Summer at ESF
Summer Semester credit course offerings, Adirondacks opportunites, outreach and additional events
Summer Semester 2016
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: May 16 - May 27 (2 weeks)
- Summer Session 1: May 23 - July 1 (6 weeks)
- Summer Session 2: July 5 - August 12 (6 weeks)
- Combined Summer Session: May 23 - August 12 (12 weeks)
ESF Events Calendar for Summer, 2016
Many more to come! ESF's summer calendar won't be complete until late April, 2016
May 9 - 11,
ESF May Convocation
Saturday, May 14, 2016,
Sunday, May 15, 2016,
Wednesday, May 18, 2016,
Saturday, May 21, 2016,
Ranger School Fall Semester
Sunday, August 21, 2016, 257 Ranger School Rd.
Summer 2016 Programs & Opportunities
When spring arrives in 2016, 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.