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GENE GIRLS

What It Is: A day camp program for girls in St George, Utah from August 5 – 7, 2019. Activities are all focused on genetics and biotechnology in a university laboratory setting. What We Do: Discover the excitement of cutting edge science including isolating and identifying genes and editing gene DNA sequences using techniques like CRISPR. All […]

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OUTDOOR LEADERSHIP ACADEMY (OLA)

What It Is: The Outdoor Leadership Academy is funded by the National Park Service to provide outdoor experiences for underrepresented youth. What We Do: We offer a diverse series of activities for regional high school and college students throughout the calendar year. Programs range from a unique college orientation experience to camping and white water rafting, […]

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S.E.E.D.S.

What It Is S.E.E.D.S. – STEM Early Education at Dixie State. SEEDS is an after-school program based at certain local elementary schools run by Dr. Jennifer Ciaccio, Associate professor of biology at DSU. What We Do The programs run throughout the school year in six to eight week long sessions on single subjects. Past programs […]

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ESMART

What it is eSMART (exploring Science, Math and Related Technologies) is a summer camp for girls entering the 8th grade. It was started by the St. George, Utah chapter of the American Association of University Women to encourage our girls to reach high and love to learn so they can be anything they want to […]

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Students Participating in CODECHANGERS

CODECHANGERS

What we do CODECHANGERS offers a unique technology education experience with an online, self-paced program, after-school classes, and camps that is easy to use and carefully mixed with hands-on activities designed to help inspire creativity and connection to real-world projects. Learn to create your world with technology! Ages 8-18. Summer 2019 Schedule Dixie State University […]

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Students participating in Girls Go Digital

GIRLS GO DIGITAL

What it is GIRLS GO DIGITAL is a computer science and technology camp that began in 2013 at Dixie State University for girls ages 8-18. In 2013, six girls attended the inaugural camp. Since that time Girls Go Digital has presented in Utah, Arizona, Vermont, Rhode Island, Vermont, Japan and Costa Rica. What we do […]

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DESIGN SCHOOL

WHAT IT IS An intensive nine-week course during the summer of 2019, for students who are interested in jump-starting their user interface design and user experience design careers (UI/UX). Interaction with the local industry is facilitated by Design School, and many participants are placed in internships and jobs within the design and web industries upon […]

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CODE SCHOOL

WHAT IT IS CODE SCHOOL is an intensive nine-week course, for students who are interested in jumpstarting their web programming careers. Interaction with the local industry is facilitated by Code School, and many participants are placed in internships and jobs within the software and web industries upon completing the course. WHAT WE DO Participants will […]

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