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Summer at ESF Summer Semester Courses, Adirondacks Opportunites and More


ESF's Summer Semester offers four sessions of online, on-campus, and field-based courses.

Summer courses are open to ESF students, visiting college/university students, rising high school seniors, K-12 educators, professionals, and lifelong learners.

ESF Events Calendar for Summer, 2018

Many more to come! ESF's summer calendar won't be complete until late April, 2018

Grades Due
Wednesday, May 15, 2019 |
Last Day of Classes
Thursday, May 16, 2019 |
Candidacy Examination - Andres Urcuqui
Thursday, May 16, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Marshall 213
Ranger School Graduation
Saturday, May 18, 2019 | | Ranger School
Syracuse, NY Alumni Gathering
Thursday, May 23, 2019 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm | Dinosaur BBQ, Syracuse | Website
Spring Wildflower Walk
Saturday, May 25, 2019 | 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb, NY 12852 | Website
Syracuse Campus Accepted Student Reception
Friday, June 7, 2019 | 8:45 am - 11:45 am | Gateway Center | Website
ESF Alumni Association Board Meeting
Thursday, June 13, 2019 | 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm | Pascale's @ Drumlins Country Club
Baltimore, MD Alumni Gathering
Thursday, June 20, 2019 | 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm | Mt. Washington Tavern
Summer Session 2 begins
Monday, July 1, 2019 |
College Information Session
Monday, July 8, 2019 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm | The Gateway Center | Website
Boston Alumni Gathering
Thursday, July 11, 2019 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm | The Bell in Hand Tavern, 45 Union Street, Boston, MA | Website
Lecture - Unveiling the Secret Lives of Nesting Adirondack Loons
Thursday, July 11, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb NY | AIC events
College Information Session
Friday, July 12, 2019 | 9:30 am - 11:30 am | The Gateway Center | Website
Lecture - The Quest for a Heritage Lake
Thursday, July 18, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb NY | AIC events
College Information Session
Friday, July 19, 2019 | 9:30 am - 11:30 am | The Gateway Center | Website
Annual Rubber Loon Race
Saturday, July 20, 2019 | 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center, 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb, NY 12852 | Website
Lecture - Night Moves: Natural History of Adirondack Flying Squirrels
Thursday, July 25, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb NY | Website
College Information Session
Friday, July 26, 2019 | 9:30 am - 11:30 am | The Gateway Center | Website
Lecture - Meet the Honeybee
Thursday, August 1, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb NY | Website
College Information Session
Friday, August 2, 2019 | 9:30 am - 11:30 am | The Gateway Center | Website
College Information Session
Monday, August 5, 2019 | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm | The Gateway Center | Website
2019 ESF Golf Tournament
Thursday, August 8, 2019 | | The Pompey Club, Jamesville, NY | Website
Lecture - Aviation Archaeology in the Adirondacks
Thursday, August 8, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb NY | Website
College Information Session
Friday, August 9, 2019 | 9:30 am - 11:30 am | The Gateway Center | Website
College Information Session
Monday, August 12, 2019 | 9:30 am - 11:30 am | The Gateway Center | Website
Lecture - Shell Games: Turtles in the Adirondack Region
Thursday, August 15, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb NY | Website
Ranger School Arrival/Move-in
Sunday, August 18, 2019 | | Ranger School
Ranger School Registration/Orientation
August 18 - 20 | | Ranger School
Ranger School classes begin
Wednesday, August 21, 2019 | | Ranger School
Lecture - Rural Indigenousness; A History of Iroquoian and Algonquian Peoples of the Adirondacks
Thursday, August 22, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm | Adirondack Interpretive Center 5922 State Route 28N Newcomb NY | Website

Other Summer Programs & Opportunities at ESF

Visit the sites of offices below for information on the summer programs they sponsor: