Past Participant Testimonials

Quotes from 2012 and 2013 Participants

“I learned about pushing myself, both mentally and physically.”

“I learned that in life it is okay to be a little weird or a little different, as long as you're being yourself.”

“I loved the amazing environment and people, laid-back atmosphere and lack of cell phones. The opportunity to seriously work on interests and hear the work of others. Support staff are some of the coolest/most interesting people I've ever met.”

“I’ve fallen in love with Vermont!”

“…plenty of intriguing and stimulating discussion and tangents.”

"I could not have been working with a better and more inspirational professor."

The best things about the program were: "the closeness between the students, and the students and faculty, the intensity of the friendships formed, the atmosphere of the dorm and classroom."


Quotes from 2012 and 2013 Parents

"Thank you for taking such good care of [my daughter] this past week. She had an absolutely wonderful time, and came back a changed person!" 

“Just wanted to send you a quick THANK YOU for last week's pre-college session, and to let you know, if it wasn't already apparent, that [my son] had a fantastic experience all around. Many thanks!”

"I'm not sure I can say in words how valuable this week was for [my daughter]."