Aeronautics Careers Education Academy (A.C.E. Academy) (High School Students)
The Aeronautics Careers Education Academy is designed to allow high school students to experience facilities rarely open to the public. In a partnership with the Six District Educational Compact, this annual week-long program for 25 students entering grades 10-12 exposes students to a wide variety of career opportunities in the fields of aeronautics and aerospace engineering, including Air Traffic Control (ATC), professional pilot, aviation management, and aeronautical engineering.
Dates: June 11-15, 2018
Time: All Day
Cost: Tuition cost is $225 for Six District Educational Compact students (students in the Cuyahoga Falls, Hudson, Kent, Stow-Munroe Falls, Tallmadge, Woodridge School Districts) and $275 for non-Compact students
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For additional info, contact: The College of Aeronautics and Engineering at 330-672-2892 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Foreign Language Academy (Ohio High School Students)
If you are an Ohio high school student, the Regents STARTALK Foreign Language Academy is an opportunity for you to start on your way to advanced-level proficiency in the critical-need languages of Chinese and Russian. Talk to your parents and guidance counselor about this unique opportunity and apply to the Regents STARTALK Foreign Language Academy at Kent State University!
Girls Geared for Engineering Camp (Middle School Students)
From the Kent State College of Aeronautics and Engineering, campers experience aerospace engineering and mechatronics, the integration of mechanical, electrical, computer, and systems engineering, on the Kent State University campus in this multi-disciplinary, week-long day camp. Campers will also take part in fun and challenging engineering projects and activities, such as flying mini-drones and launching a rocket. Campers will explore career opportunities during site visits to two well-known companies.
Dates: June 11-15, 2018
Time: All Day
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For additional info, contact: Liz Porter at 330-672-4449 or email@example.com
Photojournalism Workshop (High School Students)
High school students can spend a day learning about photojournalism from award-winning Kent State faculty and students.
Dates: July 11, 2018
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For additional info, contact: The School of Journalism & Mass Communication at 330-672-2572 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Piano Institute (Grades 7-12)
This workshop for talented piano students in grades 7 - 12 offers a unique combination of lessons, master classes and performance opportunities. Students from all over the United States will converge on the campus of Kent State University for 10 days of inspiration, learning, and sharing.
Summer 2018 Youth Writing Camp (Grades 4-9)
Let your voice be heard at the National Writing Project Youth Writing Camp at Kent State University this summer! The camp is directed by certified National Writing Project consultants Aleesha Bradick and Angie Briggs.
Dates: June 27, 2018
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Cost: $40 per student
Location: Kent State University, White Hall
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Summer Fashion Academy (Students 16-18 years old)
The academy is a one-week program that introduces high school students to key areas in fashion design and merchandising. The Summer Fashion Academy will allow creative, motivated teens to explore their passion for fashion in a pre-college, summer residence program. Our mission is to inspire creative and resourceful fashion leaders.
Dates: June 17-23, 2018
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For additional info, contact: The Fashion School at 330-672-3010 or email@example.com
Housed within Kent State University's Research Center for Educational Technology, the AT&T Classroom provides a unique setting to study the potential of educational technologies. The Technology Summer Camps offer chances for young campers to learn about 3D printing, LEGO WeDo™ systems, drones coding, robotics, and much more.
Dates: June 6 - August 2, 2018 (depending on specific technology camp)
Time: Differs depending on camp
Cost: Varies on camp
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Upward Bound Summer Institute (9th & 10th grade sudents)
The Kent State University Upward Bound Classic Program has been in existence since 1971 between the Kent State University, Barberton, Warren G. Harding, John R. Buchtel (Akron) High Schools, and those communities to promote college readiness and success. The Summer Institute is a six-week residential program on the Kent State University campus. Students attend targeted classes in the fields of math, business, language, science, and electives. Students participate in intensive hands-on learning experiences and field trips. Students engage in social and cultural activities designed to provide a holistic learning experience.
Wick Juniors Summer Camp (Grades 3-12)
In partnership with the Cuyahoga Valley Environmental Education Center, students entering grades 3 through 12 will experience one day with the Wick Poetry Center teachers at Kent State University. Additionally, students will continue their experience with Wick teachers during a three-night, four-day stay at the Environmental Education Center (EEC) in the Cuyahoga Valley National Park. Through guided hikes, pond dips, and more, the young writers will explore how the natural world influences our writing. A culminating reading will follow at the Wick Poetry Center’s Poetry Park. The registration fee covers all expenses, including meals and lodging at the Cuyahoga Valley National Park. Additionally, the young writers will receive a bag, notebook, and pencils.
Dates: August 1-5, 2018
Cost: $190 (dorm option); $120 (tent option)
Location: Kent State University, Reading & Writing Center, White Hall
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