Art of Science Summer Camp
July 26-30, 2020
Join other “future” creative scientists and explore unique ways to photograph, write and create multimedia art through natural discovery at S&T’s Field Station campus.
Campers will investigate the natural wonders to be found in the Ozarks and explain their findings through writing, photography and multimedia art. Working independently and as part of a team, campers will learn about science and then express what they learn in various artistic ways. From bugs and bark, to fungi and flowers, campers will learn to see science in a different way, as well as expand their ideas of what art can be.
This is truly a hands-on camp, where personal expression is spotlighted and group dynamics expand ideas and insight on natural art and science. There will be endless opportunities to be inspired, as well as being the inspiration to others, which will all be showcased in the end-of-camp Art Show.
- Registration Details
- Camp Activities
- Transportation Policy
- Campus Cancellation Policy
Dates: July 26-30, 2020
Eligibility: Rising high school 9th, 10th and 11th graders fall 2020
- Resident Registration Fee: $650, which includes housing in residence halls, meals, and all course materials.
- Commuter Registration Fee: $600, which includes lunches, dinners, and all course materials.
Check-In: Sunday, July 26th, 5:30-6:30 pm. Thomas Jefferson Hall
Check-out: Thursday, July 30th, 11:30 am-12:30 pm. Thomas Jefferson Hall
REGISTRATION CANCELLATION POLICY
Persons wishing to cancel their registration must do so one week (7 full days) prior to the first day of their chosen program. No refunds will be made after this date.
Art of Science campers will spend their time enjoying a variety of hands-on activities designed to enhance understanding of the importance of both art and science self-discovery. Activities include the following:
- Scientific discoveries in a natural outdoor classroom rich in ecological history
- Learning to meld biology, chemistry and geology with art, literature and music
- Exploration and scientific testing on ponds, streams and woods
- Interdisciplinary science discussion with Missouri S&T faculty and students
NOTE: Campers are welcome to bring personal digital cameras, smartphones and laptops (but they are not required), however, they will be responsible for all personal items while at camp.
Participants must provide their own transportation to and from Missouri S&T. USA Express provides shuttle service from Lambert-St. Louis International Airport to campus. The shuttle service schedule is available online, or you can call toll free at 1-800-872-9399.
Campus Cancellation Policy
Missouri S&T reserves the right to cancel any program in the event of insufficient registrations, severe weather or natural disaster. In the event of cancellation, registrants will be notified immediately via email and phone, and all fees will be returned in full.
Are you ready for your next adventure?
For more information, contact Professional and Continuing Education