UW-Green Bay Outreach, Bellin College offer ‘Life’s a Lab Reality Science Camp’

GREEN BAY, Wis. Students entering grades 10-12 in fall 2013 can enroll now for the Life’s a Lab Reality Science Camp, Sunday, July 28 to Wednesday, July 31, at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay.

The camp is a partnership between UW-Green Bay’s Summer Camp program, in the Office of Outreach and Adult Access, and Bellin College.

For students interested in health careers such as physical therapy, sports medicine, radiology, emergency medical and research, this camp will offer lab experiences in the mornings and tours of professional clinics and other medical facilities in the afternoons. Mortuary Science is added to the curricular lineup this year.

Camp director and associate professor Amanda Nelson from UW-Green Bay’s Human Biology department will provide instruction in UW-Green Bay labs for part of the day, while instructors from the Bellin College team will coordinate tours and facility visits in the afternoons.

Students can attend as commuters or as residents living in UW-Green Bay student housing. The camp fee is $249 for commuters. Resident students will pay $459, which includes instruction, room and board, counselor supervision and transportation to evening activities.

Camp information and registration are available online at Information also is available by telephone at (920) 465-2775 or 1-800-621-2313.