STEM Programs & Events

The Great Lakes Bay Region is home to a plethora of programs and events related to science, technology, engineering, and math. You can view our curated list of great programs and events below.

Square One Trades Camp (open to all regions)

Electrical, Entrepreneurship, Teamwork, Construction, and More!

July 16th or July 23-25th from 8:00 a.m.- 4:45 p.m.

Deadline to Register May 25th, 2018
When: Sat June 16 8:00 AM - Wed July 25 4:45 PM
Where: Greater Michigan Construction Academy

COW 2 CONE (open to all counties)

Who: Anyone 12-18 years old

What: 3 day summer includes all camp materials, shirt and lunches

Where: Coleman Regional Agriscience Center, Coleman MI

When: June 18-20 8am-4:30pm

Cost: $175
When: Mon June 18 8:00 AM - Wed June 20 4:30 PM
Where: Coleman Regional Agriscience Center, Coleman MI

WHAT’S ON THE MENU? A CULINARY CAMP EXPERIENCE

AGES:
12-18

DATE:
June 20th-22nd 2018

TIME:
8:30AM-3:30PM (Early and late pick-up available)

LOCATION:
CULINARY CLASSROOM AT
WINDOVER HIGH SCHOOL

SEE REVERSE SIDE FOR APPLICATION

PRICE: $185 PER CHEF
COVERS: CAMP SHIRT, MEALS, SUPPLIES
SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE
When: Wed June 20 8:30 AM - Fri June 22 3:30 PM
Where: WINDOVER HIGH SCHOOL

Dow Corning Foundation/SVSU STEM Community Partnership

- Open to K-12 teachers in Saginaw, Bay, Arenac, Midland and Tuscola Counties
- Develop lessons that are engaging, challenging, and hands-on
- Application available at www.svsu.edu/stem
- Application Timeline: March 15, 2018
- Institute Dates: June 21, 22, 25, 26, 27 and July 23 – 27, 2018
When: Thu June 21 4:45 PM - Fri July 27 5:45 PM

H20utodoors Environmental Science Camp (open to all regions)

Explore the science behind our water and soil!
Students will have the opportunity to act as both field scientists and laboratory scientists in this hands on 2-day camp.
Trips Include: Midland Water Treatment Plant, Chippewa Nature Center Wetlands, River Habitat & forest areas near Davenport University.

A limited number of scholarships are available for those who need assistance and will be awarded at the discretion of the Midland County ESA. Applications are available by contacting Kristen Sanborn at ksanborn@midlandesa.org

APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED BY MAY 26TH, 2018
When: Mon June 25 8:00 AM - Tue June 26 4:30 PM
Where: Davenport University, Midland

Camp Inifinity

Camp Inifinity - SVSU 6/25 - 6/29/2018
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A one-week summer technology camp for girls entering grades 5th-8th in Fall 2018. Camp Infinity introduces girls to computer and internet technologies through hands-on activities. Campers are split into two groups according to the Fall 2018 grade level: 5th-6th grade and 7th-8th grade. Campers in grades 5th-6th will study video game design concepts and robotics. Campers in grades 7th-8th will study robotics and mobile app design concepts. In addition, students will participate in mini- sessions that highlight programming skills and real-world uses of technology. Campers will also get an opportunity to meet with women who work in technological fields and explore career options in technology. Students will need access to a Google account (their own or their parent’s) each day. Students may bring a bag lunch, use the campus dining services or Doan Marketplace. Morning and afternoon snack will be provided by camp. Camp Infinity times are from 9am-4pm Monday - Thursday and 9am-3pm on Friday. Cost: $75/camper.
When: Mon June 25 9:00 AM - Fri June 29 4:00 PM
Where: 7400 Bay Rd University Center, MI 48710

(Middle School & Elementary) Camp Infinity

- Open to girls 5th – 8th grades. Coding, HTML, programming a robot are a few
topics.
- Registration begins March 2018 Program Dates: June 25 – 29, 2018
When: Mon June 25 6:30 PM - Fri June 29 7:30 PM
Where: 7400 Bay Rd, University Center, MI 48710

Summer STEM Opportunities Camp – Middle School

- Rising 7th – 9th grade students looking to reinforce fundamental math concepts
- Application available April 2018 for partner schools
- Application Deadline: May 2018 Program Dates: July 9 – August 3, 2018
When: Mon July 9 12:00 AM - Fri August 3 12:00 AM
Where: 7400 Bay Rd, University Center, MI 48710

Dow Science and Sustainability Education Center

- Rising 10th – 12th grade students conduct research on the Saginaw Bay Watershed
- Earn minimum wage (20 – 30 hours per week) and tuition for a 4-credit science class at SVSU
- Application available at www.svsu.edu/stem
- Application Deadline: March 23, 2018 Program Dates: July 9 – August 16, 2018
When: Mon July 9 12:00 AM - Thu August 16 7:00 PM
Where: 7400 Bay Rd, University Center, MI 48710

Dow Science and Sustainability Education Center

- Open to Middle School and High School Teachers
- Work with area high school students, SVSU undergraduate students, and SVSU
faculty
- Earn $175 per day conducting research on the Saginaw Bay Watershed
- Application available at www.svsu.edu/stem
- Application Deadline: March 16, 2018 Program Dates: July 9 – August 16, 2018
When: Mon July 9 4:45 PM - Thu August 16 5:45 PM
Where: 7400 Bay Rd, University Center, MI 48710

SVSU Regional Mathematics and Science Center – SMEK Jr.

- Science and Math Extravaganza for Kids! Open to rising 5th – 8th grade students
- Limited scholarship opportunities may be available to cover the cost of the camp
- Registration begins March 2018 Program Dates: July 17 – 19, 2018
When: Tue July 10 7:45 PM - Thu July 19 8:45 PM
Where: 7400 Bay Rd, University Center, MI 48710

Scrub Life: HealthCare Summer Camp

The Scrub Life HealthCare Summer Camp will be held on July 19-20th. This camp will include simulations, assessment of skills, first aid and CPR certifications!

Location: Davenport University

Admission: $135 includes all camp materials, certifications, shirts, & lunches.
When: Thu July 19 8:00 AM - Fri July 20 4:30 PM
Where: 3555 E Patrick Rd Midland, MI