Why Camp?: Staff Edition

College students today struggle with making sure they have used every opportunity during college to ensure that they are the most prepared they can be to enter “the real world.” During my time at Wheaton College, I felt pressure to get internships and create networks in order to secure my future. Instead, I chose to […]

Alumna Spotlight: Caity Downey

Camp Cedarbrook’s alumnae are doing great things all over the world! In this new series, we’ll be profiling some of our alumnae, both new and old. Name: Caitlin (“Caity”) Downey What years were you at camp? Camper: 2004-2007 Staff (Assistant Trip Leader): 2010 What was your bird name? My bird name was “Denali” – a […]

My Life is a Songfest

“MY LIFE IS A SONGFEST!” is a phrase that originated with the staff ten years ago. At camp, someone would mention how much they love eating donuts, and instantly everyone would break out into song. My life is a songfest. As a camper, I remember thinking that songfests were better than television. It was a great […]