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Social Activities

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Social Activities include: 

  • A retreat in the Adirondack the first weekend of the program.
  • A two-day sustainability field trip across Lake Champlain to Burlington to tour facilities such as the McNail wood gasification plant, the Intervale Composting regional composting facility, Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream Factory (and wastewater facilities), the University of Vermont Davis Center (LEED Gold Certified building), Shelburne Farms, and Noble Ellenburg Windpark.
  • Canoe trips on the Raquette River right from Clarkson's on campus boathouse. 
  • Volleyball intramural competition with other summer research programs.
  • Movie nights in the comfortable Adirondack style Outdoor Lodge.
  • Whatever else you cook up!