Summer Springboard Success Stories

Yale – July 10 – July 11

July 11, 2018

Day 3 & 4 of Summer Springboard (Session 1):

Yale - Business Academic Program

Yale - Computer Science academic program

Yale - art museum scavenger hunt

Fun and games during the evening activities

Student Quote:

“My favorite part of the program so far is that it is interactive and easy to learn the programming platform.” Tao (Computer Science) 

Highlights:

  • Academic Programs
    • Medicine & Healthcare – students practiced CPR yesterday and wilderness medical training today.
    • Business & Entrepreneurship – students learned the 4 Ps of marketing – price, product, placement, promotion.
    • Computer Science – students spent most of the first two days learning block-based Java programming for Android and iOS operating systems.
  • Scavenger Hunt at the Yale Museums
    • Students explored the galleries of the Yale Museums to get behind-the-scenes photos, curator insights, and more.
    • The mission of the Yale University Art Gallery is to encourage appreciation and understanding of art and its role in society through direct engagement with original works of art.