TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (June 9, 2014) – Tallahassee Community
College will host a free week-long day camp June 23–27 for students in grades
8, 9 or 10 to learn about clean energy.
The Green Energy Summer Camp will allow students to learn
about sustainable innovations, from personal solar cookers to solar-powered
cars. The camp is intended to inspire
student interest in the field of energy and other science, technology,
engineering and mathematics careers.
learn about the different kinds of clean or alternative energy production
technologies, with hands-on projects to make learning fun,” said Jennifer
Milam, workforce development program
coordinator. “The best part is that it
is at no cost to the students, thanks to a generous grant from the National
The camp, which is in its fourth and final year at TCC, will
run from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. each day.
Students may bring their lunches from home, and
refrigeration will be provided for food. Alternatively, camp attendees may purchase
lunch at the food court in the TCC Student Union.
Interested students may sign up by June 9 on the camp's Web page.
Space is limited to the first 15 students, and attendees must be entering grade
8, 9 or 10 in August 2014.
For information, contact Jennifer Milam at (850) 201-6105 or