Richland College to offer STEM Camp

Special to The Dallas Examiner | 5/29/2014, 5:22 p.m. | Updated on 6/6/2014, 7:06 p.m.

Special to The Dallas Examiner

Richland College, located at 12800 Abrams Road, will offer two types of science, technology, engineering and mathematics camps for children ages 7 through 17 this summer.

Three sessions of Programming & Game Design camp will be available through a partnership with the University of Texas at Dallas. The camp features several levels: Level 1- animations using Scratch and animations using Logo and advanced Scratch, Level 2- programming with JavaScript, and Level 3- introduction to programming in Java and introduction to programming in C++.

These sessions will be held weekedays June 9 through June 13, July 21 through July 25 and Aug. 11 through Aug. 15.

Five sessions of robotics camp will be available through Robots-4-U. During this camp, youngsters ages 7 through 17 will learn about science, problem-solving and teamwork, gaining hands-on experience and knowledge as they build robots.

These sessions will be held weeke days June 16 through June 20 and Aug. 18 through Aug. 22. Class sizes are limited.

For more information, visit http://www.richlandcollege.edu/summercamps, call Heather Lozano at 972-238-6918 or email hlozano@dcccd.edu.