NYC), The Mayapple Center provides 5-day summer programs in the fields of creative writing, music, visual arts, humanities, and theatre. Taught by experienced faculty who are leading specialists in their respective fields, our summer arts programs are open to adults with two years of college experience. In addition, we offer cultural literacy weekend programs for youth, 30-day artist residencies, humanities forums, humanitarian retreats, and study abroad programs.

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Photo of Summer Arts / Classical Music Programs in CT / NYC areaSummer & Year-Round Arts Programs:
The Mayapple Center offers separate programs in a variety of categories for different age groups and skill levels that promote cultural and intellectual vitality in the twenty-first century. These programs include:

- Adult programs in the areas of creative writing, visual arts, music, humanities, and theatre for those over the age of 18 with two years of college experience

- Weekend programs for middle school, high school, and college students aimed to increase cultural literacy

- 30 day residencies for artists and scholars who are leading specialists in their fields

- Humanities forums that discuss the state of the arts and humanities in the 21st century and propose creative solutions to twenty-first century issues

- Study abroad programs for high school students and adults of all ages thematically targeted to promote study of the arts and humanities and provide hands-on instruction in the visual arts, creative writing, music, theatre, and humanities

- Humanitarian retreats for individuals from various human rights organizations that focus on music, writing, and art therapy; these retreats are staffed by volunteers and are tuition-free

Summer Programs:
Please email through our Contact Page for more information.

Music Courses:
Date: June 23-27
Instructor: Mary Rowell
Course Title: “Chamber Music Now: Skills for Modern Music,”

Date: August 4-8
Instructor: Manuel Sosa
Course Title: “Discourse, Process and Presentation: An exploration of color and duration in time, in music composition."

Visual Arts:
Date: June 29- July 4
Instructor: Eve Aschheim/ John Yau
Course Title: “Ways of Looking at, and Thinking about, the Landscape"

Date: July 21-25
Instructor: John Jerome O’Connor
Course Title: “Confusing the Controller”

Creative Writing:
Date: July 7-11
Instructor: Thomas Powers
Course Title: “Telling True Stories”

Dates: July 14-18
Instructor: Cate Marvin
Program Title: “So I Did Sit and Eat”: Literary Touchstones (Claiming Your Place at the “Master’s” Table)

Date: August 18-22
Instructor: Vijay Seshadri
Course Title: Transitions and Transfigurations

Theatre:
Date: July 28-August 1
Instructor: Evan Yionoulis
Course Title: The Actor as Theatre Maker

Humanities:
Date: August 11-15
Instructor: Deak Nabors
Course Title: The Aesthetic Tradition of Perpetual War

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The English Language Institute at Notre Dame of Maryland University
Courses / Programs
Study English at a top U.S. university this summer!

• Based just 15 minutes north of Downtown Baltimore (on the East Coast of the United States),the English Language Institute at Notre Dame of Maryland University provides an 8-week English language immersion summer camp for non-native English speaking adults and college-age students. We also offer our 8-week intensive English programs year-round as well as a TOEFL Test Preparation course.

• Full-time students study in class for 20 hours a week, and also work with classmates on projects outside of class and in the community. Part-time students have a variety of class options to fit their schedule.

• The English Language Institute summer program is an excellent course for international students from around the world who wish to improve their English language skills for academic and career advancement. We offer a wide range of modern facilities for our English students on our university campus.

Student Reviews:
"The program is very well built to learn and/or improve your English, the classes are interesting and the staff really helps you to reach your goal - whatever it is."
- Mark, Switzerland

"After learning English at the ELI, I have made big progress in English listening, speaking, reading and writing. My TOEFL score progressed from 490 to 567. The teachers here are very nice."
- Yaoping, China
8-week Summer English Language Program:

• Full-time & part-time options available

• Levels: High Beginner to Advanced Levels

Modules / Course Units include:
• Listening & Speaking
• Vocabulary
• Pronunciation
• Writing & Grammar
• Reading & Discussion

Further English Courses:
• Intensive, 5-week, TOEFL Test Preparation course
The Candle Academy in Jamaica & Online
Courses / Programs
• Immerse yourself this spring or summer in the exciting world of candle making, encaustic art, and wax painting with an intensive course in Jamaica (new location information to follow. Contact us for details of accommodation).

• The Candle Academy offers summer and year-round courses taught by Gary Simmons - one of the world's top candle designers and encaustic art specialists.

• The Candle Academy is a leading candle making school for U.S. & global students. Its qualifications in the candle business offer you the creative, technical and commercial skills you need to profit from this profession.

• In addition to our on-site programs, students may also study via distance learning, with candle making courses taught Live via Skype and email correspondence.

"Lessons are step by step and easy to learn. Fantastic inspiration to get motivated in the art of candle making."
- Alexandra, France

"Even being an existing candlemaker for many years, I was very inspired."
- Mel, Australia
Summer & Year-Round Candle Making Courses:

- Taught in English or French

- For beginners to advanced artists

Course options:
• Candle Making Business Setup (6 days)

• Condensed Business Setup course (4 days)

• Advanced Candle Making course (2 days)

• Candle Making weekend courses (2 days)

• Encaustic Art / Wax Painting Workshop (2-3 days)

• Basic Intro to the Art of Candle Making (1 hour) 

• Online Candle Making Courses (Live via Skype and HD video)
- Skype 6 day candle making course = $2000
- Skype 4 day candle making course = $1200
- Skype 2 day candle making course = $600
The Language Academy (TLA), Fort Lauderdale & Miami
Courses / Programs
• Would you like your teenager to improve their English language skills while enjoying an unforgettable summer in the USA? The Language Academy (TLA) provides two summer English camps in Florida for teenagers from around the world.

