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2021 Career Exploration Summer Academies and Camps

2021 Summer Camps info updated below.

Registration links coming soon for camps that will run.

Scrubs Camp

Students will spend two days exploring a variety of healthcare careers including nursing, laboratory science, social work and many others. Students will experience these career areas through field trips and hands-on activities facilitated by healthcare professionals and college faculty. Students will be provided their own scrubs to wear. Any student entering grades 6-8 by fall of 2020 is eligible. Camp takes place at LSC’s main campus.

NOTE: Scrubs Camp 2021 will be offered virtually through the Arrowhead Area Agency on Aging, ARDC. Registration will be open February 15 – April 15. 

LSC Intro Computer Camp

LSC Intro Computer Camp June 14 – 18, 2021
Come learn the basics about the ever growing field of Cybersecurity!  Learn how to build a computer, how to secure your computer and accounts, and how to code!  This is a camp for beginners and offered virtually. No experience required but a reliable computer and fast internet speed is needed. Registration link coming soon.

Welding Camp

Participants in the camp will be introduced to welding and manufacturing through construction of assembly kits. Students will learn about manufacturing techniques in addition to the tools and skills used to assemble the kits. Camp takes place at LSC’s Downtown Center June 14 – 17, 2021. Number of students accepted will be reduced to follow CDC guidelines. Recommended age for this camp is 14 – 18. Registration link coming soon. Please email questions to Melissa.Doolittle@lsc.edu.

Aviation Academy and Women in Aviation

No camp summer of 2021. Returning summer of 2022.

Robotics Academy

Build a working robot! Participants will work in teams to assemble robots using kits and onsite manufacturing tools and equipment. Guest speakers will talk about jobs in manufacturing and educational pathways. Camp takes place at LSC’s Downtown Center June 14 – 17, 2021. Number of students accepted will be reduced to follow CDC guidelines. Recommended age for this camp is 12 – 17. Please email questions to Melissa.Doolittle@lsc.edu. Registration link coming soon.

Firefighting Academy

No academy summer of 2021. Returning summer of 2021.

Computer Aided Design/SolidWorks Camp (NEW)

Camp participants will be using a computer to design and draw product parts.  This is one of the initial processes in manufacturing.  Using SolidWorks, you will first draw a 3D model and transfer it into a 2D drawing with views and dimensions appropriate for shop production.  Various additional CAD software programs, 3D printing and related industry jobs will be demonstrated and explored.

This will be a two day camp in June at the LSC Downtown Center for students entering 8th – 11th grades. Recommended CDC guidelines for COVID will be followed. Registration link coming soon. Please direct questions to Melissa.Doolittle@lsc.edu.