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3 Inspiring Summer Courses for the Young Entrepreneur

Posted by Courtney Rickard

Apr 28, 2016 4:39:04 PM


Michigan Tech's Summer Youth Programs is known for engineering courses available to young students, but we offer so much more. Here are three summer camp offerings for young, motivated, entrepreneurial spirits.

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Topics: Information About Camp

You're Signed Up for Summer Camp...What's Next?

Posted by Courtney Rickard

Apr 13, 2016 9:00:00 AM

Have you already signed up for your Summer Youth Program course? That's great because your next step is here! Within the next few weeks you can expect to receive your confirmation packet in the mail. Keep reading to find out what that packet includes, as well as what to expect before arriving at Michigan Tech for your summer adventure!

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Topics: Information About Camp

Summer Scholarship Program Deadlines Approaching Quickly

Posted by Courtney Rickard

Mar 29, 2016 1:08:22 PM

As March wraps up, Summer Youth Programs is gearing up for all our exciting competitive scholarship programs this summer. Our application deadline approaches swiftly, so be sure to get your applications and accompanying pieces in by Friday, April 1.

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Topics: Scholarship Programs

Let Our Summer Camp Experience Exceed Your Expectations!

Posted by Courtney Rickard

Mar 18, 2016 4:30:29 PM

As classes fill up, some students aren't getting into their first preference of summer explorations here at Michigan Tech's Summer Youth Programs. We understand how disappointing that can be. It's okay though! Every year we have students enroll in their second preference, and the experience exceeds their expectations!
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Topics: Courses, Information About Camp

Apply Now! Summer Youth Programs Offers Rewarding Scholarship Programs

Posted by Courtney Rickard

Feb 24, 2016 8:30:00 AM

Michigan Tech's Summer Youth Programs has proudly offered numerous competitive scholarship programs beginning in the summer of 1973. This year we are very fortunate to be offering 7 scholarship programs funded by various companies and foundations. Check out the flyer below for information on each one.

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Topics: Courses, Scholarship Programs

Explore Forensics and CSI this Summer at SYP!

Posted by Courtney Rickard

Feb 10, 2016 9:09:01 AM

Do you watch CSI and forensics shows on TV? Have you ever wondered about how they crack those cases? Is the evidence really that telling or is there some TV magic? 

During Summer Youth Programs' Forensic Science and CSI explorations, you will learn the science behind crime scenes and what experts do to get to the bottom of those hard-to-solve investigations. 

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Topics: Courses, Information About Camp

Summer Youth Programs is Hiring!

Posted by Courtney Rickard

Jan 14, 2016 5:08:15 PM

Summer Youth Programs is now hiring college students to work with our participants this summer! We're looking for enthusiastic, reliable team members that are adaptable problem solvers. Does this describe you? Think about applying!

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Topics: Information About Camp

How to Apply for Summer Youth Programs

Posted by Courtney Rickard

Dec 9, 2015 5:24:54 PM

Are you ready to apply to SYP? Follow this guide to easily sign up for our programs online! 

Current 6th through 11th graders are elligible to sign up for our discovery-based progams. We encourage those seeking a new adventure to join us to experience innovative and hands-on learning. 

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Here is the quick and easy guide to using our online system to enroll now!

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Topics: Information About Camp

What It Is Like to Work for SYP

Posted by Courtney Rickard

Nov 18, 2015 6:20:43 PM


Working at SYP isn't like working at your average summer camp. We strive to have our counselors and staff go above and beyond the call of duty to ensure that each and every participant is having the best time they possibly can. 

Have you wondered what working at Summer Youth Programs is like? Wonder no longer: we've got the inside scoop about being an employee of SYP.

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Topics: Information About Camp

How to Pick Your Perfect Course

Posted by Courtney Rickard

Nov 4, 2015 11:15:19 AM

INTRODUCTION:

 Here at SYP, we understand making decisions about summer so far in advance can be difficult. We'd like to make it easier for you with this guide to picking your perfect summer course!

A couple steps will make it easy to find a course that will match your interests and learning goals, so here they are from an SYP alumnae.

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Topics: Courses, Information About Camp