OJC STEM Camps

STEM Camps

Science, Technology, Engineering & Math

STEM Summer Camps

In an effort to support our local students and the demand for more workforce development in the STEM disciplines, the OJC STEM department in collaboration with several departments at OJC is excited to launch several new outreach programs. During the months of July and August OJC STEM will offer special workshops and camps for local students interested in exploring the careers pathways of their future.

STEM Camp Registration CLOSED

 

STEM Summer Workshops 2017

The STEM Workshop Series is a collection of exciting topics organized into fun hands-on workshops for young scientists or engineers of all ages. The camps are age specific and present a section of workshops on various topics offered at different times and days during the months of July and August. Local students interested in exploring the career pathways of their future may choose one workshop or many workshops depending on their interests.

 

Seeds Camp for Grades K -- 2nd Grades       Seeds Camp Brochure

STEM Seeds Summer Camp Brochure

STEM Seeds Camp: Four great workshops to choose from! Choose your session, we now have AM and PM programs!
NOTE: Some of our activities will be outside. Please have your child wear closed-toed shoes, sunscreen, and a hat. Camp fees will include a snack and drink, but not lunch. Parent's permission to use sunscreen is required - see registration form.

August 1st -- 3rd

A.M. Session 8:30 -- 11:15
P.M. Session 12:30 -- 3:15

Sprouts Camp for 3rd -- 6th Grades       Sprouts Camp Brochure

STEM Sprouts Summer Camp Brochure

STEM Sprouts Camp: Six great workshops to choose from! One, and two day workshops, choose from six great topics.
NOTE: Some of our activities will be outside. Please have your child wear closed-toed shoes, sunscreen, and a hat. Camp fees will include a snack and drink, but not lunch. Parent's permission to use sunscreen is required - see registration form.

July 17th -- 20th

8:00 A.M. -- 11:45 A.M.

Scouts Camp for 7th -- 12th Grades       Scouts Camp Brochure

STEM Scouts Summer Camp Brochure

STEM Scouts Camp: Six great one, two, and three-day workshops to choose from!
NOTE: Some of our activities will be outside. Please have your child wear closed-toed shoes, sunscreen, and a hat. Camp fees will include a snack and drink, but not lunch. Parent's permission to use sunscreen is required - see registration form.

July 17th -- 21st

8:00 A.M. -- 11:45 A.M.

Join the fun!

Do you enjoy hands-on activities and working in teams? Have an interest in Colorado outdoor activities and environmental issues? Want to experience the Colorado great outdoors? Do you like science, technology, or engineering or math? Or do you want to find and discover opportunities leading to rewarding STEM careers? Or just not sure if college and STEM are for you? If so, read on, because this is the opportunity for you.

Sparkfun Camp for 7th -- 12th Grades       Sparkfun Camp Brochure

STEM Summer Camp

An exciting STEM camp - Learn about robotics in this exciting summer camp! See what you can create by combining Lego Mindstorms and Arduino Programming.. Building and coding experience is welcome, but not necessary.

July 24th -- 27th

12:30 P.M. -- 3:30 P.M.

Wildlife Camp for 3rd -- 8th Grades       Wildlife Camp Brochure

STEM Summer Camp

An exciting three-day STEM camp!
NOTE: Some of our activities will be outside. Please have your child wear closed-toed shoes, sunscreen, and a hat. Camp fees will include a snack and drink, but not lunch. Parent's permission to use sunscreen is required - see registration form.

July 24th -- 26th

8:30 A.M. -- 11:30 A.M.

Monday – Nature Day - nature walk, wildlife games (on campus)
Tuesday – Fish Day - tour hatchery, discover pond life (trip to Fish Hatchery in Las Animas)
Wednesday – Bird Day, see live raptors from the Pueblo Raptor Center and go for a walk by a lake to identify wildlife! (trip to Holbrook Lake)

 

STEM Camp Registration CLOSED

 

Questions? For more information please contact:

  

Christian Nielsen

Christian Nielsen

STEM Grant Activity Director

Wheeler 114
Phone: 719-384-6994
Christian.Nielsen@ojc.edu