Summer camp focuses Philadelphia students on STEM careers
To encourage students to consider careers in science, technology, engineering and math, Temple hosted 59 Philadelphia middle school students for a two-week summer science camp.
August 15, 2012
Science campers study marine life during day at the beach
More than 50 school students from throughout the Greater Philadelphia area spent a day learning about beach ecology and clearing plastic debris in the Delaware Bay as part of the two-week ExxonMobil Bernard Harris Summer Science Camp hosted by Temple’s College of Science and Technology. Other camp activities included a camping trip to the Poconos, a visit to a coal mine, collection and analysis of pond water samples and a demonstration of the mathematics underlying the Mayan Calendar.
July 24, 2012
Summer science lessons click at Lego robotics camp at Temple Ambler
Temple Ambler's “Lego Mindstorms NXT Robotics for Beginners” recently gave a group of students aged 8-14 an opportunity to boost their creativity by building robots out of Legos. Using a variety of Lego pieces, including a brick containing a microcomputer, the students built robots and programmed them to complete a series of challenges.
July 3, 2012
Young Harry Potter fans flock to Temple Ambler for Quidditch and other camp fun
Held July 5 through 8 at the Ambler Campus, the camp hosted a full slate of young wizards and witches ready to put on the sorting hat and join House Gryffindor, Ravenclaw, Hufflepuff or Slytherin.
July 13, 2011