Wednesday, 24 of August of 2016

Summer Science Camps at Lawrence Tech!

Forensic Summer Science Institute – JUNE 25 – 29, 2012

 9 a.m.–4 p.m., $400 day camp/$550 residential
For sophomores and juniors. Cost includes a $200 nonrefundable registration fee. If you are a highly motivated student proficient in biology, chemistry, and physics, the Forensic Summer Science Institute is the camp for you. You will be given a crime scenario, which you’ll solve using state-of-the-art lab equipment to explore DNA fingerprinting, drug testing, hair and fiber analysis, ballistics, gunshot-residue testing, and blood spatter analysis.


Biotechnology - JULY 16 – 20, 2012

9 a.m.–4 p.m., $550 day camp/$665 residential
In a research lab setting, you’ll genetically engineer bacteria, purify and quantify proteins, and learn how to clone genes. You’ll apply modern DNA profiling techniques to solve crimes and use high-tech tools to diagnose diseases and track infectious outbreaks. Your days will be filled with hands-on experimentation with just enough theory and background to make the experience meaningful

For more information on LTU summer camps in this and other areas, see this page.