Tuesday, March 1, 2011
What Do the Intrepid Museum, Girls and Science Have in Common? Camp G.O.A.L.S. (Greater Opportunities Advancing Leadership and Science) for Girls is an application-based FREE six-week summer camp for current 8th and 9th grade girls from NYC public schools. Generously funded by the Motorola Foundation, 80-85 accepted students will build proficiency in math and science.
Through the partnership with the Rutgers School of Engineering and Science Buddies, girls will experience hands-on activities and field studies focused on aeronautics, engineering, marine science, medical science and space/astronomy. Location: Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, Pier 86, West 46th Street & 12th Avenue, New York, NY 10036. Camp Hours: 9 a.m.- 3 p.m. Transportation: Each camper will be given an unlimited MetroCard to be used during camp dates only. Lost Metrocards may not be replaced. Lunch Provided by donated funds. Contact Shay Saleem at 646-381-5168 or CampGOALS@intrepidmuseum.org. To Apply: Applications available online -
Click www.intrepidmuseum.org/Education/Camps/Camp-G-O-A-L-S-.aspx to download student application, teacher recommendation and other important materials.