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**Due to the current health situation, our summer program has been canceled**

On-campus events suspended through July 31st

 


Summer Science Institute 2020

For twenty-two summers, middle school students (6th, 7th, 8th grade) have the opportunity to explore fun applications of math and science in an exciting, hands-on, team-oriented atmosphere on the Auraria Campus.

The cost of half day program is $400. The cost of the full day program is $500.

In each session, the Metropolitan State University of Denver faculty will teach morning and afternoon classes based on Colorado content standards in an integrated setting.

Students will be provided lunch each day, and a day-long field trip to Elitch Gardens to study physics will conclude each two-week camp.

Daily attendance is required. All activities are supervised.

Limited need-based scholarships are available. If you have any questions, please call 303-615-0293 or email ssi@msudenver.edu.


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2020 SUMMER SCIENCE APPLICATON AND CONTRACT

 

Our 2020 Summer Program has been canceled.

 

 

Updated Summer 2020 Sessions

HALF DAY SESSIONS

Canceled
Session 1  June 1 - June 12 

Morning Session  8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Afternoon Session 12:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Canceled
Session 2 June 15 - June 26 

Morning Session  8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Afternoon Session 12:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Canceled
Session 3 July 6 - July 17

Morning Session  8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Afternoon Session 12:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Canceled
Session 4 July 20 - July 31

Morning Session  8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Afternoon Session 12:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

FULL DAY SESSIONS

Canceled
Session 3 July 6 - July 17
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Canceled
Session 4 July 20 - July 31
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

 Need Based Scholarships Are Available

FULL DAY PROGRAM

The Center for Advanced STEM Education is offering a full day program to better serve working families. 

Example activities are:  Cyber Safety, Coding, Art, Culture Studies and Physical Activities.

Cyber Safety

Students will practice smart internet habits and stay safe.

Coding

Students will use Java programming to draw simple pictures and shapes, play songs, and program Lego MindStorm robots, Arduino sensors, actuators for real-world applications.

Art

A quote from physicist Richard Feyman "Scientific creativity is imagination in a straitjacket." Art will be taught by Barbara Veatch to inspire creativity and innovation.

Cultural Studies

Students will visit Confucius center and learn Tai Chi, Origami, Chinese Calligraphy and Paper Cutting.

Our program is funded in part by

 

 

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