College Navigation

College Navigation

Contacts

News Contact:
Kathy Major
ksmajor@uh.edu
College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics
713.743.4023

Media Contact:
Lisa Merkl
lkmerkl@uh.edu
Office of University Communication
713.743.8192
713.213.5279 (cell)

  • NSMIT (MyNSM)

News

March 10, 2014

Summer Opportunity for Middle School Students - The Bonnie J. Dunbar STEM Academy
Two, One-Week Sessions to be Held in July

Bonnie J. DunbarThe Bonnie J. Dunbar STEM Academy at teachHOUSTON is designed for students entering 6th, 7th, and 8th grades who have an interest in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).

The Academy curriculum incorporates STEM Design Projects and engaging hands-on lessons that encourage innovative thinking.

Facts about the STEM Academy

  • Supports middle school students who have an interest in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics and introduces them to college life
  • Taught by award-winning faculty at the University of Houston
  • Students must be entering 6th, 7th, or 8th grade in the fall of 2014

Schedule

STEM Design Challenge 1: July 14-18, 2014
STEM Design Challenge 2: July 21-25, 2014
Students may select to attend one or both weeks.

Costs

Bonnie J. Dunbar STEM Academy (10 am – 3 pm): $350.00/week
 (includes lunches, activities, an academy shirt and faculty instruction)
Pre-Academy Activities (8 am – 10 am): $50.00/week
Post-Academy Activities (3 pm – 5 pm): $50.00/week

Application Deadline

April 25, 2014

Questions?

Feel free to contact us at uhstemacademy@uh.edu or 713.743.3993.

Application and More Information