Four summer terms include online, classroom, and field-based courses for ESF students, visiting college/university students, rising high school seniors, K-12 educators, professionals and lifelong learners.
- Maymester (2 weeks) Monday, May 12 - Friday, May 23
- Summer Session 1 (6 weeks) Monday, May 19 - Friday, June 27
- Summer Session 2 (6 weeks) Monday, June 30 - Friday, August 8
- Combined Session (12 weeks) Monday, May 19 - Friday, August 8
Summer 2014 Programs & Opportunities
When spring arrives in 2014, visit the sites of offices below for information on the summer programs they sponsor:
- ESF Outreach
- Cranberry Lake Biological Station
The CLBS hosts four sessions of field biology and other courses offered to currently enrolled ESF students.
- Adirondack Interpretive Center
ESF's Adirondack Interpretive Center offers drop-in hours, lakeside nature trails and a rich slate of yearround programming.
- Ranger School "Summer Bridge Program"
This unique program will provide students who lack the required pre-requisite courses in Trigonometry and/or Biology the opportunity to take these courses just prior to the start of the 2013 academic year.
- NYS DEC Environmental Education Camp at Charles Lathrop Pack Demonstration Forest
The NYSDEC offers an environmental camp for teens in ESF's Pack Forest.
Summer at ESF
Summer Session credit course offerings, activities at our Adirondacks campuses, and additional events
ESF Events Calendar for Summer, 2014
Many more to come! ESF's summer calendar won't be complete until late April, 2014
Spring ESF in the High School Teacher Professional Development Symposium
Thursday, May 15, 2014, 2:00 pm - 8:00 pm. Moon 110. Event Website
ESF in the HS English Teachers Professional Development Day
Friday, May 16, 2014, 8:30 am - 3:00 pm. 223 Gateway Center.
Ranger School - Graduation
Saturday, May 17, 2014,
Spring Environmental Summit (High School Students)
Wednesday, May 28, 2014, 9:00 am - 2:00 pm. Baker Lab & Alumni Lounge Nifkin), Marshall Hall. Event Website
June Teacher Professional Development Symposium for ESF in the High School Teachers
Thursday, June 26, 2014, 9:30 am - 2:30 pm. Heiberg Forest. Event Website
Webinar on Hydrofracking
Thursday, June 26, 2014, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm. 110 Moon.
21st Annual ESF Golf Tournament
Thursday, August 7, 2014, McConnellsville Golf Club, McConnellsville, New York.
Ranger School - Students Arrive
Sunday, August 17, 2014,
Ranger School - Registration/Orientation
August 17 - 19,
Ranger School - First Day of Classes
Wednesday, August 20, 2014,