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March 9, 2005
Contact: Todd Cohen, University Relations, (785) 864-8858.

KU announces summer camp lineup

LAWRENCE -- Following is a list of University of Kansas 2005 summer athletic and academic camps:

ACADEMIC

PROJECT DISCOVERY
A one-week residential camp to help teen girls explore the excitement of engineering. Grades 9-12, June 5-11 and July 10-16, $300, financial aid available. Contact Florence Boldridge, 785-864-3620, fboldridge@ku.edu. Learn more at www.engr.ku.edu.

JAYHAWK DEBATE INSTITUTE
Two-week policy debate. June 26-July 9; $950 overnight, $500 day camper. Three-week extended policy debate. June 19-July 9; $1,250 overnight, $750 day camper. Call (785) 864-9893 or e-mail coms3@raven.cc.ku.edu.

SCHOOL OF PHARMACY SUMMER CAMP
A pharmacy career exploration and education camp for high school students. June 19-24; $375. Contact Gene Hotchkiss, (785) 864-3591 or ghotchkiss@ku.edu.

DUKE UNIVERSITY TALENT IDENTIFICATION PROGRAM
Residential academic program for qualifying gifted students in grades 7-10. June 12-July 2 and July 10-30. Call (919) 684-3847 or visit www.tip.duke.edu/SandW/SummerAndWeekend.htm.

FRESHMAN SUMMER INSTITUTE
For incoming freshmen at the University of Kansas. June 5-July 1 and July 5-29. Call (785) 864-2834 or visit www.ku.edu/~advising/fsi.

HEALTH CAREERS PATHWAYS PROGRAM
For high school seniors and college undergraduates from disadvantaged or minority backgrounds who are interested in becoming physicians. June 5-July 29. Program pays $2,800 stipend. Call Amber Reagan-Kendrick, (913) 588-3088 or (785) 864-2893, or akendricjk@kumc.edu.

KANSAS JOURNALISM INSTITUTE
Grades 7-11. June 19-23; $325. Contact John Hudnall at (785) 864-0605 or kspa@ku.edu.

WRITERS WORKSHOP
Call James Gunn at (785) 864-3380 or visit www.ku.edu/~sfcenter/courses.htm.
• Science Fiction Writers Workshop. June 26-July 8; $400.
• Campbell Conference. July 7-10; $20.
• Intensive English Institute on the Teaching of Science Fiction. July 9-24. Three credit hours may be earned.

UPWARD BOUND SUMMER INSTITUTE & MATH AND SCIENCE CENTER INSTITUTE
A residential program that helps eligible students complete high school and obtain a college education. Students from Shawnee, Douglas and Wyandotte counties may apply. Upward Bound: incoming college freshmen, June 5-July 1; entering 9th-12th grade, June 5-July 13. Call (877) 842-5232. Math and Science Center: entering college freshmen, June 5-July 1; entering 9th-12th grade, June 5-July 13. Call (785) 864-9621.

MARCHING BAND CAMPS
For high school students. July 17-21, $300 resident, $175 day camper. Contact James Hudson, Midwestern Music Camp, 140 Murphy Hall, 1530 Naismith Drive, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045-3102; (785) 864-4671; musicamp@ku.edu; www.musiccamp.ku.edu.

KU JAZZ WORKSHOP
Ages high school and older. Includes a special program for teachers that offers college credit. July 10-15. Call (785) 864-4730 or e-mail dgailey@ku.edu.

MIDWESTERN MUSIC CAMP
Grades 6-8, June 12-18; grades 8-12, June 19-July 2. Contact James Hudson, Midwestern Music Camp, 140 Murphy Hall, 1530 Naismith Drive, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045-3102; (785) 864-4671; musicamp@ku.edu; www.musiccamp.ku.edu.

NATURAL HISTORY MUSEUM SUMMER WORKSHOPS
Science day campus, June 20 to 30. Ages 8 to 11. $80. Call (785) 864-4173 or visit www.nhm.ku.edu/Hdocs/Programs.html.

