Engineering
Engineering

Geology Rocks! Youth Field Camp

June 8-13, 2014 - South Dakota School of Mines & Technology

Students in this hands-on career camp will experience all of the geology the Black Hills area has to offer. From the ancient rock layers of the Black Hills, to the crystals and natural formations of area caverns and the fossils in the Badlands, Geology Rocks is a one-of-a-kind camp only available at the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology. Get prepared to sleep under the stars and camp your way through the Black Hills as you make friends and learn about geology, and geological engineering!


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Youth Engineering Adventure Camp

June 15-19, 2014 - South Dakota State University

This five-day summer camp, hosted at South Dakota State University, provides high school students the opportunity to have fun, learn how engineering and technology relate to the world around them, and work closely with professionals.


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Energy Adventure Academy

June 23-26, 2014 - Southeast Job Link, Yankton

Engaging students in math, science, and technology are some of the important factors in creating tomorrow’s workforce. With that in mind, Southeast Job Link, Inc. has developed a new program that seeks to provide students with information about opportunities in Renewable Energy. The Energy Adventure Academy is designed for students to learn while having fun. Yankton High School students earn ½ credit for the class.

During the week, you will do the following - and more:


For more information, contact Southeast Job Link at 605-668-3480

Power Camp: Electronics & Computers in Your Hands

July 6-11, 2014 - South Dakota School of Mines & Technology

During the week, you will do the following - and more:


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AeroSpace Career & Education Camp

July 13-16, 2014 - South Dakota State University

Sponsored by NASA and hosted at South Dakota State University (SDSU), this four-day camp provides high school-aged students the opportunity to get an early start on aviation and aerospace careers. At the camp students will receive two hours of flight and ground training, get behind the controls of an aircraft, build and launch air rockets, look into the workings of a jet engine, explore an F-16 fighter jet, and visit with aviation professionals.


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Chemical & Biological Engineering Camp

July 20-25, 2014 - South Dakota School of Mines & Technology

Students will learn what Chemical Engineering is, as well as the following:


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Mining & Explosives Camp

June 22-27, 2014 - South Dakota School of Mines & Technology

You will spend the week learning the science behind explosives and seeing how engineers use detonations to unearth precious minerals, shape the landscape, or even sculpt Crazy Horse and his horse’s head from a mountain side.


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Materials, Metallurgy, & Forensics Institute

July 13-18, 2014 - South Dakota School of Mines & Technology


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3M Camps

November 12, 2014 - 9:00 am to 2:00 pm - Brookings

March 25, 2015 - 9:00 am to 2:00 pm - Aberdeen

3M Camp attendees will learn about the programs, and job opportunities in the fields of Precision Machining, Energy and Robotics. Students will the day exploring each program. The students will also tour of the 3M plant in Aberdeen and the 3M plant in Brookings.