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CAITE designs and carrys out comprehensive programs that address under-representation in information technology (IT).

   

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2016-17 Computer Camps for Children and Teens

Discover Opportunities in Computing & Technology for Students in Massachusetts

Check back for updates, and if you have information about a computer science camp in Massachusetts you'd like listed, contact caite@cs.umass.edu

 

September 28 - December 17
3:30 p.m - 5:30 p.m.

Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center, Holyoke
FIRST LEGO League
Ages 7+
Free
Apply by September 24
For more information and to apply: https://holyokecodes.org/first-lego-league-team/
Sponsored by: Holyoke Codes

 

October 3
5:30 p.m - 7:30 p.m.

Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center, Holyoke
Robotics Lab
Ages 7+
Free
To register and for more information: https://holyokecodes.org/events/robotics-lab-10-3-2016/
Sponsored by: Holyoke Codes

 

October 7-9

Integrative Learning Center, UMass Amherst
HackUMass
Students of all ages
Free
Registration deadline: October 3, 10PM
To register: see website
For more information: http://hackumass.com/
Sponsored by: UMass Amherst

 

October 10
5:30 p.m - 7:30 p.m.

Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center, Holyoke
Lab Night
All ages
Free
To register and for more information: https://holyokecodes.org/events/lab-night-10-10-2016/
Sponsored by: Holyoke Codes

 

October 15
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Geek is Glam STEM Expo

Girls in grades 4-8
Registration fee: $26-$50
To register: see website in August
For more information: http://www.gscwm.org/en/events-repository/2016/geek_is_glam_stem_ex.html or email Tbreen@gscwm.org
Sponsored by: Girl Scouts of Central and Western MA & Worcester Polytechnic Institute

 

October 17
5:30 p.m - 7:30 p.m.

Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center, Holyoke
Scratch: Be a Fruit Ninja!
Ages 9+
Free
To register and for more information: https://holyokecodes.org/events/scratch-fruit-ninja/
Sponsored by: Holyoke Codes

 

October 24
8:30 a.m - 1:10 p.m.

Lincoln Campus Center Lower Level , UMass Amherst
Women in Engineering and Computing Career Day 2016
Geared towards female high school students (grades 9-12) but all are welcome
Registration fee: $20 for students (scholarships available); free for counselors and teachers
Registration deadline: October 14
To register and for more information:https://engineering.umass.edu/current-students/diversity-programs/women-engineering/women-engineering-career-day or email Dr. Paula Rees or call (413) 545-6324.
Sponsored by: Raytheon, UMass College of Engineering, & UMass College of Information and Computer Sciences

 

October 24
5:30 p.m - 7:30 p.m.

Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center, Holyoke
Build a Zombie Detector
Ages 11+
Free
To register and for more information: https://holyokecodes.org/events/build-zombie-detector/
Sponsored by: Holyoke Codes

 

November 7
5:30 p.m - 7:30 p.m.

Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center, Holyoke
Robotics Lab
Ages 7+
Free
To register and for more information: https://holyokecodes.org/events/categories/robotics/
Sponsored by: Holyoke Codes

 

November 14
5:30 p.m - 7:30 p.m.

Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center, Holyoke
Lab Night
All ages
Free
To register and for more information: https://holyokecodes.org/events/lab-night-11-14-2016/
Sponsored by: Holyoke Codes

 

November 21
5:30 p.m - 7:30 p.m.

Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center, Holyoke
Build a Webpage with HTML, CSS, and a bit of Javascript!
Ages 11+
Free
To register and for more information: https://holyokecodes.org/events/build-a-webpage-with-html-css-and-javascript/
Sponsored by: Holyoke Codes

 

November 28
5:30 p.m - 7:30 p.m.

Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center, Holyoke
Unity Game Design
Ages 11+
Free
To register and for more information: https://holyokecodes.org/events/unity-game-design/
Sponsored by: Holyoke Codes

 

December 5
6:00 p.m - 7:00 p.m.

Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center, Holyoke
Telling Jokes with Scratch Jr
Ages 5-7
Free
To register and for more information: https://holyokecodes.org/events/telling-jokes-scratchjr/
Sponsored by: Holyoke Codes

 

December 6
6:00 p.m - 7:00 p.m.

Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center, Holyoke
Scratch Hour of Code!
Ages 7+
Free
To register and for more information: https://holyokecodes.org/events/scratch-hour-code/
Sponsored by: Holyoke Codes

 

December 9
5:30 p.m - 7:30 p.m.

Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center, Holyoke
Robotics Lab
Ages 7+
Free
To register and for more information: https://holyokecodes.org/events/robotics-lab-12-9-2016/
Sponsored by: Holyoke Codes

 

December 10
9:00 a.m - 11:00 a.m.

Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center, Holyoke
Hacking and Cybersecurity with Girls Inc. Eureka!
Ages 12+
Free
To register and for more information: https://holyokecodes.org/events/hacking-cybersecurity-girls-inc-eureka/
Sponsored by: Holyoke Codes

 

December 12
5:30 p.m - 7:30 p.m.

Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center, Holyoke
Lab Night
All ages
Free
To register and for more information: https://holyokecodes.org/events/lab-night-12-12-2016/
Sponsored by: Holyoke Codes

 

December 19
5:30 p.m - 7:30 p.m.

Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center, Holyoke
Minecraft PE Modding: Wizards, Witches, and Goblins!
Ages 7+
Free
To register and for more information: https://holyokecodes.org/events/minecraft-pe-modding-wizards-witches-goblins/
Sponsored by: Holyoke Codes

 

December 28
5:30 p.m - 7:30 p.m.

Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center, Holyoke
Lab Night
All ages
Free
To register and for more information: https://holyokecodes.org/events/lab-night-12-28-2016/
Sponsored by: Holyoke Codes

 

April 2, 2017
7:45 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Regis College, Weston, MA
Girls STEM Summit 2017

Girls in grades 8-12
Registration fee: $60
To register: see website
For more information:http://www.juniortech.org/2016/08/girls-stem-summit-statewide-2017/ or email Phyllis Russell or Rachel Arno
Sponsored by: Jr. Tech, Inc.