Contact: Gerald Vines, College of Engineering, Technology, & Physical Sciences (256) 372-5574, firstname.lastname@example.org
Requirements: Submit application, two letters of recommendation, transcript, survey, and one-page essay on “The Importance of Mathematics and Science in Society”
Sponsor: College of Engineering, Technology, and Physical Sciences
Target: A four-week non-residential summer enrichment program for high
school students with strong interest in mathematics and engineering. Students will explore the many different fields of engineering through activities, competitions and field trips. For students having completed grades 9-11.
Duration: June 3-27
Absolute Deadline: May 13
Contact: Ms. Dianne Kirnes at
(256) 372-8786 or
Dr. Mostafa Dokhanian at (256)
Focus: SBP is one of seven programs under the
NSF-sponsored AAMU HBCU- UP project. The program focuses on strengthening participants’
Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) academic and social skills. Participants attend four classes per day for one hour each. The classes include: “Mathematics for STEM students”, “STEM Fundamentals” (Science and
Engineering Fundamentals & Design), “Introduction to Scientific Computation and Computer Visualization”, as well as “Technical Writing and Critical Thinking in the STEM disciplines”. Additionally, students will be trained on “Skills for STEM Success” (e.g., test preparation, note taking, time management, exploring learning styles, etc.).
Participants: 30 rising juniors
and seniors from local high schools
Requirements: Prospective applicants are required to
submit an on-line application and two letters of recommendation from their science teacher, math teacher or
Duration: June 3–July 12, 2013
Stipend: $200/week for the
(PIIT Computer Camp)
Contact: Dr. Joel
Fu at (256) 372-4119.
As one of the Partners for Innovation in Information Technology (PIIT)
Program funded by the National Science Foundation, Department of Computer
Sciences will be conducting 2012
summer computer camps. This is one of three week-long, 40-hour summer camps.
training and hands-on learning opportunities constructing and programming Lego
NXT robots; building and programming robots for tasks, using RoboLab, a
graphical programming environment.
Week, June 3 - 7