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July 22, 2013 through
July 26, 2013


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Alice Hoffman Young Writers Retreat

Event, For High School Students

Alice Hoffman Young Writers Retreat Celebrates 10 Years!

Adelphi’s annual Alice Hoffman Young Writers Retreat is an intensive writing workshop where high school students and their teachers can experience the power of arts-based learning through creative writing workshops with Adelphi faculty, accomplished writers and artists, and English education graduate students

All admitted students receive a full program scholarship.

» Learn more about this event, including application and scholarship information

2012 High School Student Videos

Ummulbaneen Mohamedali performs her original poem ‘when people see me’.

Samantha Flax performs her original poem ‘Slipping’.

Billy Wurster reads his poem ‘People Think I am’ and shares insights into comic book/science fiction culture.

Rachel Dillon kills it in one take.

For more information, please contact:

Robert Linné
Director, Adolescent Education
Harvey Hall, Room 226
p – 516.877.4411
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Photos by David Flores and Brian Ballweg