SSP Activities

SSP Signature Events

College Visits

Brown 1 - Friday, June 29

Friday, June 29
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Meet at corner of Oxford and Kirkland Streets

Located in historic Providence, Rhode Island, Brown University is the seventh-oldest college in the United States. Brown is an independent, coeducational Ivy League institution comprising undergraduate and graduate programs. With its talented and motivated student body and accomplished faculty, Brown is a leading research university that maintains a particular commitment to exceptional undergraduate instruction.

Learn more about Brown and its admissions process before the trip by visiting https://www.brown.edu/admission.

Yale 1 - Friday, July 6

Friday, July 6
7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Meet at corner of Oxford and Kirkland Streets

Yale University in New Haven, CT comprises three major academic components: Yale College (the undergraduate program), the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, and the professional schools. In addition, Yale encompasses a wide array of centers and programs, libraries, museums, and administrative support offices. Approximately 11,250 students attend Yale.

Learn more about Yale and its admissions process before the trip by visiting http://admissions.yale.edu

Tufts University - Thursday, July 12

Thursday, July 12
12:30 - 5:00 PM
Meet at the east side of Thayer Hall (between Thayer Hall and Memorial Church.)
Registration opens in the Activities Office on Thursday, June 29, at 9am. Spots: 25

Tufts University is a large private research institution located in Medford, Massachusetts. The university is comprised of approximately 5,200 undergraduates and 5,500 graduate students. Tufts is a world reknowned liberal arts college. According to Tufts University (2015), the top five popular majors are international relations, economics, biology, computer science, and the fine arts.

Learn more about Tufts and its admissions process before the trip by visiting http://admissions.tufts.edu/.

MIT - Thursday, July 19

Thursday, July 19
1:00 - 5:00 PM
Meet at the east side of Thayer Hall (between Thayer Hall and Memorial Church.)

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology is a private research university located in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States. Find out more about MIT at web.mit.edu. 

 

Brown 2 - Friday, July 20

Friday, July 20
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Meet at corner of Oxford and Kirkland Streets

Located in historic Providence, Rhode Island, Brown University is the seventh-oldest college in the United States. Brown is an independent, coeducational Ivy League institution comprising undergraduate and graduate programs. With its talented and motivated student body and accomplished faculty, Brown is a leading research university that maintains a particular commitment to exceptional undergraduate instruction.

Learn more about Brown and its admissions process before the trip by visiting https://www.brown.edu/admission.

Boston College - Thursday, July 26

Thursday, July 26
1:00 - 5:30 PM
Meet at the east side of Thayer Hall (between Thayer Hall and Memorial Church.)

Boston College is the first institution of of higher learning to operate in the city of Boston.  A prive Jesuit Catholic research university, BC is comprised of several major academic components: The Robert J. Morrissey College of Arts & Sciences (the largest undergraduate program), as well as schools of education, social work, nursing, theology and ministry, and several others. Boston College also includes a number of campuses, libraries, and administrative support offices. Approximately 14,250 students attend BC.

Learn more about BC and its admissions process before the trip by visiting www.bc.edu/admission/undergrad.html.

Wellesley College - Thursday, August 2

Thursday, August 2
8:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Meet at corner of Oxford and Kirkland Streets

Visit Wellesley College! Wellesley is one of the top liberal arts colleges in the country. One of the premiere women's colleges in the world, Wellesley is committed to diversity and academic excellence.

Learn more about Wellesley and its admissions process before the trip by visiting: http://www.wellesley.edu/admission

Yale 2 - Friday, August 3

Friday, August 3
7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Meet at corner of Oxford and Kirkland Streets.

Yale University in New Haven, CT comprises three major academic components: Yale College (the undergraduate program), the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, and the professional schools. In addition, Yale encompasses a wide array of centers and programs, libraries, museums, and administrative support offices. Approximately 11,250 students attend Yale.

Learn more about Yale and its admissions process before the trip by visiting http://admissions.yale.edu

 

College Fair

Come meet with representatives of colleges and universities from around the world.

Where: Northwest Labs

When: Friday, July 18, 8 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

 

SSP Trivia Bowl

Come show off your knowledge at the SSP Trivia Bowl!

When: TBA
Where: TBA
Finale: TBA
Who: All teams will be comprised of three people, but feel free to sign up individually or in teams of two and we'll pair you up with other contestants
What: Each team can anticipate two or three, 30-minute matches; top teams will advance to a final bracket

To Participate:

  • Your team must be present at ONE of two mandatory orientation meetings scheduled for... (TBD)
  • Sign up here before... TBD

Email triviabowlSSP@gmail.com with any questions.

SSP Dances

Each year, the SSP office organized two dances, one at the beginning (Saturday, June 30) and the other at the end of the semester (Saturday, August 4). They will both be starting at 8pm in Dudley House. Come mix and mingle as well as celebrate!

First Dance

When: Saturday, June 30
Time: TBA
Where: Northwest Labs
Attire: No specific attire. Wear whatever makes you feel comfortable!

Second Dance

When: Saturday, August 4
Time: TBA
Where: Northwest Labs Basement
Attire: No specific attire. Wear whatever makes you feel comfortable!

SSP Talent Show

 

For those of you whose talents are still budding and not quite ready to show off, save the date for the Talent Show: Sunday, July 22, time TBA. Come support your friends and classmates! Now is your chance to perform!

  • Group and solo acts welcome
  • Variety of talents encouraged
  • We will post a sign up sheet soon.

Auditions: TBA

Rehearsal: Location TBA
Time and Date TBA

Show: Location TBA
Sunday, July 22, TBA

 

There are a number of events scheduled specifically for the Secondary School Program. Download the overview below, and visit  the sections on the links on the left for more information on signature SSP events.

SSP Activities Flier
 
 

 

Questions?

 

E-mail hssao@g.harvard.edu.