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Gear up for summer! Rochester
Institute of Technology’s "Kids on
Campus" launches with two weeks
of challenging and exciting summer
activities. Cutting-edge workshops in
computer animation, gaming,
graphics, Web design, multimedia
and digital video will keep kids
engaged during this summer’s
"Kids on Campus" combines
computers and the Web, multimedia,
math, art, science and technology to
provide innovative and challenging
activities for students entering
grades five through nine. Session 1
runs July 7-18 and Session 2 runs
July 21-Aug. 1. Fifth- and sixth-grade
workshops include: "Awesome
Animation Adventure," "Crafting in
Glass," "MystMaker," "Web Comics"
and "Amazing Tessellations."
Seventh-, eighth- and ninth-grade
workshops include "Twilight Zone,"
"Wacky Animation Inventions,"
"X-(TREME) Games" and
Students may register for one or both
sessions. Parents can choose the
9 a.m.-3 p.m., or extended-day
program until 5 p.m. (weekdays);
registration fee is $375 for the full
day, and $475 for the extended day,
per two-week session.
For youngsters entering grades
one through four, "Lil Kids on
Campus" will be held at Margaret’s
House on RIT’s campus, July 7-Aug.
15 (weekdays). Morning activities
include "In the Night Sky," "Mirror,
Mirror on the Wall" and "Croak, Hoot
and Squeak." Swimming, lunch,
sports and other recreational
activities complete the day. Students
can choose the full-day program, 9
a.m.--3 p.m., or extended-day
program, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Registration fee is $150 for the full
day and $200 for the extended day,
per one-week session.