Ad-Express and Daily Iowegian, Centerville, IA

June 11, 2013

Free math, science camp for girls


The Daily Iowegian

---- — OTTUMWA — Indian Hills Community College will once again offer Girls Exploring Math and Science camp this summer. Girls entering fourth through sixth grades in the fall are eligible to sign-up for this free camp on June 20-21 at the Advanced Technology Center on Indian Hills’ Ottumwa Campus.

The camp will run from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. each day and lunch will be provided. There are a limited number of slots. In order to reserve a spot for your child, call (641) 683-5249.

This year’s camp will feature a variety of fun activities. For example, students will design, build, decorate and race a model car. The girls will learn about the scientific concepts of gravity and friction. They will also spend time with female mentors involved in math and science careers and include faculty at Indian Hills as well as engineers from Cargill in Eddyville.