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Programs & Camps

Youth Science Summit

Programs & Camps

Youth Science Summit

Immersive, full-day workshop experiences for Middle and High School students. Empowering young adults in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) fields means arming them with the tools they need to bring their ideas and voices to the table; our Youth Science Summits give teens the chance to interact with and learn from industry professionals.

Louisville

The Louisville Youth Science Summit, now in its 7th year, is expanding to include lab experiences in multiple locations in downtown and Old Louisville.

2018 Dates TBD

The Louisville Youth Science Summit, now in its 7th year, is expanding to include lab experiences in multiple locations in downtown and Old Louisville. Join your peers for a day-long Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (S.T.E.M.) focused event that puts you on track to becoming a leader of tomorrow.

Lexington

Youth Science Summits help match your big ideas to potential careers, programs, and fields of study.

2018 Dates TBD

Join your peers for a day-long Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (S.T.E.M.) focused event that puts you on track to becoming a leader of tomorrow. Youth Science Summits help match your big ideas to potential careers, programs, and fields of study.

Clark County, IN

The Clark County Youth Science Summit will put you face-to-face with local STEM professionals who are changing the world every day.

November 4, 2017

Join your peers for a day-long Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) focused event that puts you back on track to becoming a leader of tomorrow. Youth Science Summits help match your big ideas to potential careers, programs, and fields of study.

Location: 
Jeffersonville High School
2315 Allison Ln
Jeffersonville, IN 47130

Through interactive industry labs, team dialog and activities, and speed mentoring sessions, you’ll be face-to-face with the STEM professionals in your region who are changing the world every day.

High School Track A:
• Site visit to the Cardiovascular Innovation Institute, UofL
• Light and Laser Lab with UofL Physics and Astronomy Department

High School Track B:
• A Cancer Research mini-lab
• Chemistry Lab with Vincennes University
• Site visit to the Indiana University Southeast Life Science Labs, including the Nursing Simulation, Molecular Phylogeny, and Insects

Both High School tracks will experience: a visit the Army’s Chemical trailer, and participant in Speed Mentoring with a range of STEM professionals including cardiologists, programmers, makers, engineers, chemists, geologists, and more.

Middle School Track A:
• Ivy Tech Amatrol Lab
• Other Programs TBD

Middle School Track B:
• Engineering Lab
• Biochemistry Lab

Both Middle School tracks will experience:
• The Reverse Science Fair: pop-up displays and walk-up activities from community partners showcase research, career opportunities, and engaging interactive programs. Will include Archaeology, Engineering, Game Programming, and more!
• Forensic Biology Lab
• Silly Putty Lab with IUS Chemistry Department
• The Samtec Maker Mobile

Resources:

Health and Permission Form
Frequently Asked Questions
Confirmation Packet

Owensboro

Join your peers for a day-long STEM focused event that puts you on track to become a leader of tomorrow.

2018 Dates TBD

Join your peers for a day-long Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (S.T.E.M.) focused event that puts you on track to becoming a leader of tomorrow. Youth Science Summits help match your big ideas to potential careers, programs, and fields of study.