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The health and safety of our camp students, volunteers, instructors, and staff  is our first priority. In light of the on going restrictions related to COVID-19 and the closure of UNO facilities, we will not be able to offer GNO STEM's Hands-ON STEM Summer Camp sessions as hoped.

However, as we adapt and change course during this unusual time, GNO STEM is excited to introduce new "Virtual" STEM Camps to encourage students to engage in science, technology, engineering and math from the comfort and safety of home!  Learn more below! 

Please contact Michelle Mangum at michelle.mangum@gnostem.org with any questions. 

"Robotic Electrical Engineering Camp"

July 13 - 17

10 a.m. until 12 p.m. 
Instructor is available 30-minutes prior to/following camp for one-on-one time if needed

For students in grades 3 - 11
Students will be grouped together by age and subject matter expertise

Requirements
Access to a computer/iPad with a camera and internet to participate in Zoom calls.

Cost: $185
Participating students will receive a kit of materials including a camp guide and directions for daily activities, and all electronic components needed for the camp and lab experiments!

GNO STEM's Virtual Summer STEM Camp sessions will immerse students in a week of exciting hands-on activities as they bring gadgets to life with electrical engineering and lab experiments. Campers will discover how engineering and programming work together to make new and exciting inventions and build technology skills while collaborating with others camp students online, all from the safety of home.  Students will complete camp with an understanding of the electrical engineering process and have the tools they need to continue to practice what they've learned at home.

Participating students receive 2 hours of daily live instruction plus hands-on circuit building followed by self-paced circuit practice and challenges.

Some of the topics and activities include: voltage, current, resistance, schematic symbols, series and parallel circuits, batteries, switch types, motors, buzzers, photocells, diodes, RGB LED, capacitors, SCR, and integrated circuits.

REGISTER FOR GNO STEM's VIRTUAL STEM SUMMER CAMP SESSIONS, HERE.

 

 

NEW VIRTUAL STEM CAMP!

Out of This World  -- NASA Astro Camp®

July 20-24

10 a.m. - 12 p.m. 
Instructor is available 30-minutes prior to/following camp for one-on-one time if needed.

For Students in Grades 5- 8 

Join GNO STEM'S  NEW Virtual NASA  ASTRO CAMP®!  Your mission is to explore the exciting world of space travel through Astrophysics, Earth Science, Heliophysics, and Planetary Science.  Learn about gravitational waves and the engineering design process. Search for signs of life on the "Road to Mars," explore the Life Cycle of Stars, design your own mission patch, and MORE!

REGISTER FOR OUT OF THIS WORLD NASA ASTRO CAMP®, HERE.

 

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University of New Orleans
UNO TRAC Center, Suite 227
University of New Orleans Lakefront
New Orleans, LA 70148
504-280-5710

Jennifer B. LaCoste
Executive Director
Jennifer.LaCoste@gnostem.org
504-280-5715

Michelle Mangum
Administrative Assistant
Michelle.Mangum@gnostem.org
504-280-5715

MAILING ADDRESS
Greater New Orleans STEM Initiative
P O Box 6123
Metairie, LA 70009