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The 2018 Citadel Summer Camps

High School Cybersecurity Camp

Through funding from the National Security Agency (NSA) and National Science Foundation (NSF), The Citadel is excited to offer a new summer camp for rising 8th - 12th-grade students!  The one-week camp will specifically focus on the basic concepts of cybersecurity, first principles of security, network security, cryptography, secure coding, cyber crime and cyber ethics. Faculty from the Citadel Computer Science, Mathematics, Criminal Justice, Sociology, and Science Education departments will teach the GenCyber Summer Camp courses.

The deadline to register for this camp has passed. We look forward to working with the 20 accepted enrollees this summer!


DATES: June 25 - June 29, 2018

TIME: 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM each day

LOCATION: The Citadel in Charleston, SC 29409

COST:  FREE

 

Middle School STEAM Camps

DATES:

June 4-8: ESCAPE ROOM - Unlock puzzles and photograph the forensic evidence - THIS CAMP IS FULL
June 11-15: MOVIE MAGIC - Animate the digital body on screen and stage
June 18-22: FARM TO TABLE - Discover seed science and cooking chemistry at our hydroponic garden

Our highly-qualified and friendly Citadel STEAM Camp personnel include Citadel faculty, staff, cadets, and volunteers, located within the safe parameters of the Citadel campus.

TIME: 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM each day

LOCATION: The Citadel in Charleston, SC 29409

COST: $250

Discounts available!
Multi-child* and Multi-week** discount available (see below).
A limited number of fee waivers are available for students in Title 1 schools. Please contact Dr. Jennifer Albert, Director - STEM Center of Excellence at jalbert@citadel.edu or call 843-953-6091 for more information.

*If registering multiple campers, the camp week is discounted 10% or $25.00 for a total of $225.00 per week.
**If registering a camper for multiple weeks, each camp week is discounted 10% or $25.00 for a total of $225.00 per week.
If registering multiple campers for multiple weeks, each of the above discounts applies for a total of $200.00 per week.

We group campers by age, but we will attempt to honor grouping requests!

How to Register for ALL Citadel Camps

Please complete the following FOUR steps to register your camper.

1. Register:

Submit the electronic registration form:

STEAM Camp:  https://tinyurl.com/CitadelSTEAMCamp or

Cybersecurity Camp:  https://goo.gl/forms/JMz64nxOvLwHPQI22

or submit a paper registration form (you can request a paper registration form by contacting the STEM Center at 843-953-6091).

2. Complete the Pre-Camp Survey:

STEAM camp students are required to complete the camp pre-survey found at http://bit.ly/steam2017survey

3. Print and Sign the Minor Release Form:

Print and sign a hard copy (include signatures by both participant and parent/guardian) of the following required form here: https://tinyurl.com/Minor-Release-Form

4. Mail Forms and Payment (if payment is applicable):

Please send the Minor Release Form and your payment to The Citadel (if writing a check, include STEAM Camp in the memo) in care of:
Dr. Jennifer Albert
Citadel STEM Center
Capers Room 301
171 Moultrie St.
Charleston, SC 29409

When all FOUR finished components of the application are submitted and received (online registration, completed minor release form, payment, and pre-camp survey), the STEM Center will email (if provided) or mail you a confirmation of your child's complete registration. Please note that registration closes April 30, 2018, or when the camp reaches capacity.

Questions? Contact Dr. Jennifer Albert, Director - STEM Center of Excellence at jalbert@citadel.edu or 843-953-6091

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