One week program open to high school students
Purdue University Northwest (PNW) will offer its first Forensic Science Week Summer Camp from Monday, July 9 through Friday, July 13 on the Hammond Campus.
The PNW College of Engineering and Sciences will be directing the activities, which will offer high school students an opportunity to learn methods and techniques used in forensic science. Fingerprint collection, both traditional and the latest methods, and crime scene processing utilizing cutting-edge virtual reality training will be included among the workshops.
Full day sessions will last from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. and are open to all junior and senior high school students. Tuition, which includes supplies and lunch daily, is $295 per participant. Deadline for application is Friday, June 22.
A limited number of scholarships are available to students attending the PNW Forensic Science Week Summer Camp. To apply, the prospective student must submit an essay of at least 500 words by Friday, June 15, explaining why the applicant should be considered for the scholarship. Name and contact information should be included.
For more information contact Dr. Daniel Suson, associate dean of the College of Engineering and Sciences at firstname.lastname@example.org or via telephone at 219-989-2375.