• Our summer camp in Fort Lauderdale is designed for international students between 13-18 years old, while our summer camp in Miami is suitable for 11-18 year olds.

• Accredited by ACCET (Accrediting Council for Continuing Education & Training) and recognized by the US Department of Education, TLA provides high-quality English language courses.

• Both of our summer English camps include an intensive English language program in international groups and a diversified, fun and exciting activity and excursion calendar.

• In our Fort Lauderdale program, we can provide hotel accommodation or homestay accommodation where students stay with an American host or family and enjoy typical American family life and culture. It is also a great way for students to practise their English language skills.

• Our Miami program is held at the prestigious St. Thomas University, and stay in the modern and comfortable residential hall.

• As a student of our program you will have lots of time to discover Florida after lessons. TLA organises activities and excursions for students to get to know the American way of life. Students from all over the world come to Fort Lauderdale and Miami.
Summer English Camp in Fort Lauderdale for 13-18 year olds:
• Intensive English Language Program (20 lessons per week)
• Homestay and Hotel Accommodation
• Excursions and Activities

Summer English Program in Miami for 11-18 year olds:
• Intensive English Language Program (20 lessons per week)
• Twin room en-suite accommodation in the University residential hall
• Excursions and Activities
The Creativity Workshop
Courses / Programs
Using the Tools of Creative Writing, Memoir, Art, Photography, Storytelling and Mindfulness.

We teach from the point of view that people are by nature creative and that creativity, like DNA, is unique to each individual. We believe that in the right atmosphere and with the right tools anyone can tap into the creative stream that runs through us all.

To help you access and develop your creativity, we have developed a progression of exercises and techniques that explore sense perceptions, free-form writing and drawing, associative thinking, mapmaking, constructive daydreaming, memory, collage, and photography.

The only requirements for attending our workshops are curiosity and a desire to explore the creative spirit inherent to us all.
2018
Florence: March 10-14
Lisbon: March 20-24
New York: April 27-30
New York: May 31-June 3
Verona: June 11-15
Crete: June 20-24
Barcelona: June 30-Jul 4
Prague: July 9-13
New York: July 27-30
New York: October 5-8
ACES ESL School, Austin TX
Courses / Programs
 Calling international students!  As an alternative to San Antonio, would you consider studying English in Austin, just 90 miles north-east of San Antonio?

• Austin is a great and beautiful location for international students to experience life and culture in Texas and the USA.

• We offer small-sized classes designed to help every type of learner to succeed.

• The ACES ESL Program achievement scale is directly aligned to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).

• Our team of experienced teachers and administrators work with you to help you succeed in achieving your English language learn objectives.

For U.S. College / University Bound Students: Our Partner Universities in USA include
- Tennessee Tech University
- University of Houston-Victoria
- Texas Wesleyan University

Student Review:
• “It was the greatest experience of English learning I’ve ever had. The instructors’ patience, kindness and professional skills benefited me so much. I am very lucky to be a student at ACES and I am looking forward to coming back in the future.”
- Alex
ESL Programs in Austin:
- Full-time English course for international students on an F1 visa. With 5 levels of proficiency: Beginner (A1), Elementary (A2), Intermediate (B1), Upper Intermediate (B2), Advanced (C1).

- Part-time English classes two days per week.

- TOEFL Test preparation course (3-weeks long and may be taken as an evening course or in the mornings).

- University Pathway: ACES helps eligible students obtain a conditional admission letter to one of our Partner Universities in USA.
Broadreach College, Raleigh
Courses / Programs
Broadreach College, the college division of Broadreach, offers accredited summer courses abroad for college students in the Caribbean, Latin America, South Africa & many more locations. Located in Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina and backed by nineteen years of experience in running educational programs for thousands of young adults, Broadreach College combines the finest elements of experiential learning, traditional classroom learning and service learning with international travel and cultural exchange to provide extraordinary expeditions and study abroad opportunities. Our most popular programs include ecology and conservation, marine sciences, language and culture programs, wilderness and outdoor leadership.

Students begin each course with an orientation to the host country and culture as well as an introduction to other members of the group. This orientation typically lasts a couple of days and often includes an adventure activity unique to that particular location. After program orientation, students immerse themselves in the academic topic. Students will explore unique environments and cultures while studying exciting areas & learning critical know-how and skills.
Summer Programs in

Marine Science:
* Marine Resource Management
* Sea Turtle Ecology and Conservation
* Marine Mammal Ecology
* Shark Behavior and Conservation
* Tropical Marine Biology

Natural Science:
* Primate Behaviour and Conservation
* African Wildlife Conservation
* Tropical Ecology and Biodiversity

Leadership:
* PADI Divemaster
* PADI Instructor Development
* Sailing and Leadership
* Wilderness First Responder

Languages:
* Spanish Language & Culture
* French Language & Culture
* Chinese Language & History