Posts made in June, 2015

Reflections from a camp counselor

Posted on Jun 19, 2015 in Camp Blog, Searchable

I know it’s hard to believe, but summer has begun and is in full swing! Even though some may complain about the swarm of flies, the extreme heat or the sudden increase in holiday fares, summer is without a doubt the best time of year! I view summer as a time of adventure and catching up with all of my nearest and dearest. Additionally, I believe that summer is the ultimate reward for surviving the often difficult Autumn and Winter months. Traditionally, the lead up towards the summer months are extremely hectic, with the many crucial end of year assignments taking place, in addition to the...

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Meet the Summer Staff – Part 25

Posted on Jun 15, 2015 in Camp Blog, Searchable

What’s your name? – Nicholas Augustine What’s your age? – 19 years old Where are you from? – Oyster Bay, NY What university do you attend? – Hunter College, NY – Majoring in International Relations/Journalism What’s your favorite state? New York What’s your favorite camp activity and why? – Anything in the water! Swimming is so much fun and I love the smell of the beach! What are you most looking forward to about next summer and why? – I’m so excited to meet all the campers, and help them have a great, memorable...

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Meet the Summer Staff – Part 24

Posted on Jun 14, 2015 in Camp Blog, Searchable

1. What’s your name? Zachary Lande 2.What’s your age? 19 3.Where are you from? Freeport NY 4.What university/school do you attend? What major? Adelphi University / Sports marketing/Management 5.What’s your favorite Country/state? Mexico – As I Love the climate , the food , the people And ALL the outdoor activities that one can do / Vermont , I love to snowboard and Love the winter sports that people can do there . Besides Vermont has some of the most beautiful mountain camp grounds 6.What’s your favorite camp activity and why? I love all the camp activities that take place...

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Meet the Summer Staff – Part 23

Posted on Jun 10, 2015 in Camp Blog, Searchable

1. What’s your name? My name is Miriam Ekeson 2. What’s your age? I am nineteen years old. 3. Where are you from? I am from Queens, New York 4. What university/school do you attend? What major? I currently attend University at Albany, in New York. I am majoring in psychology. 5. What’s your favorite Country/state? My favorite state is my own of course, New York! I love the liveliness and all the different places there are to go. In New York, there is always something to do. I also love that there are quiet places when silence is needed. New York is all around an amazing place to be. 6....

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Meet the Summer Staff – Part 22

Posted on Jun 9, 2015 in Camp Blog, Searchable

1 What’s your name? My Name is Nicholas Lande! 2. What’s your age? I am currently 18 years of age, my birthday is June 30th! 3. Where are you from? I live in Freeport, LI 4. What university/school do you attend? What major? I am currently a biology major at St. John’s University with the Catholic Scholars program. 5. What’s your favorite Country/state? My favorite Country is Italy! I’m 100% Italian, so that is a given! My favorite state would have to be Florida, it being my favorite vacation spot. 6. What’s your favorite camp activity and why? Any Activity that involves water and...

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