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Delve Into Science!

July 8-13, 2018

Job growth in the sciences is predicted to lead the economy in the years ahead. Why not explore your possibilities during a week-long experiential & fun "science camp" at College of Saint Elizabeth?

Use this week to conduct experiments in our newly-renovated science labs and learn from highly qualified STEM instructors and experts.

Our one-week (Sunday through Friday) academic program will include:
  • Lab experiments to test scientific concepts
  • Brain dissection and microbes and medicine lab
  • Visits to nearby STEM facilities and labs, including an urban farm field trip
  • Daily STEM research momentum startup sessions
  • Health and medical science workshops
  • Connections to leading corporations
Also included:
  • Transportation on all field trips
  • Residence life experience
  • On-campus meals

Supported in part by the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies through the Independent College Fund of New Jersey.


Special Program

Cost

  • FREE! $50 deposit is refundable at program's end.

Criteria

  • Current high school juniors
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Essay expressing student's motivations and expectations to attend this program (250-350 words)
  • Recommendation from principal, guidance counselor or teacher
  • Current high school transcript

Deadline for application

  • May 25, 2018
    (Limited number of seats)

Acceptance notification

  • June 1, 2018

Enrollment deadline

June 15, 2018 with submission of paperwork:

  • Confirmation of attendance
  • Health forms
  • Liability forms
  • Confidentiality waivers

Agenda for the Week

Be part of our action-packed week geared for scientific minds!

Participate in:

  • A full range of lab experiments with a particular focus on practical applications to the health care field.
  • Trips to locations for real world experience in the fields of marine biology and health care.
  • Workshops on science writing and other STEM topics.
  • Contact with industry speakers who will share their expertise in fields such as power generation, patent law and patent processing.