Author: Becca Goldman

  • The Final Chapter

    And just like that, here we are. It’s like we blinked and that’s all it took for seven weeks to fly by. In my years spent here, I’ve established a routine. The people I seek out when I need to laugh, the activities I go to when I need a distraction, and the places I […]

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  • A Letter To Our Campers

    Dear CTN Campers, Five weeks already…seriously, how is that possible? How’s the food? I haven’t seen a photo of you in two days, are you still there? Did you get a part in the Disney play? Are you still enjoying the new podcasting elective? Feels like just yesterday you arrived on that dark, rainy day […]

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  • The Art of Camp

    Nestled halfway up the Dell Hill, situated between the chaos and noise of the pool, and the calm of animal care, sits one of our most “lived in” spaces at camp, our Arts and Crafts building. Walls covered with names of past campers, rafters cluttered with dates from more than 40 years ago, the space, […]

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  • Every Inch of Camp

    I was 12 years old the first time I saw Tel Noar. We were one of the visiting teams for the girls’ basketball tournament and we arrived screaming cheers, hair braided in double french braids, adorned in our beloved Pembroke purple. Our bus pulled in front of the office, unloaded, and we found a shady […]

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  • Through the Lens of Camp

    A picture says a thousand words, and when you haven’t seen your child in person for a couple of weeks, I can imagine that the perfect shot of your camper can say a few thousand more. Each day, I spend at least one or two periods jumping from activity to activity, checking in with campers, […]

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