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Join in a summer workshop that offers a hands-on introduction to engineering, science, and mathematics opportunities right in your back yard. Start your personal journey of career discovery this summer at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities campus.
These week-long sessions sponsored by the University of Minnesota College of Science and Engineering are for high school students entering grades 9, 10, 11, and 12. Students attend the camp from 9 a.m.–4 p.m. each day.
During your week on the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities campus, you will participate in many activities led by University scientists and engineers including:
Engineering, science, and mathematics will come alive as viable careers.
Wondering which careers in science, engineering, technology, or mathematics will allow you to explore your passions, and assure you of an exciting job almost anywhere in the world? How can you learn more about the exciting possibilities? Start your personal journey of career discovery this summer at the University of Minnesota.
The University of Minnesota’s College of Science and Engineering invites you to be one of an enthusiastic and culturally diverse group of high school students engaged in a week of day-long workshops led by University scientists and engineers.
During your week on the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities campus, you will participate in demonstrations, lectures, tours, and lab experiences that will make engineering, science, and mathematics come alive as viable careers. Campus tours with science and engineering students, panel discussions, and informal lunches with career advisors and faculty, and presentations by staff will help you to experience campus life, learn more about academic programs, and explore potential careers.
Exploring careers in engineering, physical sciences, and mathematics
High school students entering grades 9, 10, 11, or 12 in fall 2014 who have an interest in engineering, physical sciences, and mathematics are eligible to apply to this program. Complete and return the application form, along with your personal essay, written recommendation from a STEM teacher or counselor, and an high school transcript.
Grades 9 and 10 (7:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m., St. Paul campus)
Grades 11 and 12 (9 a.m.–4 p.m., Minneapolis campus)
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