GlobalConnect Summer Youth Camp: June 8-12, 2021
Open to rising 9th - 12th graders
GlobalConnect camp is designed to expose students to world perspective, international education, intercultural communication, and current affairs happenings. The program focuses on selected countries from each of the seven continents with special emphasis on culture, education, geography, history, politics, economics, and tourism. The goals of the camp are to educate students about global engagement, promote multiculturalism, learning, respect, and tolerance towards foreign population through students’ participation and practical activities.
During the five (5) day camp, students will study various selected countries, debunk myths surrounding some countries, culture awareness, education, religion, politics and related topics. Participants will get the opportunity to learn basic foreign languages, arts, how to prepare international food, and engage in activities aimed at enhancing multicultural understanding, diversity experience, leadership skills and inspire collaboration among peers.
Location of camp:
Campers will attend sessions each day at Auburn University, Mell Classroom.
Drop off starts at 8 am each day and camp will end each day at 1 pm.
Light refreshment will be provided on each camp day. All dietary restrictions and allergies are taken into consideration for each meal.
GlobalConnect Camp is hosted by Auburn University, Outreach Global
Official camp registration will open on April 26, 2021. If you filled out the interest form, a new link will be emailed to you on April 26, 2021, to register your rising 9th-12th grader.
Camp fees are $150 per camper and will include the following:
- All snacks, and drinks while at camp
- Program instruction, materials, and equipment
- Recreational activities
Last Updated: April 12, 2021