Partnership for After School Education

Issue 123

June 01, 2016

NYC SALT's Seeing your City Summer Photo Camp

Seeing your City is a one-week free day camp for middle school students. The camp classes cover the basics of digital photography, teaching students how to see pictures and the world around them through an understanding of composition, light, color and moment. Students will spend at least half of each day taking pictures with cameras provided by the program and practicing what they learn. The camp is taught by a professional photographer and an NYC SALT Studio Residency Program student or alumni. Students who qualify for the free or reduced price lunch program are eligible. Choose from two July sessions. Deadline to apply is June 15, 2016. Download a flyer for more information.

June 01, 2016

YWCA of the City of New York's FemSem Summer 2016

YWCA of the City of New York's FemSem is a free, week-long gender justice leadership program hosted at Columbia University and open to self-identified girls ages of 14 - 18. Participants will collaborate with other NYC youth leaders, leading scholars, activists, and artists to drive the gender justice movement. Be the first to launch a gender equity project in your school or community, or build your networks to support the gender work you are currently doing. The program runs July 11 – 15, 2016. Complete an online application to apply. Email Darcy-Tell Morales at with questions.

June 01, 2016

2016 College Enrollment Tip Sheets from NYC College Line

NYC College Line has posted close to 60 college enrollment tip sheets for 2-year and 4-year CUNY colleges, SUNY colleges, and private universities in New York. Created by an alliance of college access organizations, these matriculation guides are intended to provide students, families, mentors, and counselors with the information that students need to enroll in college successfully.