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STEM Engineering Summer Camp

5 th -7 th Grade Camp:

Date:August 2-6, 2021
Time:Choose one slot:  8:30 AM - 12:00 PM or 1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Grade:5-7

All campers will be engaged in hands-on activities, friendly competitions, and exciting creative thinking building challenges. Each year there will be different problem-solving challenges that are designed to survey the different engineering fields and of course to have fun! We strive to create a positive "camp" atmosphere where campers are learning by doing!.

During various scheduled times, campers will be presented with workshops lead by industry leaders who represent the various engineering fields. In the past, we had speakers from the following companies participate:  Underwriters Laboratories, ComEd, Dell, IDEO, Gravity Tank, Salesforce, United Airlines, Kipnis Architecture, Stepan Company,  EdgeOne Medical, and Northwestern University.

Campers will experience projects (challenges) that focus on Design Thinking, Product Design, Environmental Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, and Architectural Design.

Refunds are available, provided a written request is received via email with your student's full name and ID number. No refund requests will be accepted after Thursday, June 17, 2021.

8th Grade Camp:

Date:July 26-30, 2021
Time:9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Grade:8

This week will be devoted to an 8th grade only experience. Campers will dive deeper into projects that have more depth and duration. All campers will be engaged in hands-on activities, friendly competitions, and exciting creative thinking building challenges. Each year there will be different problem-solving challenges that are designed to survey the different engineering fields and of course to have fun! We strive to create a positive "camp" atmosphere where campers are learning by doing! This 8th grade only experience will allow us to go deeper into problem-solving methods, construction and prototyping techniques. Campers will use software and power tools in this week long camp.  Refunds are available, provided a written request is received via email with your student's full name and ID number. 

No refund requests will be accepted after Thursday, June 17, 2021.

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