Upward Bound and University of Idaho Focus Students on Idaho’s Water July 24-26

Thursday, July 19 2012

SANDPOINT, Idaho – Interested middle and high school students still have time to register for a free, hands-on summer camp on the future of Idaho’s water resources at the University of Idaho Sandpoint Center. The registration deadline is extended until the first day of camp, which begins July 24 at 9 a.m.

The three-day program runs from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, July 24 through Thursday, July 26, with an evening dinner social from 5 to 9 p.m. on Wednesday. The Science, Technology, Engineering and Math-based investigation into the future of Idaho's water is sponsored by Upward Bound Math Science and the University of Idaho Sandpoint and will take place at the University of Idaho Sandpoint Center, 1904 N. Boyer Ave.

The program is free of charge and limited to 15 participants. Those wishing to attend are urged to register as soon as possible. For more information or to register, visit www.educ.uidaho.edu/ubms/ or contact Upward Bound Math and Science at ubms@uidaho.edu or at (208) 885-5819.
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