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Hokie BugCamp 2021

Armed with nets and jars, kids of all ages explored Heritage Park in Blacksburg, Va to find and capture flying and crawling insects during Hokie BugCamp 2021. The Virginia Tech Department of…

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2021 Culinary Camp

It's been two years, but the kitchens of Virginia Tech Dining Services' on-campus dining halls once again hosted kids donning chef's hats and personalized chef's coats looking to…

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Middle schoolers design, build arcade games as part of annual ICAT Maker Camp

Virginia Tech faculty and graduate students, as well as Maker Camp alumni welcomed middle school-aged students to a four-day camp designed to harness students’ creativity and encourage them to…

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Virginia Tech welcomes TechGirls for 12-day camp

TechGirls is an international exchange program designed to inspire and empower high school girls from the Middle East, North Africa, and Central Asia in STEM. The 60+ girls visited Virginia Tech to…

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Kids learn about gardening, food prep at Family Food Fest camp

Family Food Fest is a partnership between Hahn Horticulture Garden at Virginia Tech and Virginia Cooperative Extension through Virginia Tech and Virginia State University. The youth day camp featured…

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College of Science hosts high school teachers for Nanoscience camp

The College of Science hosted 16 high school science teachers from across Virginia, Maryland, and Tennessee for three days of in-depth lab experiments and demonstration centered on bringing…

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Exploring wood science with InsideTREES

InsideTREES, a three-day educational summer program for high school students provided by the Department of Sustainable Biomaterials, was held June 10-12, 2019 on Virginia Tech's Blacksburg…

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Public health graduate students lead camp to teach children about health, well-being

Market Kids is a 13-week camp based in Christiansburg that teaches local kids (ages 6-13) the importance of health and well-being. The kids learned to plant vegetables, learned about nutrition, took…

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Summer Academy 2018 Recap

This doesn't cover it all, but we put together a brief summary of Summer Academy 2018 happenings at Virginia Tech. Enjoy!

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Zoo CREW learns from Virginia Tech wildlife experts

Faculty members and students from the Department of Fish and Wildlife Conservation lead an immersive learning experience for the Zoo CREW, a group of high school students who volunteer at the…

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TechGirls from Middle East, Africa visit Virginia Tech for coding camp

TechGirls is a is a program of the U.S. Department of State, administered by Legacy International in partnership with CEED. TechGirls brings high school girls from the Middle East and North Africa…

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Middle schoolers design, program, and build instruments

Researchers and graduate students from the Institute for Creativity, Arts, and Technology welcomed teachers and middle school students to the Instrument Maker Camp to harness students’…

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Culinary Camp opens the world of haute – and hot – cuisine to young chefs

Guess what was on the menu when Virginia Tech Dining Services’ Culinary Camp opened this summer?Ten young culinary students – aged 9 to 14 – spent a day learning how to make…

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