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05 Oct 2023 TASS Nominations Open

From now through December 1, 2022, Telluride Association is accepting nominations for the Telluride Association Summer Seminar (TASS). We seek nominations for high school sophomores and juniors ("rising juniors" and "rising seniors"), who will be invited to apply to our free, six-week seminar in Summer...

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29 Nov TASS Update Letter to Students

Dear Student, Thank you for your interest in applying to Telluride Association Summer Seminars (TASS) in 2022. Telluride Association has made major changes to our summer offerings for this year. In this letter, we explain the most important changes and how they affect you as an applicant. TASP...

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24 Sep Launching Summer Seminars 2022!

Dear Friends, Supporters, and Associates of Telluride Association: Telluride Association is pleased to announce the launch of the Telluride Association Summer Seminars in the summer of 2022. These programs for high-school sophomores and juniors replace our previous summer programs, the Telluride Association Sophomore Seminars (TASS) and...

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05 Jul TA’s New Online Directory !

Dear TA Friends, After many years, Telluride Association is pleased to announce that we once again have a searchable directory of alumnx (“associates”) of our programs!  We invite you to register for your account, update your profile, and choose what information you want to display to...

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01 Oct TA Pauses Summer Programs in 2021

September 26, 2020 Dear Telluride Friends, As the summer has progressed, Telluride Association has been grappling with our obligation to combat anti-Black racism and white supremacy within our summer programs, in our board governance, and in the landscape of American secondary and higher education. This, in addition...

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22 Jun TA Branch closures

Update August 2021: After careful review and preparation, Telluride Association has reopened its Cornell and Michigan Branches for the Fall of 2021. Telluride is following University guidelines for operating under the conditions of the COVID pandemic, and will continue to adapt and respond to changing...

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11 Mar Update on COVID-19

UPDATED 3/13: Cornell University has suspended classes on its Ithaca campus as of 5 PM. Virtual classes will begin April 6th. Telluride is working to assist its Cornell branchmembers to return home or who are, in accordance with Cornell guidelines, permitted to stay at Cornell...

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02 Nov TASS & TASP Application Cycle Opens!

The application cycle for the 2020 summer programs (TASS and TASP) is now open! Read about our programs, and next summer's seminar choices, in our brochures for TASS and TASP. If you're an educator, coach, mentor, or counselor, and you know a promising high-school sophomore or junior,...

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14 Dec Submit Your Summer Program Applications!

You can find program information and brochures on our website, as well as links to application materials, for TASS and TASP.  Completed applications are due in January 2019. Nominators: we will no longer mail printed materials to nominees, but we will direct any nominated students to...

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15 Dec Call for applications: Reese Miller International Exchange Scholarship – March 4

The Reese Miller International Exchange Scholarship is awarded to exceptional students who exemplify Telluride Association’s mission of promoting intellectual inquiry and democratic self-government. The Scholarship is supported by bequests from and the family of Reese Miller, Deep Springs ’52, Cornell Branch ’53, Telluride Association ‘55 and Lincoln Exchange...

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02 Nov Nominate now for TASS 2017

TASS is a multi-faceted experience; students live together for six weeks at one of our two program campuses. They attend college-level seminars in topics pertaining to critical Black and ethnic studies and participate in activities to further their knowledge in the classroom. Students create a...

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03 Sep Want to be a factotum for Summer 2017?

TASS and TASP need you! If you are a college student or recent college graduate, please consider applying to become a factotum. As the name implies, factotums "do everything" in support of the summer programs, from organizing guest lectures to ensuring the smooth functioning of student social life. The...

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