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Description

If you are applying for a scholarship, please do so before registering for camp. A link to the scholarship application can be found at: https://sites.google.com/vt.edu/summer-camps-2022/home?authuser=0

This camp is designed to help curious, young teens (rising 7th – 9th graders) explore different types of sciences, including ones not normally taught in middle school and high school. Relevant, fun, hands-on activities will be taught by our nationally recognized Virginia Tech professors and staff. Topics include:

  • Neuroscience—the adaptive brain!
  • DNA form and function
  • Battle of the bacteria—a game of survival  
  • Making a solar battery
  • Paleontology—the evolution of ancient life forms
  • Serious fun with physics
  • Nanoscience and Bucky balls
  • Food microbiology
  • Crime scene investigation
  • Creative coding
  • Game theory and experimental economics
  • Behavioral genetics: How our genes and our environment interact with one another
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Section Title
Explore Science Camp
Type
Workshop
Days
Su
Time
12:00PM to 9:30PM
Dates
Jul 10, 2022
Type
Workshop
Days
M
Time
8:00AM to 9:00PM
Dates
Jul 11, 2022
Type
Workshop
Days
T
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Jul 12, 2022
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
16.0
Location
  • Virginia Tech - Blacksburg (Main Campus)
Fee(s)
569754A Registration $575.00
Section Notes

Questions?

Contact Victoria Corbin, Assistant Dean of Outreach and Student Engagement

Email: cvictoria@vt.edu
Phone: 540-232-8705

Program Schedule: https://sites.google.com/vt.edu/summer-camps-2022/explore-science-camp?authuser=0

Refund and Cancellation Policy: Refund requests must be received 14 calendar days prior to the program start date. A $30 administrative fee will be deducted from all refunds. Requests should be sent by email or by initiating a drop request through the student portal in our online registration system. As an alternative to a refund, you may send a substitute at no additional cost. Please contact us at 540-231-5182 or e-mail cpeinfo@vt.edu to request a substitution. Please note: refunds will not be issued for no-shows or for cancellations received on or after the program start date. 

In the unlikely event that this program is cancelled or postponed due to insufficient enrollments or unforeseen circumstances, the university will fully refund registration fees but cannot be held responsible for any other expenses, including cancellation or change charges assessed by airlines, hotels, travel agencies, or other organizations.

Additional Information: In the first week of June (or earlier) we will send out a packet that you must fill out and send back to us before the start of camp. The packet will include information on what to bring and what not to bring as well as health forms and a behavioral agreement form that and your camper must fill out and sign. Meanwhile, please refer to the General Information page https://sites.google.com/vt.edu/summer-camps-2022/home?authuser=0 for up to date information and camp schedules. You may also email Victoria Corbin at cvictoria@vt.edu

COVID-19 Requirements for In-person Programs 
I acknowledge that preventative measures will be in place to mitigate my risk of exposure to COVID-19. However, I understand that my voluntary attendance at this program may increase my risk of exposure to COVID-19, regardless of the care and reasonable efforts taken to avoid and mitigate that risk.  To learn more, please visit: https://register.cpe.vt.edu/contentManagement.do?method=load&code=CM000008

Section Title
Explore Data Science Camp
Type
Workshop
Days
Su
Time
12:00PM to 8:00PM
Dates
Jul 17, 2022
Type
Workshop
Days
M
Time
8:00AM to 9:00PM
Dates
Jul 18, 2022
Type
Workshop
Days
T
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Jul 19, 2022
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
16.0
Location
  • Virginia Tech - Blacksburg (Main Campus)
Fee(s)
569754B Registration $575.00
Section Notes

Program Schedule: https://sites.google.com/vt.edu/summer-camps-2022/explore-data-science-camp/camp-schedule-data-science

Refund and Cancellation Policy: Refund requests must be received 14 calendar days prior to the program start date. A $30 administrative fee will be deducted from all refunds. Requests should be sent by email or by initiating a drop request through the student portal in our online registration system. As an alternative to a refund, you may send a substitute at no additional cost. Please contact us at 540-231-5182 or e-mail cpeinfo@vt.edu to request a substitution. Please note: refunds will not be issued for no-shows or for cancellations received on or after the program start date. 

In the unlikely event that this program is cancelled or postponed due to insufficient enrollments or unforeseen circumstances, the university will fully refund registration fees but cannot be held responsible for any other expenses, including cancellation or change charges assessed by airlines, hotels, travel agencies, or other organizations.

