Category Month: August 2015

StreetSquashers Get a Taste of College!

After a rigorous application process this spring, select sophomores and juniors were given the opportunity to experience college life at some of the most prestigious universities across the northeast. Read more about all of our students' opportunities in their reflections below! Khala '16 - Syracuse Summer College I never thought I would have fun at college --not...
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Summer Discovery Week 7

Our seventh and final week of Summer Discovery is complete! This week was dedicated to our StreetSquash Games. Each day consisted of a variety of competitions (both educational and physical) among the four color teams: Purple, Orange, Blue and Green. The competitions ranged from jeopardy, life size chess, board games, racquet relays, team chants...
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StreetSquash Hosts Alumni Nationals 2015

Over the weekend of August 7, StreetSquash hosted the third annual NUSEA Alumni Nationals tournament. Alumni from StreetSquash, SquashBusters (Boston), CitySquash (Bronx), SquashSmarts (Philly), SquashHaven (New Haven), MetroSquash (Chicago) and SquashWise (Baltimore) reunited in Harlem for a fun-filled weekend with urban squash friends from near and far. StreetSquash had a record number of alums come through...
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NUSEA Citizenship Tour 2015

This July three of our StreetSquash students joined 19 fellow student-athletes on the NUSEA Urban Squash Citizenship Tour. The 8-day trip included stops in New York City, Philadelphia, Baltimore and Washington, DC. The Citizenship Tour sought to inspire urban squash students from across the country to be civically engaged, to be informed citizens and...
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