Camp Exploration, a summer day camp for rising seventh and eight graders, will be held on the Cheraw campus of Northeastern Technical College this summer beginning June 8 through June 13, 2014.
The theme of the camp is "Amazing Automation" and the program will guide campers through a diverse schedule of workshops, interactive learning activities, career exploration, leadership activities and a field trip to learn about advanced manufacturing, engineering, science and technology. Workshops will be led by college faculty while students are chaperoned by qualified middle school and high school faculty and student teaching assistants.
The camp will be from 8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m., Monday through Thursday, and Friday 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., June 9 through June 13. There will be an orientation session on Sunday, June 8 from 4-6 p.m., for all campers and their families. At least one parent or guardian is required to attend the orientation session with a participating camper. A Soft Skills for Success panel and other activities will be part of the Sunday session.
Camp Exploration has 25 openings for students. Participants must apply by June 2, 2014. The cost of the camp is $50. Limited scholarships are available and must be requested at the time of application.
For more information, read about Camp Exploration: Amazing Automation in the NEWS!
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