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    2 Pre-College Summer Programs for Sports Fans

    Dreaming of a career in sports? From producing the stories you see on ESPN to organizing major sporting events such as the World Cup, a wide range of career opportunities exist in the sports world.

    This summer, UMass Amherst is giving high school students a chance to go behind the scenes of two real-life career paths in the sports industry. Join teens from around the country for 2-week pre-college programs in Sport Management and Sports Broadcasting. Attend one or both back-to-back, and spend your summer learning from the pros.

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    6 Pre-College Agriculture & Sustainability Programs for Summer 2017

    Founded in 1870, the Stockbridge School of Agriculture at UMass Amherst is one of the oldest and most prestigious agricultural programs in North America. Today, almost 150 years later, Stockbridge is also a leader in sustainability, forming part of UMass's new School of Earth & Sustainability (SES) in partnership with the Departments of Geosciences and Environmental Conservation.

    UMass Summer Programs has partnered with faculty from across SES to offer a range of pre-college agricultural programs perfect for the future farmers, business owners and scientists of America (and the world!). Each program offers a blend of lectures and hands-on learning, both outdoors at the UMass Hadley farm and the surrounding Pioneer Valley, and in UMass's state-of-the-art laboratory facilities.

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    Check Out Our New Summer Pre-College Programs


    NEW PROGRAMS FOR SUMMER 2016

    It may be winter out there, but it's always summer at UMass Summer Programs. This year we are working with University faculty from departments all across campus to bring you several new and exciting pre-college programs.

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