A SPACE ADVENTURE CAMP AND PRE-UNIVERSITY OUTREACH

Witold Kinsner, Ron Britton, Jeff Cieszecki, Wayne A. Ellis, Alan Thoren, Dario Schor, Brian Statham, Greg Linton, Tom Tessier, Robert Striemer, Colleen Flather, Barbara Bowen (+1 others)
2011 Proceedings of the Canadian Engineering Education Association (CEEA)  
This paper presents a summary of the experiencegained from several offerings of a space adventure camp for high-school students at a university campus. Pedagogical, organizational, logistical and safety issues are discussed. Linkages to other elements in our aerospace educational program are made, including a university mentorship for high-school students and the satellite design project. Support from over 20 organizations is reviewed, including the strong Manitoba aerospace industry, the
more » ... industry, the amateur radio community, and several high schools.
doi:10.24908/pceea.v0i0.3640 fatcat:5zl36qgzr5ehnkzzemvpftgg4e