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STEM-Tronics

Camp overview

This camp gives the opportunity to learn and use state-of-the-art technologies that can be combined to create different Electrical Engineering projects related to Automation, Mechatronics, Robotics, and Internet of Things (for example, fire alarm systems, robotic arms, wireless communication networks, wearable technologies, LED clothing, etc.). Students will learn to assemble each of the electrical components and make the systems work properly.

 

Camp dates and hours

July 16 – 20, 2018

9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

 

Grade requirements

This camp is for students going into 6th, 7th, 8th, or 9th grade in the 2018-2019 school year.

 

Program Fees

There is a $25 non-refundable application fee due upon acceptance to the camp.

 

Additional Documents

Upon acceptance to the camp, the applicant and his/her parent/guardian will be required to complete and submit additional documents required by Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi and the Texas A&M University System including, but not limited to, a Photo/Media release, Waiver, Indemnification, Assumption of Risk and Medical Treatment Authorization, Medical Emergency and Consent for Treatment.

Documents

 

Registration

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfyJjgvGbJlwjQJ-vc2oVrDSm78q-g0WIOknHYDazWHQZP4lA/viewform

Application due date: April 30, 2018.  Parents will be notified of applicant selection by the end of May.

 

Rules to follow

  • Campers must wear comfortable clothing
  • Campers must wear closed toed shoes, flip-flops are NOT allowed
  • A light jacket is always handy as the room tends to feel cold at times
  • Please no electronics (cell phones, video games, etc.) during camp time

 

Support for this camp was provided by a grant from the Coastal Bend Community Foundation

Contact Us

Mayra Alvarado Ramirez

Program Coordinator II - Engineering Recruitment & STEM Outreach
E-mail: Mayra.Alvarado@tamucc.edu
Phone: (361) 825-6025
6300 Ocean Drive, EN 215

Corpus Christi, TX 78412-5797

http://sci.tamucc.edu/ENGR