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December 8, 2016

Summer Discovery Staff Visits University of Texas at Austin and University of Colorado Boulder

Last week, the Summer Discovery associates visited two of our amazing college campuses. At the University of Texas at Austin we experienced a beautiful sunny day, while snow fell on a scenic University of Colorado Boulder. Typical of our high school summer program experiences, the staff participated in a full day of academics, activities, and fun! Here’s a look at our trip highlights.

University of Texas at Austin

· 9:00: Tour and breakfast at Callaway House, a premier residence hall on campus

· 10:30: Darrel K. Royal Stadium Tour including a walk through the field, trophy room, and private suites

· 12:30: Meet and greet with UT Austin professors from courses in Fashion, Psychology, and Sports Management

· 3:30: Admissions Tour with stops at Gregory Gym and Pool, the Texas Union, and Student Activity Center

· 5:00: Home area tour of Guadalupe Street – complete with dining, shopping, and fun!

· 8:00: Summer Discovery dinner: Texas BBQ – a staple of Austin cuisine

University of Colorado

· 12:00: Lunch at the C4C Dining Center on campus, complete with numerous food options

· 1:00: Meet and greet with Boulder Science Discovery and CU Boulder Conference Services

· 2:00: Campus tour including Kittredge Complex, Recreation Center, and Folsom Field

· 4:00: Scenic overlook of Boulder and exploration of the home area “The Hill”

· 6:30: Walk through Pearl Street – another home area complete with dining, shopping, and fun!

· 8:30: Dinner with Summer Discovery group in the heart of Boulder on Pearl Street –

watching the CU Buffs in their first PAC 12 Championship Game appearance

The great thing about this schedule is that as a high school student YOU can experience all of it! Join us at either of these prestigious universities this summer for an incredible pre-college summer experience. Included in our programs are academic classes, housing at a premier residence, numerous dining options, and fun activities that reflect the culture of each unique location.

Interested in more information? Call us at 516.621.3939 or visit https://www.summerdiscovery.com/ for more details.