All Kinds of News for March 07, 2018
College Excel announces Summer Term 2018 for 10 - 12 week session, a diverse array of academic classes, adventure, wellness, and service work. The summer of learning and exploring will culminate with an optional trip at the end of summer to Puerto Rico. In Puerto Rico, students will join forces with a non profit organization installing solar panels on individual homes to help families restore power after many months living without. Students will spend the morning working to install the panels and the remainder of the day exploring the communities within Puerto Rico.
The academic schedule for the Summer students includes a film studies course, Interpersonal Communication class, College Success class and a Culinary Arts course. All classes are for-credit college classes.
In addition to the academic coursework, the students will experience seminar classes, wellness programming, community activities/events, cultural opportunities and numerous outdoor adventure trips. These trips typically include Rock Climbing, Mountain Biking, Rafting, and much more.
Bend, Oregon is an amazing place to spend the summer. Students love the music shows, festivals, outdoor events, and much more. Spending the summer at College Excel is sure to be a memorable experience.
About College Excel
Founded in 2003, College Excel is the nation’s leading residential college support program located in beautiful Bend, Oregon. At College Excel, post-secondary adults (18+) with diverse learning needs requiring extra support are provided the structure they need to move forward, both academically and personally. Using a proprietary, blended coaching model rooted in Harvard research-based neurocoaching and behavioral coaching techniques, College Excel students receive daily support from a team of credentialed and experienced Academic and Student Life Coaches while earning transferable college credits.