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Amazing Science camp opportunities

Mat Kindley —

There are a number of great opportunities to experience what studying Science is like at several New Zealand universities over the 2018/19 summer holidays.

Some are free and some have a cost to them. Check out the weblinks below, talk to Mr Kindley at school or email him on mkindley@katikaticollege.school.nz

1. Canterbury University has a camp for this year’s Year 11s from December 2 - 7.   Visit https://www.canterbury.ac.nz/science/outreach/summer-camp/

2. There is also one for Year 12 students, (Nanocamp), at Canterbury or Massey from the January 13 - 18 and one especially for Maori or Pasifika students, (Discovery Camp). http://macdiarmid.ac.nz. Scroll to the bottom of the webpage.

3. Otago University have a whole range of projects in Science, Humanities and Business in the week of January 13 - 18 for this year’s Year 11s or 12s https://www.otago.ac.nz/hands-on-at-otago/index.html

4. Auckland University have a two week camp for this year’s Year 12s from January 12 - 26.  See Mr Kindley for the brochure and application forms for this camp.

Applications start closing from September 9, so get started soon.