Overview

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Writers Academy: Gr 5-8

UNH Writers Academy is a creative writing program offered throughout three week-long sessions.

This is not a technical/remedial writing program, but if you want to get your creative juices flowing, please join us!

To view instructor information, click on the 'Program Staff' tab above.

2020 Dates & Information (all sessions run from 8:30 am - 2:15 pm):

Session

Dates

Grades (entering Fall 2020)

Cost

Registration Close Dates (unless full earlier)

WA Gr 6-8

June 29-July 3

Grades 6-8

$240

June 22

WA Gr 5-6

July 6-10

Grades 5-6

$240

June 29

WA Gr 7-8

July 6-10

Grades 7-8

$240

June 29

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July 13-17

Grades 6-8

$240

July 6

WA Gr 6-8

July 13-17

Grades 6-8

$240

July 6

 

Click the '+' sign on the blocks on the right to view all sessions and enroll in any of the sessions offered for students Grades 5-8.

New for 2020 – Family Accounts! Families can create one account for all family members and enrollments can be done together.

Set up your family account today – instructions online at:

Online Registration Instructions

Click to view additional Writers Academy sessions for students entering grades 9-12.

For the program website:  Writers Academy

Travel Information

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Writers Academy: Gr 5-8

UNH Writers Academy is held in the newly renovated Hamilton Smith Hall, 95 Main St., Durham, NH:  Travel to Durham

Additional information, including check in location and times are sent to participants by the program staff prior to the session start date.

Program Staff

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Writers Academy: Gr 5-8

08:30am - 02:15pm
Durham Campus - Hamilton Smith Hall
240.00 Camp Fee

For students entering grades 6-8; June 29- July 3

Instructors: Tomasen Carey & Mark Holt-Shannon

08:30am - 02:15pm
Durham Campus - Hamilton Smith Hall
240.00 Camp Fee

For students entering grades 5-6; July 6-10

Instructors: Ashley Healey & Maryellen Webb

08:30am - 02:15pm
Durham Campus - Hamilton Smith Hall
240.00 Camp Fee

For students entering grades 7-8; July 6-10

Instructors: Karen Atherton & Pam Murphy

08:30am - 02:15pm
Durham Campus - Hamilton Smith Hall
240.00 Camp Fee

For students entering grades 6-8; July 13-17

Instructor: Branden Wood

08:30am - 02:15pm
Durham Campus - Hamilton Smith Hall
240.00 Camp Fee

For students entering grades 6-8; July 13-17

Instructors: Ashley Healey & David McCormick