Calling all middle and high school students who want to make this a summer to remember, you must check out UGASummer.com!! If you have a child age 11-17 who has a desire to do amazing things then be sure to check out the 30+ amazing summer camps on the university campus in Athens this summer. Whether they dream about becoming a film director, doctor, scientist or artist Summer Academy at UGA has something for everyone.
There are affordable day and overnight options available and each camp offers hands-on activities led by professionals in some of the most interesting career fields. Camps run June-July and are filling up FAST. Register by March 22nd and save $20 off day camps and $40 off overnight camps.
I am honestly a little jealous I can't sign up for one or more of these amazing camps...really why doesn't someone offer camps for adults? I wonder if I can pass as 17? The comic book art, photography, entrepreneurship and engineering camps are the ones that caught my attention but they really all sound great.
Here is a run down of some of the amazing camps being offered:
- Beta Beats - Learn how to make electronic beats, loops, samples, and songs.
- Comic Book Art - Work on developing your drawing and inking.
- 3D Animation - Learn basic modeling and animation techniques.
- Photography - Explore an array of digital techniques build an online portfolio.
- Digital Film School - Become part of a film crew that gets to write, direct and produce an original movie.
- College Preview - Explore life in a college setting.
- University Prep - Start preparing for college.
- Creative Writing - Write a story, poem, or novel.
- Creative Entrepreneurship – For budding innovators. Are you overflowing with ideas and ready to turn them into reality?
- Mini Medical School - Think you're ready for a career in healthcare? Try this experience. Cool field trips and a mock surgery included.
- Engineering - Explore the world of engineering and participate in hands-on activities and friendly competitions.
There are even a few more interesting camps to choose from; UGA Summer Academy has so much to offer! Visit UGASummer.com for a full listing and more information about each camp or give them a call 706-542-3537.