Media University is a program offered by the College of Media at
the University of Illinois for two weeks in the summer. This
program introduces high school students to the many facets of
advertising and journalism as viable career choices through hands-
on learning activities. Students will work on a real project;
interact with University of Illinois faculty, ad agencies and
clients, journalists, and media personnel; and learn from current
University of Illinois students. At the end of the program,
students will present their projects to their clients, parents
and the public at a graduation ceremony. Applications are
accepted beginning March 15 through on or before May 1, 2014.
Dates of Camp: June 16-27 2014.
Advertising Summer Camp for High School Students
Looking for a fun-filled educational activity during the summer?
Look no further…GEMS Camp (Gains in the Education of Mathematics
and Science) will be held in Champaign, Illinois this summer.
This GEMS Programs gives students an opportunity to intern at an
Army laboratory and be exposed to career opportunities in the
areas of math and science. The program targets students who are
interested in science and math careers but who need motivation or
information to pursue this goal. Participating students will
receive an educational stipend. Applications accepted between
March 1 - April 15, 2014. Dates of Camp: July 14-18, 2014.
Gains in the Education of Mathematics and Science Camp
Sponsored by Department of Defense and the Army Education
Outreach Program, the Science & Engineering Apprentice Program
(SEAP) is a 9-week summer program for high school students. SEAP
is designed so that students can apprentice in fields of their
choice with experienced scientists and engineers. This
opportunity provides students with valuable experience needed to
make informed career decisions. Applications accepted between
January 1 - March 31, 2014. Dates of Camp: June 9 - Aug 8, 2014.
Science & Engineering Apprentice Program (SEAP)
High school students interested in science, technology and
engineering are encouraged to apply. The goal of the Engineering
summer camps is to introduce various engineering disciplines,
computer science and construction management to young, aspiring
high-school students through a set of activities that are fun,
challenging, and thought-provoking. Students will have the
opportunity to learn about how engineering impacts our lives
through participation in various hands-on laboratory experiments,
design contests and field trips. They will also get a flavor of
residential college life, and will hopefully build lasting
friendships with their peers from other high schools.
SIUE Engineering Summer Camp Opportunity
Girls’ Adventures in Mathematics, Engineering, and Science
(G.A.M.E.S.) is an annual week long camp, designed to give
academically talented high school girls (rising 9th-12th graders)
an opportunity to explore exciting engineering and scientific
fields through demonstrations, classroom presentations, hands-on
activities, and contacts with women in these technical fields.
Dates of Camp: July 13 - 19, 2014.
Women in Engineering / University of Illinois
The Women in Computer Science (WCS) organization at the
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) would like to
cordially invite you to our annual ChicTech Retreat. This event
is FREE! Events will include workshops, movies, making jewelry
from computer parts, nail marbling, and more! This year, the
retreat will be from May 3rd-May 4th, 2014. We will provide
students a place to stay for the night of the 3rd. On the 4th,
parents will be invited to a showcase of their child’s work from
Women in Computer Science/ChicTech Retreat