News release from Ivy Tech Community College:
Area elementary and middle school students encouraged to attend Ivy Tech Community College Northeast summer camp
(February 3, 2015) – All area elementary and middle school students, ages 8 to 14, are invited to participate in Ivy Tech Community College Northeast’s Adventure and Imagination Summer STEM Camp, which offers two one-week sessions. The camp offers a range of science, technology, engineering and math activities, such as exploring Allen County nature preserves, programming robots, exploring the chemistry of food, touring local technology businesses and much more.
Students 8 to 10 years old will participate in the camp scheduled for June 22-26, and students 11 to 14 years old will participate in the camp scheduled for July 20-24.
The camp cost for one week is $149. The fee covers T-shirt, lunch, snacks, supplies and field trips. Need-based scholarships are available for students on a competitive basis. Contact Provi Mayo at 260-480-2070 orfor further details.
Corporate sponsors: Indiana Michigan Power and NIPSCO.
Adventure and Imagination Summer STEM Camp dates and times:
Week 1 for 8- to 10-year-olds: June 22-26, 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Week 2 for 11- to 14-year-olds: July 20-24, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Activities will vary between the camps.
Visit IvyTech.edu/northeast/stem for more information or to register.
About Ivy Tech Community College
Ivy Tech Community College is the state’s largest public postsecondary institution and the nation’s largest singly accredited statewide community college system. Ivy Tech serves nearly 200,000 students annually and has campuses throughout Indiana. It functions as the state’s engine of workforce development, offering affordable degree programs and training that are aligned with the needs of its community along with courses and programs that transfer to other colleges and universities in Indiana. It is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association.