NCSSM STEM Immersion Camp (NSIC)
Math, Coding, Grow!
Are you in grades 4-12? Are you passionate about STEM and wish to learn more? NSIC students will learn introductory graph theory, combinatorics, game theory and the basics of computer science. NSIC students will have the opportunity to explore each topics according to their interests.
What is NSIC?
NSIC is a completely free weeklong program aiming to introduce computer science and advanced mathematics to female and minority students who are passionate about STEM. We are completely run and taught by NCSSM (North Carolina School of Science and Math) students and sponsored by faculty members.
We offer two sessions:
Introduction to graph theory and combinatorics (morning session)
Introduction to computer science and computational thinking (afternoon session)
Students are welcome to choose one or both sessions. Students with full participation in the program will recieve certificate of completion at the end of each session. Although female and minority students are strongly encouraged to attend the program, everyone can apply! No prior experience needed!
NCSSM STEM Immersion Camp is aimed for middle school and high school students, however, elementary school students are also welcomed to apply. Applicants are accepted on a rolling basis, we encourgae you to apply ASAP. Please check your email and expect to hear back from us within a couple of weeks. To apply, please fill out the short google form linked below.
Monday, July 3 - Friday, July 7
Morning Session (10am - 12pm)
Math Synchronous Activity: 10:00 am -10:45 am
Math Office Hours: 11:00 am-11:30 am
Asynchronous Activity: 11:30 am-12:00 pm
Afternoon Session (1pm - 3pm)
Computer Science Synchronous Activity: 1:00 pm-1:45 pm
Computer Science Office Hours: 2:00 pm-2:30 pm
Asynchronous Activity: 2:30 pm-3:00pm
We Are Fully Virtual
Students will attend daily sessions through Zoom with the Zoom links send out prior to the program start date. If you need any assistance with access to the internet, please reach out to us!
We will mainly focus on students within North Carolina, but out-of-state students are welcome to apply!