Middle School Boys

Engineering Options for Middle School Boys

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Selection is based on age, essay, and postmark. Acceptance is limited to 20 participants in grades 5-6 and 20 participants in grades 7-8. Priority is given to first-time attendees. Application deadline is May 1, 2019.

Hosted by the University of Evansville College of Engineering and Computer Science, this day camp gives middle school boys the chance to spend their days learning from UE faculty, staff, and students. Each day, the boys will have a chance to explore different areas of science or engineering by taking classes and working on team projects. Areas of exploration include electrical engineering, computer engineering, mechanical engineering, civil engineering, computer science, and physics. Additionally, the boys will tour local industries to see how engineering is important in the workplace. The camp is designed to give middle school boys a better understanding of what types of opportunities are available in fields most closely related to science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).

  • Who: Middle School aged boys currently in grades 6, 7, or 8 and Elementary School aged boys currently in grade 5

  • When: June 24-28, 2019 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

  • Where: The University of Evansville Campus, Evansville, Indiana

  • Cost: $300 (includes all transportation during camp, lunch each day, supplies, and materials)

Enrollment is limited to 20 participants in grades 5-6 and 20 participants in grades 7-8. Priority is given to first-time attendees.

How to Apply

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Make checks payable to the "University of Evansville". For more information contact Kimberly Higgins at 812-488-2651 or kh209@evansville.edu.

Note: Transportation to off-campus activities will be provided by the staff using University or rental vehicles.

Office Phone:
812-488-2651

Office Email:
kh209@evansville.edu

Office Location:
Koch Center for Engineering and Science