Summer Learning: 2018 Camps on Campus at Grambling State University

GSU 2018 summer camps bannerThis year’s summer camps are getting a new twist at Grambling State. Check out our growing list of summer camps and learning opportunities for age 4 and up!

Camp Topics

  • Science & Technology
  • Leadership & Personal Development
  • Sports
  • Arts

SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

Coding & Robotics Workshop
June 11 – 14 | 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM Registration: $85
Instructed by Mr. Lane Elien
Ages: 8-16 (CEU-SC 002)
Campers will then learn the basics of electrical circuits and computer science, how to leverage programming, and put to work and present their learning using robotics.
To register, complete the Application for Continuing Education.

 
Introduction to Embedded Computing & the Internet of Things (IOT)
July 2-3 and 9-10th | 5:00 PM – 7:30 PM
Registration: $65
Instructed by Mr. Lane Elien
Ages: 12 and older (CEU-SC 003)
Learn about embedded computers and how the IoT powers almost all of our worlds including cars, displays, computers, and more
To register, complete the Application for Continuing Education.

 
PLC-Programmable Logic Controller Workshop

July 16-17th, 23rd – 24th | 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Registration:  $35
All Ages (CEU-SC 004)
Instructor: Mr. Lane Elien
Get training and started on your career path to work  in control and automation. Learn skills you can leverage to work with sensors, circuits, actuators, and the logic programming driving today’s innovations.
To register, complete the Application for Continuing Education.

 
The Use of Biotechniques in the Environment
June 6, 1 – 5pm | Cost: $15
Ages 11-13 (CEU-SC 005)
Instructed by Dr. Waneene Dorsey
Students will learn how to perform biotechniques used in chromatography, DNA extraction, cell type identification, protein migration, & water quality analysis on pond water.
To register, complete the Application for Continuing Education.

 
Big Data Science Camp
June 25 – 28, 2018, 9am – 4:30pm and Friday, June 29, 2018 from 9am – 12pm
Rising 9th, 10th, and 11th graders
Learn how data analysis skills can lead to a variety of jobs as athletic agents, music producers, marketing managers, military leadership, financial advisors, scientists, and more.
To register, complete the Big Data Science Camp Application

 
LEADERSHIP & PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT
 
Provost Leadership Camp – Session I & II
June 18 – 22 & June 25 -29 | 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Registration Fee: $75
Instructed by Dr. Ellen D. Smiley
For ages 10 to 12 (CEU-HON 0001)
From reading and writing help to public speaking and foreign language tips, join GSU’s provost and campus mentors as they help build the next generation of leaders.
To register, complete the Application for Continuing Education.
 

Kid’s Educational and Recreational Camp
June 4 – 8 | 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Registration Fee: $35 (includes lunch)
Instructed by Ms. Daphne Tolliver
For ages 7-12 (CEU-SC 006)
Get your child engaged in a variety of physical and educational activities – including arts and crafts, sports, culture, field trips and much more.
To register, complete the Application for Continuing Education.

 

Straight Talk for Youth Empowerment
June 11 – 15 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Registration $35
Instructed by Ms. Cassandria Peoples
Ages 12-18 (CEU-SW 001)
From goal setting and interpersonal skills to team building and quality leadership, this camp focuses on developing well-rounded student leaders.
To register, complete the Application for Continuing Education.
 
SPORTS
Donte’ Jackson Men’s Basketball Summer Camp
June 11-13, 2018 | 9 a.m. – 3p.m.
Fredrick C. Hobdy Assembly Center
Cost: $100
Ages from 5-14 (Boys and girls)
Contact:  Kyle Jones: (870) 329-0499; Demetrius Moore: (414) 292-6366
To register, visit http://mensbasketball.gsutigersportscamps.com
 
Volleyball Skills Camp (Two Dates)
June 25, 2018 | 2 p.m. – 6 p.m. and July 15, 2018 | 2 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Fredrick C. Hobdy Assembly Center | GSU Men’s Gymnasium
Cost: $50 (each)
Contact: Demertria Johnson: (318) 497-3190 or johnsonde@gram.edu
To register, visit http://volleyball.gsutigersportscamps.com

 

Freddie Murray Skills and Drills Basketball Camp
June 18-22, 2018 | 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Fredrick C. Hobdy Assembly Center
Cost: $100 ($25 non-refundable deposit required) or $25 per day
Ages: 8-13 (Boys and girls)
Contact: Isayra Diaz: (318) 274-6282 or diazi@gram.edu
To register, visit http://womensbasketball.gsutigersportscamps.com
 

Women’s Soccer College Bound Camp
July 6-9, 2018
Ages: Girls 13 – Junior College Transfers
Cost: Overnight Camper: $325; Commuter: $130
Contact: Justin Wagar:  justinwagar@hotmail.com
To register, visit www.gsutigersoccercamps.com

 

Youth Soccer Camp
July 30-31, 2018 | 8 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Registration: $10 or $5 per day
Ages: 4 to 14 (Boys and girls)
Contact: Justin Wagar:  justinwagar@hotmail.com
Camp Information: https://bit.ly/2jF3kky

 

ARTS

Fabric Art & Handmade Vintage Craft Day Camp
July 10 – 12 | 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Instructed by Dr. Frankie Rabon | Cost: $60
Contact: Dr. Frankie Rabon: rabonf@gram.edu
No age restriction
Get expert help with a 3-day fabric art project to help renovate your space, office, or just to make a great gift.  Past projects include Kentucky heritage bears, embroidery projects, dolls made from everyday socks, friendship bracelets, and more.
To register, complete the Application for Continuing Education.

 

More Camps

Check this list weekly for updates on summer camps, and if you know of any camps we should share, email us at mediarelations@gram.edu.