Camp Dates: June 16-21, 2013Online registration
Mad Penguins? Words with Enemies? Temple Crawl? Are you the kind of computer user who loves to download the 300,000+ apps and wonder “Hey, how *do* they do this?” If you have programming experience (like one of our introductory camps), come to iPad App Development summer camp. Please note: We will not be doing Objective-C programming in this camp, but you will be writing native iPad apps.
This camp is for students who will be entering grades 9 through 12 in the fall. You must have attended a previous Transylvania academic camp or taken some programming classes at your high school. If you do not have this background, please consider registering for our Introduction to Java Programming Camp.
Five days and nights (Sunday night through Friday morning)
$375 per camper. A registration fee of $100 must accompany the completed application and be received by the May 1 deadline. The registration fee will be refundable until May 1. The remaining $275 will be due upon arrival at camp. Applicants will be notified if they are accepted to camp by May 15. If you are not selected for the camp, your deposit will be refunded in its entirety.
Campers will live in Transylvania’s residence halls and will be served three meals daily in the cafeteria. The first meal served will be breakfast on Monday.
Transylvania’s library, computer laboratories, recreational facilities, and classrooms will be available to camp participants.
Transylvania has an extensive computing network with terminals and micro-computers available for campers. Each student will have an assigned computer during the camp.
Kenny Moorman, professor of computer science, and Mike LeVan, associate professor of mathematics, will serve as instructors. Transylvania students will supervise the computer laboratories and will live with campers in the residence halls.
|7 – 8 a.m.||Breakfast|
|8:30 – 11:15 a.m.||Computer Lecture and Laboratory|
|11:15 – 11:45 a.m.||Computer Recreation|
|11:45 a.m. – 1 p.m.||Lunch and Study|
|1:15 – 3:15 p.m.||Additional Computer Lecture|
|3:30 – 4:30 p.m.||Recreation (swimming and other sports)|
|5 – 6 p.m.||Dinner|
|6:30 – 8 p.m.||Critical Thinking and Problem Solving|
|8 – 11 p.m.||Study and Recreation|
|11 p.m.||Supervised Lights Out|
Enrollment will be limited to 40 campers.
The camp is coeducational. Campers, their parents, and relatives agree to abide by the rules and regulations established for the health, safety, and welfare of the campers. Conduct judged not in the best interest of the camp will result in a camper's dismissal without refund of camp fees.
There will be no allowance for refund for late arrival or early departure. The camp is not responsible for loss of personal property.
The parent or guardian grants Transylvania University the right to use, for publicity or advertising purposes in any medium, the camper's name and hometown as well as any camp-related photographs, statements, and letters involving the camper.
Transylvania University admits students regardless of age, race, color, ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status, national origin, or any other classification protected by federal or state law or local ordinance.