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Jul 8 - Jul 12

09:00 AM - 05:00 PM

 Summer Camps 2013


Don’t lose ground this summer!

Gain new knowledge, skills, and valuable experiences at Lawrence Technological University.

LTU offers stimulating academic camps for students interested in engineering, technology, design, and science. Professors will introduce you to the latest innovations in modern labs and studios on Lawrence Tech’s 102-acre campus in Southfield. Current Lawrence Tech students will be on hand to assist campers.

Choose a day or residential camp option. You can commute or opt for a residential camp. You’ll live in student housing, eat in the cafeteria, and participate in a fun selection of organized activities each evening.

Get a discount. You can save $100 by attending two, and $200 by attending three design camps (designated with an asterisk*). Come to a Blue and White Day, scheduled throughout the year on Lawrence Tech’s campus, and save another $50 per camp. Read more about Blue and White Days

Win a scholarship. The top students in each camp will be eligible for scholarships to Lawrence Tech.

Register by June 1, 2013. Early registration is recommended as the camps fill quickly.

Questions? Contact Lisa Kujawa at summercamps@ltu.edu.

JULY 8–12, 2013

Basic Design*

9 a.m.–5 p.m., $600 day camp/$765 residential

Explore the exciting world of design in architecture, the graphic arts, transportation, interior architecture, and product development. You’ll be exposed to what makes good design and how designs visually relate to one another. Learn why some designs are more desirable than others. Understanding the fundamentals can help prepare you for a more serious study of design and the built environment.

Max. number of students: 20

 

Biomedical Engineering

9 a.m.–4 p.m., $600 day camp/$765 residential

Explore the role of a biomedical engineer in designing procedures and equipment that assist in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of disease and injury, make medical testing less intrusive, and enhance the quality of life for people with disabilities. Team projects will acquaint you with basic engineering design tools and the instrumentation used in medical settings.

Max. number of students: 20

Building Big

9 a.m.–4 p.m., $600 day camp/$765 residential

Do you want to design and construct sustainable buildings? Bridges and highways? Do you want a cleaner environment? Civil engineers do it all. Find out how these experts help solve the world’s problems like supplying people with clean water and building safe structures and roads. With the help of current students and faculty, you’ll work on teams to build structures, conduct experiments, compete in creative challenges, and learn about the cutting-edge work being done in the field today.

Max. number of students: 15

Architectural Engineering*

9 a.m.–4 p.m., $600 day camp/$765 residential

Looking to go green? Want to help reduce the use of energy and preserve our natural resources? Join us and take your artistic skills, creativity, imagination, and interest in architecture, engineering, technology, and cutting-edge building sciences to the next level by helping to create a more sustainable world. Architectural engineers design high-performing buildings that are durable, safe, healthy, economical, and healing for the earth. Hands-on projects, group activities, field trips to an actual green building site and an architectural engineering office are just a few of the fun and challenging activities planned for you! A final project will cap off this exciting week of learning, collaboration, and fun.

Max. number of students: 20


For more information visit http://ltu.edu/community_k12/summer_camps.asp.


For more information:
summercamps@ltu.edu