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Ten Things That Happen When You Come Home from Camp

Ten Things That Happen When You Come Home from Camp

Date:Thursday, 14 September 2017

Coming home from camp is a bit of an adjustment! Here’s ten things that are bound to happen when you get back home!
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News Release: Trump Threat to Kiwi US Working Holiday Programmes

News Release: Trump Threat to Kiwi US Working Holiday Programmes

Date:Thursday, 31 August 2017

New Zealand’s leading specialist overseas employment agency, International Working Holidays (IWH) is joining forces with American and other international agencies to counter the threat to US working holiday programmes from President Donald Trump’s America First policy.
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Camp America's response to the Wall Street Journal Article re J1 Visa reviews

Camp America's response to the Wall Street Journal Article re J1 Visa reviews

Date:Thursday, 31 August 2017

Camp America's official response to the Wall Street Journal's article re Trumps review of the J1 Visa on 27 August 2017
For the past 49 years, the Camp America programme has been at the forefront of cultural exchange with the US. Many politicians have spoken of the ‘special relationship’ between the UK and US, we are lucky enough to see this in practice at ground-level every summer. ...

Applying to become camp counsellor is easier than you realise!

Applying to become camp counsellor is easier than you realise!

Date:Wednesday, 23 August 2017

Former counsellor Steph shares her smooth Camp America experience. ...

Defeat Camp jetlag with our handy tips

Defeat Camp jetlag with our handy tips

Date:Monday, 21 August 2017

Don't let your Camp America experience - or aftermath - be ruined by jetlag! We've got the tips to help you have the best experience possible. ...

Where the Camp America Experience Can Take You

Where the Camp America Experience Can Take You

Date:Tuesday, 25 July 2017

Some people may have the misconception that working at a summer camp in America is just a gap year thing and that it wouldn’t contribute to someone’s future. Boy are they wrong!

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Humans of Camp America entry from Wellingtonian Brand Manger - Niall Yates

Humans of Camp America entry from Wellingtonian Brand Manger - Niall Yates

Date:Thursday, 29 June 2017

One of our awesome Wellington Brand Managers Niall shares his Humans of Camp America entry. ...

My Camp America Experience

My Camp America Experience

Date:Thursday, 29 June 2017

Beth Cochrane shares her amazing Camp America experience at a special needs camp.

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9 Ways Camp America Can Change Your Life

9 Ways Camp America Can Change Your Life

Date:Monday, 12 June 2017

The feedback we receive from past counsellors who have returned from their Camp America trip helps us learn more about the benefits they’ve picked up along the summer experience. One benefit that everyone seems to return with is a bit of disbelief over the many things they’ve done that they never thought they’d ever do – or even be able to do! ...

6 Ways to Prepare Yourself for Your Experience with Camp America NZ

6 Ways to Prepare Yourself for Your Experience with Camp America NZ

Date:Monday, 12 June 2017

Key ingredients to making sure you have a safe & enjoyable Camp America experience! ...

Make the Most of your time at Camp America

Make the Most of your time at Camp America

Date:Thursday, 4 May 2017

For those about to head off, or for those thinking of going over next season, this ones for you... ...

What Skills do I have to offer Camp America?

What Skills do I have to offer Camp America?

Date:Tuesday, 2 May 2017

When I began my application for Camp America I read that there was over 200 skills wanted by camps, I had a brief look through the most sought after skills and was slightly disheartened as there was nothing listed in those skill sets that I had much experience with or that I was passionate about. ...

Murphy’s Law

Murphy’s Law

Date:Tuesday, 6 December 2016

Whether you call it Murphy’s Law or Sod’s Law, either way, when I think about my time with Camp America there’s no better way to describe it; that “if something can go wrong, it will” and I wouldn’t change it for the world. ...

Future of J1 Visa for Camp Counselors with Trump

Future of J1 Visa for Camp Counselors with Trump

Date:Thursday, 10 November 2016

President-elect Donald Trump’s victory raises many questions for us as an international community. Many of us are wondering about his plans regarding federally-funded exchange programs, his view on immigration reform, and the potential changes he might seek to visa policies. We also know that many of your participants are raising questions about what might happen to them now. ...

The Token Kiwi

The Token Kiwi

Date:Friday, 16 September 2016

You might be thinking am I the only New Zealander going to my camp? Freaking out that you’re going overseas by yourself and then won’t have anyone from home with you for the summer. ...

What's a "Faith-based" or "Religious Camp America Experience like?

What's a "Faith-based" or "Religious Camp America Experience like?

Date:Thursday, 15 September 2016

Don't let it freak you out! - We created a questionnaire for our Camp America brand managers who have been to a variety of Camps which have some element of religion or faith. A lot of you will choose a preference to not work at a religious camp, but it might not be what you're expecting... ...

Camp Directors Visiting Auckland 2016

Camp Directors Visiting Auckland 2016

Date:Monday, 4 January 2016

Wednesday January 13th is the day that 15 of the best camps in America will be here to recruit Kiwis to their camp. Read on to find out how you can get involved. ...

Post Camp America Blues is a Real Thing!

Post Camp America Blues is a Real Thing!

Date:Sunday, 6 December 2015

Never to old for face paint
I remember talking to a guy who was coming to the camp that I was retuning to. - He didn't quite understand why all the returners were so excited to go back. ...

The Life of a Camp America General Counsellor

The Life of a Camp America General Counsellor

Date:Sunday, 6 December 2015

Little did I know I was about to embark on the most life changing summer experience of my life.
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My friend did Camp America! - do you know them?? ... uhhhh, no.

My friend did Camp America! - do you know them?? ... uhhhh, no.

Date:Sunday, 6 December 2015

People with no real knowledge of Camp America think that it is just one big camp slap bang in the middle of America that alllllll the kids and alllllllllll the international counsellors go to in Summer time. LOL ...

 

 

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Camp America Blog

Ten Things That Happen When You Come Home from Camp

Ten Things That Happen When You Come Home from Camp

Date:Thursday, 14 September 2017

Coming home from camp is a bit of an adjustment! Here’s ten things that are bound to happen when ...

News Release: Trump Threat to Kiwi US Working Holiday Programmes

News Release: Trump Threat to Kiwi US Working Holiday Programmes

Date:Thursday, 31 August 2017

New Zealand’s leading specialist overseas employment agency, International Working Holidays (IWH) ...

Camp America's response to the Wall Street Journal Article re J1 Visa reviews

Camp America's response to the Wall Street Journal Article re J1 Visa reviews

Date:Thursday, 31 August 2017

Camp America's official response to the Wall Street Journal's article re Trumps review of the J1 ...

 
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