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    New York Times Student Journeys

    Details

    • Listing Type: Summer Programs
    • Destination: United States
    • Program Delivery: Day, Residential
    • Provided By: Independent Provider
    • Session Start: June, July
    • Session Length: Two Weeks, Four Weeks, Three Weeks
    • Entering Grade: 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
    • Gender: Coed
    • Category: Academic
    • Sub-Categories: Journalism, Politics and Diplomacy, Writing
    • Selective: No
    • Ages: 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
    • Minimum Cost: > $3,000
    • Credit Awarded: No
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    Overview

    We seek to bring together a diverse group of intellectually curious people whose varied backgrounds make for a wide range of views and perspectives. We place students in an engaging, informative and inspiring setting. Together we take on the critical issues and problems of the day with the analytical skepticism of a news reporter. We teach with the goal that the lessons learned will withstand students’ lifelong pursuit of truth and civic engagement.

    Our programs embrace the skills, standards and values of The New York Times

    Our curricula is infused with current events and emphasize that facts matter

    Our diverse student body promotes a wide range of views, which is crucial to uncovering the truth

    Our programs are designed to open new possibilities and broaden horizons for students

    Students can expect a collaborative group experience focused on each program’s theme. Group leaders and a New York Times expert will guide students as they choose a culminating project related to the theme of the program, prepare it and present it to their peers at the end of the program.

    Showcase your journalistic skills while pursuing a project that ignites your interest in local issues. Contribute to a blog featuring student projects or write an economics piece illustrated with scenes from Piccadilly Circus. Record a podcast on how immigrants from India, a former British colony, made chicken tikka masala into an iconic British dish. Note, cost does not include airfare.