Posts Tagged: pelicans

The Pels

A Pelican Summer: Music Director

This is my first full season working on Star Island and it’s been amazing so far. I got introduced to the magic of this place through someone I was visiting last summer in 2012, and loved it so much I decided to apply to work here this summer. I was very pleased to be offered… Read more >

The Pels

A Pelican Summer: Bellhop Supervisor

My name is Carrie Pope and I am the Bellhop Supervisor at the Oceanic Hotel on Star Island. What does a bellhop do? It’s hard to list because there is so much! I have a fun and constantly changing job that requires you to move around a lot. Sometimes you use your brain to solve… Read more >

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A Tale of Two Harbors

A Pelican Perspective with no Inside Jokes …seriously [Editor’s Note: This is part of the “Life Cycle of a Shoaler” series. This essay focuses on the transition as seasonal staff members, Pelicans.] By Allegra Hyde, Pelican ’08, ‘010-12 It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of… Read more >

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Going from Authorized Areas to Rocking Chairs

By Hillary Adams Case, Pel Reunion [Editor’s Note: This is part of the “Life Cycle of a Shoaler” series. This essay focuses on the transition from Pelican to Conference attendee.] I come from a multi-generational family of Pelicans.  It was only natural that I too became a Pelican when I was old enough.  My family… Read more >