WRITING BOOT CAMP College Prep

Pennsylvania, United States


Details
Aug 1 - Aug 6, 2019

Conference

APPLICATION DEADLINE:July 30, 2019
TUITION / COST:$680/full $475/day
SCHOLARSHIP:Available

CONTACT: Chandra Hoffman
PHONE: 267.278.4125
EMAIL: chandra.hoffman@brynathyn.edu
WEBSITE: http://www.brynathyn.edu/bootcamp

This 4-day/night immersion provides high school seniors facing AP English and rising college freshman dreading Writing 101 with the essay and grammar tools they need to succeed.

—refresh AP/college-level English mechanics, grammar and punctuation

—master classes in expository essay formats required in college-level writing

—guidance with Information Literacy tools and research

—daily writing sessions

—to alleviate brain drain and increase retention: excursions/activities including rock climbing, yoga, trampoline park, teambuilding, meditation, and more

—friendly, certified camp staff with low camp/counselor ratio

—day-only, or full residential with lodging in our charming stone cottages and fresh, healthy food

—two-day add-on option for high school seniors: CRUSH YOUR COLLEGE ESSAY

APPLICATION DEADLINE: July 30, 2019

For more information/application: http://www.brynathyn.edu/bootcamp


Genres

Creative nonfiction


Location

Bryn Athyn College
Pennsylvania, United States
19009



Summer Writing Retreat at Bryn Athyn College

August 1-5 2019 This hybrid 4-day/night immersion combines the most desirable elements of both writing conferences and retreats.

WRITING--The writing instruction includes professional, workshop-style manuscript evaluation, multi-genre master classes, guided writing sessions and an industry agent/editor/publicist Q&A panel and pitch session.

RETREAT--With residences in the four charming stone cottages, the retreat incorporates yoga for all levels, evening meditation, fresh fare, wine tasting, excursions in the Pennypack Nature Preserve, tours of the local Glencairn Museum and gothic Bryn Athyn Cathedral, and more.