ROBO Camp: February 2, 9, 16, & 23, 2019

ROBO CAMP is a program developed by the Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering to introduce students to computer science and computational thinking concepts and hands-on applications using different computer and robotics programming frameworks.

MIT App Inventor, Python, Lego Mindstorms NXT and Lego EV3, and 3D printing will be only few of the programming frameworks used for hands-on applications.

ROBO Camp is intended for grades 6th – 11th and will be held during four Saturdays in February (2, 9, 16, & 23) from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.


Campers will spend their instructional time in the Samuel Ginn School of Engineering Computer Science and Software Engineering Personal Computers Labs, Shelby Technology Center 2205.


Campers will have a pizza lunch provided each day of camp.

Daniela Marghitu
Daniela Marghitu

The program is developed and directed by the Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering's faculty member Daniela Marghitu and taught by students from the department.

The cost for the camp is $235 and registration is limited. All needed supplies and lunch will be provided.

A limited number of scholarships will be provided for special needs and underserved students. (Note - Scholarship recipients will only have to pay $45 for registration fees). If you have any questions, please contact Daniela Marghitu at 334.844.6386 or

This camp was held during February 2019. Please check back next year to register!

Last Updated: March 4, 2019