Gifted and Talented Can "Soar to New Heights" in Summer Camp

Eastern Kentucky University will host its seventh annual “Soar to New Heights” summer camp for gifted and talented students June 16- 20.

The camp, open to gifted and talented students entering grades 6-8, will emphasize the STEM-H disciplines:science, technology, engineering, mathematics and health.

Held in EKU’ss tate-of-the-art New Science Building, the event will run 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily and feature courses taughtby EKU graduatestudents and STEM-H faculty. Camp experiences will be designed to appropriately challenge and motivate gifted and talented participants.

Brochures and applications will be available April 8 through area elementary and middle schools or by contacting Debra Sparks in EKU’s Department of Curriculum and Instruction at debra.sparks@eku.edu or at 859-622-2154. The camp is sponsored by the Department of Curriculum and Instruction and the EKU STEM-H Institute.

Published on February 28, 2014