When Bridget Trogden and her husband sent their son, Jacob, to camp last month, she was understandably nervous about sending her 12-year old to an overnight program. The week-long residential Adventure Camp, hosted by the Clemson University Youth Learning Institute (YLI), focused on outdoor activities and offered participants opportunities to build life skills including independence, […]
Clemson's Summer Scholars program will run for eight weeks this summer starting June 2 and offer a wide variety of courses, from Professional Golf Management to Exploring Mammalian Cell Culture. The program allows middle and high school students to get an early sense of what the college experience--both academically and culturally--is all about, and the program has increased the number of courses it offers in order to add variety.
A group of Clemson University students in the nationally renowned Call Me MISTER program spent their summer vacations this year helping elementary school students improve their reading abilities and enjoy a camp experience they might not have had otherwise.
A boat that drives itself and picks up trash from the ocean? That’s the stuff of science fiction, but it's reality for a dozen lucky Upstate elementary, middle and high school students who are building their own autonomous boats in a Clemson University summer camp.
Preparing future Tigers. It's perhaps this Tiger's busiest time of year as more than 600 middle and high school students come to Clemson's main campus this summer as part of the university's Summer Scholars program.
Clemson University plays host to more than 80 programs geared toward middle and high school students from June through mid-August.
SUMTER COUNTY – As you head off to work on another scorching summer day, you can already see the boredom in your kids’ eyes. But what can you do about it? How about sending them to a Clemson Extension 4-H2O camp at Poinsett State Park? The hands-on, water-based science camp will teach children about their […]
Clemson University’s Upstate Writing Project will offer three camps this summer in Greenville for young writers.
The camper was standing off to the side after the day’s program at Adventure Summer Camp, watching other kids free-play and ride mountain bikes. Although camp was well underway, at times his hands still seemed to tap aimlessly by his side without a game controller to hold onto. Confused as to why this boy — […]
A group of high school girls are at Clemson University this week to attend a new summer camp that aims to boost their math skills and give them a better shot at landing some of the nation’s fastest-growing jobs. The inaugural offering of “We Do Math!” targets girls who will be in ninth and 10th grades when fall semester starts.
A few spaces are still available for Clemson University's Upstate Writing Project camps for young writers to be held in Greenville this summer.
Some of the nation’s brightest high school students are at Clemson University this week to take part in a training camp that decides which four will go to Taiwan to represent the United States in an international computer-programming contest.
The Upstate Writing Project will offer thee camps this summer in Greenville for young writers, focused on developing the use of writing through various genres including creative writing, script writing and game design.