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Summer Camp 2021

The first Summer Camp was held from August 2, 2021 to August 13, 2021.

Summer Camp

What can you expect during this program?

Program Information

Location

Health Professions Hub (HUB) at 301 Connecticut St

Third Floor – 306 – Center for Health Equity and Inclusion

Parking Information

Free Parking is available:

  • In D-Lot and D-2 Lot for free. Parking tickets have been suspended during the Summer Program dates (7/26 to 8/13)
  • Along Connecticut St and West St

D-Lot Parking Signage

Accessing the HUB

There are two entrances to enter the HUB:

  • Intersection of West & Connecticut St – Enter through the sliding doors
  • Entrance facing the parking lot (D-Lot) – Enter through the sliding doors
Elevators & Stairs

To reach the Center for Health Equity and Inclusion you may take the stairs or elevator:

  • If you entered from the corner of West & Connecticut St:
    • Elevators are located to the left by the Pharmacy- Be sure to select the third (3) floor
    • Stairs are located towards the left down the corridor past the Cafe and D’Lish Kitchen
  • If you entered by the Parking Lot entrance:
    • Elevators are located down the corridor past the D’Lish Kitchen and Security Desk on your right – Be sure to select the third (3) floor
    • Stairs are located towards the left down the corridor past the Cafe and D’Lish Kitchen
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Have a question or want more info?

Call or text the team at 716-698-4203

Equipment

A laptop and wired mouse will be provided to you during the duration of the program. These laptops cannot be taken home.

Masks & Other COVID-19 Guidelines

The DCWNY team requires the use of masks at all times.

Here is a link to our current COVID-19 Protocol.

We will screen you each morning of the camp. A screening includes:

Hand sanitizer and wipes will be readily available at all times.

Please be sure to fill out the required COVID-19 Consent Form

Transportation

Transportation will be provided to you via the Cedar Bus Company. You will be provided with approximate pick up times for each day of the camp. More details will be provided prior to the start of the camp.

Travel & Appropriate Dress for Field Trips

There are three field trips scheduled the last two weeks of the Summer Institute.

We will travel to these locations on the designated days with an arrival time between 8:45am and 9:00am. Activities at these sites will start at 9:00am sharp.

*** Please be sure to eat breakfast beforehand! Only lunch will be provided on field trips.

  • Wednesday, August 4th – Red Jacket Riverfront Park (20 Smith Street, Buffalo, NY 14210)
  • Friday, August 6th – Broderick Park (1170 Niagara St, Buffalo, NY 14213)
  • Wednesday, August 10th – Buffalo Sewage Treatment Plant (90 W Ferry St, Buffalo, NY 14213)

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If you need any assistance with transportation please reach out to the team at 716-698-4203 or dcwny@dyc.edu

Appropriate Dress

For these trips we ask you dress accordingly! We suggest comfortable, closed-toed shoes and casual clothes as we explore our community.

Community Service Hours

For those students who are looking to gain community service hours toward graduation, please bring the required form from your school and coordinate with the team. We will help you with any required information about the summer camp!

Summer Camp Abbreviated Schedule

A more detailed schedule will be provided to you on the first day.