Additional Information: In the first week of June (or earlier) we will send out a packet that you must fill out and send back to us before the start of camp. The packet will include information on what to bring and what not to bring as well as health forms and a behavioral agreement form that and your camper must fill out and sign. Meanwhile, please refer to the General Information page https://sites.google.com/vt.edu/summer-camps-2022/home?authuser=0 for up to date information and camp schedules. You may also email Victoria Corbin at cvictoria@vt.edu

COVID-19 Requirements for In-person Programs 
I acknowledge that preventative measures will be in place to mitigate my risk of exposure to COVID-19. However, I understand that my voluntary attendance at this program may increase my risk of exposure to COVID-19, regardless of the care and reasonable efforts taken to avoid and mitigate that risk.  To learn more, please visit: https://register.cpe.vt.edu/contentManagement.do?method=load&code=CM000008

Section Title
Explore Physical Sciences Camp
Type
Workshop
Days
Th
Time
12:00PM to 8:00PM
Dates
Jul 21, 2022
Type
Workshop
Days
F
Time
8:00AM to 9:00PM
Dates
Jul 22, 2022
Type
Workshop
Days
Sa
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Jul 23, 2022
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
16.0
Location
  • Virginia Tech - Blacksburg (Main Campus)
Fee(s)
569754C Registration $575.00
Section Notes

Program Schedule: https://sites.google.com/vt.edu/summer-camps-2022/explore-physical-sciences-camp/camp-schedule-physical-sciences

Refund and Cancellation Policy: Refund requests must be received 14 calendar days prior to the program start date. A $30 administrative fee will be deducted from all refunds. Requests should be sent by email or by initiating a drop request through the student portal in our online registration system. As an alternative to a refund, you may send a substitute at no additional cost. Please contact us at 540-231-5182 or e-mail cpeinfo@vt.edu to request a substitution. Please note: refunds will not be issued for no-shows or for cancellations received on or after the program start date. 

In the unlikely event that this program is cancelled or postponed due to insufficient enrollments or unforeseen circumstances, the university will fully refund registration fees but cannot be held responsible for any other expenses, including cancellation or change charges assessed by airlines, hotels, travel agencies, or other organizations.

Additional Information: In the first week of June (or earlier) we will send out a packet that you must fill out and send back to us before the start of camp. The packet will include information on what to bring and what not to bring as well as health forms and a behavioral agreement form that and your camper must fill out and sign. Meanwhile, please refer to the General Information page https://sites.google.com/vt.edu/summer-camps-2022/home?authuser=0 for up to date information and camp schedules. You may also email Victoria Corbin at cvictoria@vt.edu

COVID-19 Requirements for In-person Programs 
I acknowledge that preventative measures will be in place to mitigate my risk of exposure to COVID-19. However, I understand that my voluntary attendance at this program may increase my risk of exposure to COVID-19, regardless of the care and reasonable efforts taken to avoid and mitigate that risk.  To learn more, please visit: https://register.cpe.vt.edu/contentManagement.do?method=load&code=CM000008

Section Title
Explore Life Sciences Camp
Type
Workshop
Days
Su
Time
12:00PM to 8:00PM
Dates
Jul 24, 2022
Type
Workshop
Days
M
Time
8:00AM to 9:00PM
Dates
Jul 25, 2022
Type
Workshop
Days
T
Time
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Dates
Jul 26, 2022
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
16.0
Location
  • Virginia Tech - Blacksburg (Main Campus)
Fee(s)
569754D Registration $575.00
Section Notes

Program Schedule: https://sites.google.com/vt.edu/summer-camps-2022/explore-life-sciences-camp/camp-schedule-life-sciences

Refund and Cancellation Policy: Refund requests must be received 14 calendar days prior to the program start date. A $30 administrative fee will be deducted from all refunds. Requests should be sent by email or by initiating a drop request through the student portal in our online registration system. As an alternative to a refund, you may send a substitute at no additional cost. Please contact us at 540-231-5182 or e-mail cpeinfo@vt.edu to request a substitution. Please note: refunds will not be issued for no-shows or for cancellations received on or after the program start date. 

In the unlikely event that this program is cancelled or postponed due to insufficient enrollments or unforeseen circumstances, the university will fully refund registration fees but cannot be held responsible for any other expenses, including cancellation or change charges assessed by airlines, hotels, travel agencies, or other organizations.

Additional Information: In the first week of June (or earlier) we will send out a packet that you must fill out and send back to us before the start of camp. The packet will include information on what to bring and what not to bring as well as health forms and a behavioral agreement form that and your camper must fill out and sign. Meanwhile, please refer to the General Information page https://sites.google.com/vt.edu/summer-camps-2022/home?authuser=0 for up to date information and camp schedules. You may also email Victoria Corbin at cvictoria@vt.edu

COVID-19 Requirements for In-person Programs 
I acknowledge that preventative measures will be in place to mitigate my risk of exposure to COVID-19. However, I understand that my voluntary attendance at this program may increase my risk of exposure to COVID-19, regardless of the care and reasonable efforts taken to avoid and mitigate that risk.  To learn more, please visit: https://register.cpe.vt.edu/contentManagement.do?method=load&code=CM000008

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