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ATHLETIC

JAYHAWK BASEBALL CAMPS
Visit http://kuathletics.collegesports.com/camps/kan-camps-basebl.html, call (785) 864-7907 or e-mail mlbagby@ku.edu.
• Day camp, ages 5-12, 1:30-4:30 p.m. June 6-9, $125.
• Super Skills day camp, ages 9-12. July 7-10; $345 overnight, $245 day camper.
• High school all-star camp. July 30-Aug. 3; $449 overnight, $349 day camper.

BONNIE HENRICKSON JAYHAWK BASKETBALL CAMP
Elite camp, June 17-19, $195 overnight, $150 day camper. Individual camp, June 26-29, $300 overnight, $250 day camper. Junior Jayhawk camp, July 5-8, $60. Day team camp, July 30-31, $15 per camper. Visit http://kuathletics.collegesports.com/camps/kan-camps-baskbl-henrickson.html or call (785) 864-4938.

BILL SELF KANSAS SUMMER BASKETBALL CAMP
Visit http://kuathletics.collegesports.com/camps/kan-camps-baskbl-boys.html or e-mail mensbasketball@jayhawks.org. June 12-16 and 19-23, $400 overnight, $305 day camper. Parent/child camp, boys and girls ages 4-7 accompanied by adult 21 or over, June 24-25, $195 per pair.

JAYHAWK CROSS COUNTRY AND TRACK CAMPS
Ages 10-18. July 17-21; $395 overnight, $295 day camper. Team and family discounts available. E-mail dluman@ku.edu or call (785) 864-3486.

FOOTBALL CAMP
Students entering sixth grade and above in fall 2005. Satellite camp (Wichita), June 1. Great Plains Shootout (OL/DL camp), June 4. Satellite camp (Coffeyville), June 10. Kicking camp, June 11-12. Overnight skills camp, June 12-15. Call (785) 864-3392 or e-mail jchadl@ku.edu.

UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS GIRLS GOLF CAMP
Ages 10-18. June 26-29; $600 overnight, $500 day camper. Visit http://kuathletics.collegesports.com/camps/kan-camps-w-golf.html or call (785) 864-4122.

JAYHAWK GOLF CAMP
Boys 10-18. June 12-16 and 19-23; $700 overnight, $600 day camper. Call (785) 842-1714 or e-mail rossran@ku.edu.

SOCCER CAMPS
Call Kara Lowery, (785) 864-5833, or e-mail klowery@ku.edu.
• Girls residential camp, grades 4-12, June 26-30 and July 30-Aug. 3.
• Boys residential camp, grades 4-8. June 26-30.
• Weekicks camp for boys and girls, grades K-5. June 6-10.
• Day camp (Lawrence/Olathe), boys and girls grades 4-8. June 6-10.

SOFTBALL CAMP
All ages. Call (785) 864-7964 or visit http://kuathletics.collegesports.com/camps/kan-camps-softbl.html.

JAYHAWK SWIM CAMP
Ages 9-18. Technique camp, May 30-June 3, $390; skills camp, June 3-5, $290; both, $625. Call Pam Byrn, (785) 864-7924, pbyrn@ku.edu.

JAYHAWK TENNIS CAMP
Boys and girls overnight camp, June 5-9 and July 10-14, $495 resident, $315 day camper. For more information, call (800) 645-3326 or visit http://www.ussportscamps.com.

KANSAS VOLLEYBALL CAMPS
Grades 6-12. Setter camp, June 4; hitter camp, June 5; defensive specialist camp, June 6; $80 each. Overnight skills camps, June 7-10, July 10-13, or July 14-17. $300 overnight, $255 day camper. Call (785) 864-7959 or e-mail volleyball@jayhawks.org.

KU SPORTS SKILLS AND FITNESS
Boys and girls age 7-14. June 6-July 1 and July 5-29, $180; some scholarships available, and $30 discount for early payment. Contact Jim LaPoint at (785) 864-0785; jdl@ku.edu; or 104 Robinson, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045.

CHILDREN'S SWIM LESSONS
Children 6 months and older. Monday-Thursday, June and July. Ten classes per session. Discount for multiple children. Call (785) 864-3385 or visit www.soe.ku.edu/depts/hses/outreach/childrens_swim.html.

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