Day 8 & 9 of Summer Springboard (Session 3):
- Six Flags New England
- Students had a blast at Six Flags, New England’s biggest, most popular theme park featuring dozens of thrill rides, shows, and activities.
- The newest ride is CYBORG Hyper Drive, which enters the next dimension of thrill rides with state-of-the-art special effects, an indoor Super Hero story line, and countless spins in the dark!
- College Life Panel
- Student’s got the opportunity to ask the RAs all about the college experience – from the good to the bad!
- The group of RAs represent current or recent grads from Penn State, Michigan State, Pepperdine, University of Delaware, Mitchell College, Champlain College, Southern CT State U, and Roanoke College
- Business & Entrepreneurship Guest Speaker – Former McKinsey Executive
- Peter Mombaur, CEO of Terra Education, provided a deep dive workshop into problem solving.
- Peter shared McKinsey’s method to approach problem solving = MECE (mutually exclusive, collectively exhaustive)
- Creative Writing Guest Speaker – John Altavilla
- John Altavilla spoke with students about the writing process and finding their literary voice.