Clemson University

Cells, DNA, and Medicine - camp at CULSOC

Cells, DNA, and Medicine (residential camp for rising 7th-9th graders)

• Explore the human genome
• Learn how cells cooperate to make a functioning, healthy body
• Trace diseases back to defective genes, messed up molecules, faulty organelles or opportunistic microbes
• Discuss the ethics of genetic tests and medicine

June 29 at 8:00 am through July 2, 8:00-10:00 am.
Early bird fee, $425. Fee after April 25, $500 (CLOSED TO BOARDERS AS OF 6/8/16, still accepting commuters)
Limited slots will be open for commuters. Early bird fee, $250. Fee after April 25, $325. Lunch included. Labs run from 9:00 am to ~3:30 pm.

Students in our residential camps will be housed in gender-segregated dorms, eat in the campus cafeteria, and be supervised by counselors through the Pre-Collegiate Programs Office of Clemson University. Outside of lab, students will participate in social events on the Clemson University campus, e.g. swimming, bowling, cookouts, etc. Airport transportation to and from the Greenville-Spartanburg Airport is available for an extra $100 fee each way.

Parents, grandparents and guardians are welcome to enroll and participate with their day campers too.


Friday, July 1, 2016 at 9:00am to 3:30pm

CU Life Sciences Outreach Center, G-26 Jordan Hall


College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences, Biological Sciences

Target Audience

General Public




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Kaylee Helfrich

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Advance registration required.


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