The programs are educational and exciting ways to learn new things.
Any students supported by E3 STEM who attend camps not run by our program need to complete this form.
There are numerous general STEM summer camps available for students as well as many geared toward specific fields of interest. The camps are organized by field and there are links to sign up at the end of each description. Many camps are free of charge or have a small fee, and transportation is often available from AVHS to the camp location.
Children’s Hospital Observer Program – Observe Children’s staff in order to learn more about their field and fulfill personal career exploration objectives. Must be 16 and have finished junior year.
Children’s Healthcare Information Sessions – These seminars provide interactive learning opportunities designed to help individuals learn about specific health care fields, including educational requirements,day-to-day activities, etc.
Mayo Career Awareness – Career awareness site for high school students
Mayo Career Immersion Program. Who: This program is geared towards sophomores and juniors.
National Youth Leadership Forum: Medicine: Spend nine amazing days on the campus location of your choice that will put you on the path to a career in medicine and health care. Join other high school students from around the country for this extraordinary opportunity to learn from and interact with subject matter experts while gaining invaluable hands-on experience. You must be nominated. Contact Ms. Donely, Mr. Perkins or Mr. Lynch if you would like to do this asap.
Inspiring Girls Expeditions: FREE expeditions to explore wilderness, art and sciences. Join our team! Each year we select expedition teams of 8-9 teenage girls and 3 instructors to spend 12 days exploring and learning about glaciers and the alpine or marine environment. One team explores Mount Baker, an ice-covered volcano in the North Cascades of Washington State. Another team sleeps under the midnight sun while exploring an Alaskan glacier. Our third team explores the connections between glacier and ocean by kayak in Resurrection Bay, near Seward, AK. Applications due: Jan. 31.
Summer Legal Institute-Twin Cities, MN: The Twin Cities SLI (June 26, 2017 – June 30, 2017) is a fun, educational, and interactive program hosted by the University of Minnesota Law School. The SLI provides high school students with exposure to legal careers. The program is FREE to all students. To apply online, click here by May 1. More information here.
Mayo Career Immersion Program. Who: This program is geared towards sophomores and juniors (from the 2016-2017 school year). When: Program dates are from July 9-14, 2017. **Applications are due February 1st!**
SUMMER 2017 ENGINEERING CAMPS: South Dakota State University Electrical Engineering Summer Camp. July 30 – August 5. www.sdstate.edu/eecs/camps
GenCyber Summer Cybersecurity Camp for High School Students. July 17th – 21st, 2017, at Inver Hills Community College. The camps will provide a series of hands-on labs as well as field trips to a data center at a local company or firm, where participants can talk to cybersecurity engineers in the field. The GenCyber camp is open to all students at no cost. During the camps, participants will receive a Raspberry Pi computer, a powerful mini-PC they can use to continue their cybersecurity explorations after the camp experience concludes. Sign up with IHCC using these links: Online Registration & Submit your photo and video consent form now. Please also SIGN UP HERE with E3 STEM to indicate if you need a ride to the camp. FREE. GenCyber Flyer
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