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High hopes for Queens students

Cindy Pietrakowski and Yulin Yang spent their summers as YMCA interns. Now, these Queens students and three others were selected to be included in a Bank of America program called Student Leaders. The project is geared to 200 or more high school juniors and seniors who are also active in their school community. Each of the student leaders chosen was given an eight-week internship and an invitation to attend a national leadership summit in Washington, DC. Read more…

‘Don’t touch his head:’ A day in the life of Mr. Met

Cross Island YMCA campers got an opportunity to get up close and personal with Mr. Met. While campers were at a baseball clinic with actual Mets players Josh Edgin and Eric Campbell, Mr. Met was the biggest celebrity around. For the next half-hour, he poses for pictures, dishes out "high fours" (Mr. Met only has four fingers on each hand) and gestures his way through questions shouted from every direction – "Are you the real Mr. Met?" and "Are you wearing a costume?" are two of the favorites. But mostly, he attempts to avoid starting a riot. Read more…

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