Daytona State to host FREE 8-day summer camps at ATC
Presenting a fun educational experience, Daytona State College invites local teens to sign up for a series of free, eight-day summer camps for Flagler County and Volusia County students in grades 9, 10 and 11. All camps will be held June 16-26, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Advanced Technology College, 1770 Technology Blvd., Daytona Beach.
A total of 80 students (20 students per camp) will have the opportunity to participate in the following camps:
- 3D Modeling: Explore creativity in 3D design in this hands-on fun-filled camp. Using 3D modeling software, students will design and model their own “vehicle” in virtual space. Students will be using the cutting edge technology of a 3D printer to create physical models of their own designed “vehicle.”
- Robotics: Create small robots for lifting and hurling. Students will learn about the theory of simple machines, electronics and system control, as well as mobile platforms, projectile accuracy, radio control and other engineering concepts.
- Sky High Design: Design and build a sky-rise apartment in New York City. Using the elements and principles of design, students will create a floor plan, design a kitchen and bathroom, and select furniture and finishes. Create a 3D model of the apartment that students can take home with them along with a color board representing all of the interior selections. Explore abilities in architecture and interior design in this creative and fun camp.
- Public Safety: Learn how public safety professionals react in in emergency situations. Get a glimpse of what happens behind the scenes in the day of police, corrections, fire and emergency medical services.
Eligible Flagler County and Volusia County high school students must be in grades 9, 10 or 11, in a standard diploma track and have a teacher recommendation. Limited bus transportation will be provided from identified stops.
Students can pick up applications from their school guidance department or their career and technical teacher. They must be submitted by Friday, May 30, to: for Flagler County high school students - Libby Webb, Daytona State College, Flagler/Palm Coast Campus, Academic Hall, Room 113, 3000 Palm Coast Parkway S.E., Palm Coast, Fla. 32137; and for Volusia County high school students - Debra Dumas, Career and Technical Education, DeLand Administrative Complex, 200 N. Clara Ave., DeLand, Fla. 32720.
For additional information about the free summer camps, contact Akeima Guinyard, GuinyaA@DaytonaState.edu or (386) 506-3690
Summer Photography Camps 2014
These fun, creative and fast-paced camps are designed to introduce the principles
of photography and filmmaking—learn the mechanics of digital manipulation, lighting,
shooting and editing techniques all at a variety of levels. No previous experience
is necessary as campers receive hands-on instruction and inspiration. Structured as
one-week sessions that follow a particular theme, participants have the option of
registering for one, two, or three week sessions.
Camp sessions run Monday - Thursday, 9:00am-4:00pm and are designed for ages 8-11 and 12-15.
SESSION I: JUNE 9-12
SESSION II: JUNE 16-19
SESSION III: JUNE 23-26
Cost: $185.00 per child per session.
Early bird discount: $165.00
Early-bird registration begins on Tuesday, March 18 and ends on Friday, May 2, 2014.
For additional information, visit our Summer Camp FAQ.
Cybersecurity Summer Camp
June 23 - 26
8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Advanced Technology College
1770 Technology Blvd., Daytona Beach
Daytona State College's free Cybersecurity camp will offer students entering grades 9-12 a virtual world of fun and interactive challenges. The camp will focus on teaching beginner and intermediate computer security techniques and preparation for cyber competition. Learn about digital forensics, browser security, malware handling, virtualization and much more. A maximum 40 students will be selected to participate in the camp, which Daytona State is conducting in conjunction with the Advanced Cyberforensics Education Consortium.
Other camp topics include:
- Data Protection
- Event Log Auditing
- Linux Security
- Remote Access
- Research Techniques
- System Security Policies
- Technology Law
- Windows Client Security
- Windows Server Roles
Interested in becoming a volunteer/mentor for our Cyber Camp and cyber competitions during the upcoming school year? Contact us today!
Applications and general questions can be directed to:
Emily Coppa, Coordinator
Advanced Cyberforensics Education Consortium (ACE)
Advanced Technology College – Daytona State College
1770 Technology Blvd.
Daytona Beach, FL 32117
P: (386) 506-4163
F: (386) 506-4191