Penn State Summer Camps Help Youth Gain New Knowledge and Explore Careers
Campuses statewide are hot spots for summer camps on art, theatre, forensic science, technology, engineering, and the environment
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The Penn State Young Writers’ Workshop will be offered this year. The workshop offers exceptionally motivated young writers the opportunity to live and write at
Penn State Sports Camp activities include a return of the popular Happy Volley Club Championships. The girls’ volleyball tournament will be held
Summer camps also allow young people to spend time one-on-one with
Executive Director of Statewide Continuing Education
“Youth programming is one of our key pillars in Continuing Education,” Curley said. “Our goal is to provide learning opportunities in a variety of areas–to encourage young students to think about higher education at an earlier age.”
Camps are available across the state through
“Our campuses all across
Each year, more than 220,000 youth participate in programs at
Summer Camp Highlights:
The Penn State Young Writers’ Workshop –
The Penn State Communications Institutes is a great opportunity to gain an understanding of the technical and professional aspects of a career in film or journalism and to meet and mingle with faculty and real industry professionals. Visit our Web site at http://camps.psu.edu/communications for dates and details.
Penn State Weather Camp –
During this week of camp, students will receive hands-on experience in many aspects of weather, including the actual process of making a forecast.
Penn State Cooking Camps –
Cook like a Chef! is a half-day camp designed to introduce boys and girls ages 11 to 13 to healthy cooking and eating habits that will set them on the right path for their lifetime.
Penn State Architecture & Landscape Architecture Camp –
A career camp for high school students interested in architecture, landscape architecture, architectural engineering, construction management, or any field closely allied with architecture.
Penn State High School
If you are a student who loves music, wants to study music with outstanding teachers, and experience college life at one of America’s great universities — this is the camp for you.
The Penn State Summer Theatre Project offers a unique professional training opportunity to the young theatre artists, ages 17 (rising high school senior) to 22. Visit our Web site at http://www.pennstatetheatreproject.org/news for program dates and details.
Center for Arts & Crafts Summer Art Camps for Kids – One of the highlights of our year is summer! This is a time when we offer a wide variety of specialized art camps designed to stimulate the imagination and attract the individual interests of children (ages 5 to teen). Check out http://www.sa.psu.edu/usa/craftcenter/summercamps.shtml.
Penn State Sports Camps -
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