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: 16

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. Learn how these professionals solve the world’s problems like supplying people with clean water and building safe structures and roads. With the help of knowledgeable faculty and current students, 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 reduce energy use and preserve our natural resources? Take your artistic skills, creativity, imagination, and interest in architecture, engineering, technology, and the building sciences to the next level by learning how to create a more sustainable world. Architectural engineers design high-performing buildings that are durable, safe, healthy, and economical. Hands-on projects, group activities, and field trips to an actual green building site and an architectural engineering office are just a few of the fun activities planned for you! A final project will cap off this exciting week of learning and collaboration.

Max. number of students: 20