Waynesburg University STEAM Camp will be held Sunday, July 15 to Thursday, July 19, 2018. This event promotes learning in the fields of science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics and is open to high school students.

The cost of STEAM Camp is $250.

The camp cost includes instruction, camp activities, lodging in Waynesburg University's upperclassmen residence halls and hot, buffet-style meals throughout the week.

Registration closes on Friday, June 29, 2018.

A limited number of scholarships are available. Due to the limited number of scholarships available, please only apply if you truly have financial need. To apply for a scholarship, students should submit this form by June 1. Recipients will be notified no later than June 15.

Click here to register.

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Sessions

A variety of sessions will be offered at the 2018 STEAM Camp - all camp registrants will participate in evening programs, while having the option to choose between traditional class sessions. When individual classes fill up, they will be removed as an option from the registration form. Students who register early are more likely to be placed in each of their preferred sessions, as classes are filled on a first-come, first-served basis. The offerings include:

  • Animal Disease OR Synthesis of Vanillin
  • Physiology OR Digital Animation
  • Bird Study OR Artificial Intelligence
  • Microbiology & Microscopy OR Inorganic Synthesis
  • Math & Planetary Science OR Separations

*These sessions are subject to change*

STEAM Camp 2018 Schedule

Sunday, July 15

6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Check-in at West-South-East halls
7:30 p.m. Introductory meeting
8 p.m. to 11 p.m. Get situated in rooms/begin activities
11 p.m. Quiet hours begin
*Note: dinner will not be provided for campers on Sunday, July 15

Monday, July 16 - Wednesday, July 18

9 a.m. Breakfast
10 a.m. Session 1
Noon Lunch
1 p.m. Session 2
3 p.m. Research block
3:30 p.m. Free time
4 p.m. Session 3 (FIELD TRIP TO WVU OBSERVATORY TUESDAY)
6 p.m. Dinner
7 p.m. Evening Program
8:30 p.m. Free time
9 p.m. Group activity
11 p.m. Quiet hours begin

Thursday, July 19

8:30 a.m. Breakfast
9:30 a.m. Session 1
11:30 a.m. Free time
Noon Lunch
1 p.m. Session 2
3 p.m. Free time
4 p.m. Wrap-up session (Research & Social Media Contest)
6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Check out

Check In and Check Out

Check-in on Sunday, July 15 will be from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the West-South-East Halls parking lot on campus (rain location: West Hall Lobby) (#32 on campus map) Directions/Campus Map.

Check out will take place in the same location. Please come between 6 and 7 p.m. to review the student’s research projects before you pick them up!

Questions?

Do you have questions about STEAM Camp 2018? Email sbell@waynesburg.edu or call Sarah Bell at 724-852-7790 for more information.