Youth Programming

Engineering Camp

"Explore Engineering” offers an in depth look at the different careers in engineering as well as hands-on experiments and team projects that allow students to put their new knowledge to work. One college credit will be earned by those successfully completing the course, which also includes site visits and one-on-one time with local engineers at a variety of area firms.

Dates: June 13-17

Time: 8:00 am to 3:00 pm

Grades: 11th – 12th grade

Fee: $425, which includes daily lunch and all program materials.

Students will receve one College Credit.

To register please contact Renee Altendorf at 335-5259 or email: renee.altendorf@uwc.edu

 

The Incredible Robo-Foundry

Build a Robot from Scratch!

If you didn’t take this last year, now is YOUR chance.

Build a fully-functional, programmable robot from start to finish! Start with a bag of parts, learn what each part does, build your robot, and lastly use your computer software to program it. On the last day, it’s time to compete!  You will test your building and programing skills against your classmates’ robots. The robot and software is yours to take home so the fun can continue. The instructor is John Papenheim. 

Dates: August 15-18

Time: 8:00 am to 12:00 pm

Grades: 4th -9th grade

Fee: $149

Class is full to be added to waiting list click here:  register online

Second session has been added see below!

 

The Incredible Robo-Foundry

 

Build a Robot from Scratch!- 2nd session opened

 

If you didn’t take this last year, now is YOUR chance.

 

Build a fully-functional, programmable robot from start to finish! Start with a bag of parts, learn what each part does, build your robot, and lastly use your computer software to program it. On the last day, it’s time to compete!  You will test your building and programing skills against your classmates’ robots. The robot and software is yours to take home so the fun can continue. The instructor is John Papenheim. 

 

Dates: June 20-23

 

Time: 8:00 am to 12:00 pm

 

Grades: 4th -9th grade

 

Fee: $149

 

Click here to register:  register online