Friday, May 29, 2015

Green Street Offers Science Camp For Girls

From Rob Rosenthal, Director, Allbritton Center for the Study of Public Life.
The Green Street Teaching and Learning Center is offering a new program this summer, called Girls in Science Camp. The day camp is open to girls entering grades 4, 5, and 6, runs from from August 3-7.

Campers will explore biology, chemistry and physics with Wesleyan Professors Erika Taylor, Christina Othon and Ruth Johnson. Campers will meet college student mentors, perform experiments, create scientific posters, learn about science careers, and share what they learn with family and friends at a Science Showcase on August 7.

The camp is held daily from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., with breakfast and lunch included. The cost is $350 for the week, with scholarships available for free lunch students. The application deadline is June 30, 2015. Space is limited!

For more information or to apply, visit Green Street’s website or call (860) 685-7871.

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