Campers will explore several STEM careers by doing investigations with STEM faculty, meeting with STEM professionals from the area, and STEM students from NIU. Mechanical, electrical, and systems engineering will be covered, as will physics, chemistry, geology, and game design. Campers experience dorm life and evening activities are arranged. *STEM = Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics
Sci-camp Director Pati Sievert, Science Camp Director for the 9th year, is the STEM Outreach Coordinator, holds a Master’s Degree in Physics Education, and has many years of experience with young people in schools, camps, outreach programming, and as a high school Physics teacher.
Summer Camp Fees: Residential campers $TBD ($TBD after May 15, 2013); returning LA&S Academic Summer campers, multiple campers from the same household, or NIU employees are eligible for an additional $25 discount on request.
For more information contact College of Liberal Arts and Sciences External Programming: call 815-753-5200 or e-mail LASEP@niu.edu