SUNY Poly Announces Inaugural Summer Spotlight Series

SUNY Poly Announces Inaugural Summer Spotlight Series

Monday, April 1, 2024 - 12:47
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UTICA, NY – SUNY Polytechnic Institute (SUNY Poly) is thrilled to announce the launch of the SUNY Poly Summer Spotlight Series, a new and vibrant community engagement initiative set to debut this June. This series encompasses a diverse range of events, workshops, and camps designed to offer enriching experiences for participants of all ages. The initiative highlights the incredible expertise of SUNY Poly faculty and valued community members, focusing on a wide array of subjects including STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics), athletics, wellness, and more.

The SUNY Poly Summer Spotlight Series aims to foster a sense of curiosity and lifelong learning among participants, promoting hands-on experiences that go beyond traditional educational settings. From engaging science camps for young learners to interactive workshops in creative arts, and from athletic clinics to wellness seminars, there is something for everyone in this comprehensive series.

“The SUNY Poly Summer Spotlight Series is a testament to our commitment to community engagement, education, and the sharing of knowledge,” said SUNY Poly President Dr. Winston Soboyejo. “We are proud to offer such a diverse array of programming that not only highlights the expertise of our faculty and community partners, but also provides fun and exciting learning opportunities for participants of all ages. This series is an invitation to explore new interests, enhance skills, and enjoy the camaraderie of learning together.”

The events are scheduled to take place across various facilities within the SUNY Poly campus, offering state-of-the-art resources and spaces conducive to learning and creativity. Additionally, the series is designed to strengthen the bond between the University and the surrounding community, encouraging a collaborative spirit and the exchanging of ideas.

Registration for the SUNY Poly Summer Spotlight Series is now open and it is first-come, first-serve for most events and camps. For more information on the series, including a detailed schedule of events, descriptions, and registration details, please visit the SUNY Poly Summer Spotlight Series official website at or contact the Office of University Conferencing and Events.

SUNY Poly Coordinator of University Conferencing and Events Bill Dustin urges the community to register and visit SUNY Poly’s campus, stating, "Don’t miss out on this exciting opportunity to shine a spotlight on your summer. Join us at SUNY Polytechnic Institute for a season of exploration, discovery, and fun. Register today!"