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Science, Engineering and Mathematics Camps

Summer 2017

Registration for July 2017 will be available in April! 


The themes for each science camp will be determined before registrations open in early April
Summer 2017 camps will be held on the following dates

Week 1: July 4th - 7th (4 day camp)
Week 2: July 10th - 14th
Week 3: July 17th - 21st
Week 4: July 24th - 28th
Week 5: July 31st - Aug. 4th

The cost for 2017 Camps is $175/week ($150 for 4 day camp)

Our camps are designed to engage and educate all participants aged 8-12 years of age. 

Under the supervision of trained camp counselors, students will be working in science labs and the outdoors in the fields of ecology, space science, outdoor education and other science-related fields. Incorporating Aboriginal perspectives, every week will feature an exciting science topic and will include fun outdoor activity time. Interested participants may sign up for one or more weeks; each​ week will offer different opportunities and experiences.​The program runs daily from 8:30 am to 3:30 pm.

For more information about our 2017 programs, please contact 705-471-9677 or email us sciencecamp@nipissingu.ca.



Summer 2016 Camps

Earth and Space Science - July 4th - July 8th, 2016

Participants will explore the wonders of Earth and the universe beyond. Delve into the physics of space travel, astronomy, and the possibility of extraterrestrial life, all while making connections to life on Earth. The week will culminate in the launching of rockets the campers will get to build themselves!​

Aquatic Studies - July 11th - 15th, 2016

Participants will explore the simple and complex nature of the Earth’s water systems and their importance to everyday life. Included in the week will be activities such as pond studies, observation of aquatic animals and microscopy.​

Discovery and Innovation - July 18th - 22nd, 2016

Engineering at its finest. Participants will learn how to build their own mechanized systems, and will learn how engineering works in the broader world. We also have special guests from Adventures in Engineering and Science coming to provide campers with some new and exciting activities.​

Out​door Education - July 25th - 29th, 2016

Experience the difference between visiting and surviving in Northern Ontario. Participants will get first hand experience on how to endure nature’s elements.  Included in the week will be identifying food sources in the bush, forms of shelter, fire building techniques and safety awareness.​

Environmental Studies - August 2nd - 5th, 2016

Participants will have the opportunity to discover their natural environment. They will explore animal relationships in Northern Ontario, biodiversity and human impacts on our local ecosystem.


The Science, Engineering and Mathematics Camps are supported through the Office of Aboriginal Initiatives and the Schulich School of Education.

Nipissing University, Room H207




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