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SciTech Institute


SciTech is a community enrichment program in science, math and technology for middle school students in Winston Salem and Forsyth County sponsored by Wake Forest Innovations.

View photos from Summer Camp 2016, or read the feature story, An Education in Possibilities: How SciTech Inspires Students to Pursue STEM Careers.

 

 

STEM Symposium

The SciTech Institute is holding a fall STEM Symposium for youth in the Winston-Salem and surrounding areas. Sessions will include engaging, hands-on activities as well as opportunities to interact with STEM professionals in North Carolina.

DATE
Friday, November 11, 2016

TIMES
8 am – 1 pm STEM Sessions
1 pm – 5 pm Optional STEM Electives & Recreation

LOCATION
Wake Forest Biotech Place
575 N. Patterson Ave.
Winston-Salem, NC 27101

AGES
Students in grades 4 to 7

COST
$5 registration fee; refundable after participation

Register between September 18 – October 15 to attend. For question, please contact Denise Johnson, SciTech Director, by emailing SciTechwssu@gmail.com or calling +1.336.750.8698.

Sponsored by Wake Forest Innovation Quarter, Winston-Salem State University, North Carolina Science Festival and Morehead Planetarium & Science Center.

More events for the 2016-2017 school year are in the works; stay tuned for upcoming information on pre-registration for our fall and spring mini-camps.

Parent Resources

Transportation is available for select neighborhoods in the 27101, 27103, 27105 & 27107 zip codes. Please contact scitechwssu@gmail.com for more information.

Participants in this program will receive age and grade-appropriate classroom exposure to science and math in a fun and hands-on environment. Students will do their “exploring” on the campuses of local colleges and universities and science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) businesses and industries. Sessions will be led by business professionals and faculty from Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools, Winston Salem State University, and Wake Forest University School of Medicine. There will also be guest speakers from area technology companies as well as field trips to local businesses, museums, colleges and more!