Meredith STEM College Summer Program
Summer College is a residential experience that will run Monday through Friday for two consecutive weeks. Students are expected to participate for all ten days and must provide their own transportation to and from the campus each Monday and Friday. Students must arrive on campus no later than 9 a.m. each Monday and depart no later than 6 p.m. on Friday unless a late activity is planned. Dates for the Summer College are June 20 – June 30, 2023 (Monday through Friday of each week). If there is sufficient interest in the program, a second program will be offered July 8 – July 18, 2023 (Monday through Friday of each week). Please be aware that when you apply, you are applying for the program currently being offered in June.
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Below is the sample schedule for the summer activities:
|9-10:30am||Module instruction||Module instruction||Module instruction||Module instruction||Module instruction|
|10:45am-12pm||Lab work||Lab work||Lab work||Lab work||Student Presentations|
|1-2pm||Professional skills development & career exploration||Professional skills development & career exploration||Professional skills development & career exploration||Professional skills development & career exploration||Professional skills development & career exploration|
|2-2:30pm||Case study work||Case study work||Case study work||Case study work||Case study work|
|2:45-3:15pm||Mentoring activities||Mentoring activities||Mentoring activities||Mentoring activities||Mentoring activities|
|3:15-4:30pm||RTP Guest speaker||Field trip (Week 1: NC Science Museum, Week 2: RTP biotech company)||RTP Guest speaker||Discussion group||Field trip (Week 1: NC Science Museum, Week 2: RTP biotech company)|
|6-7pm||Mentor group dinner||Mentor group dinner||Mentor group dinner||Mentor group dinner|
|7-9pm||Bowling||Movie Night||Campfire S’mores||Karaoke Party|