Calendar of events at Daytona State announced for June 2014
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (May 16, 2014) - Daytona State College presents the following calendar of events for June 2014.
Events are open to the public and free of charge, unless otherwise noted.
June 16-26, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. (Monday-Thursday)
FREE 8-day Summer Camp at ATC
Designed to be a fun educational experience, Daytona State College is offering a series of free, eight-day summer camps for Flagler County and Volusia County high school students in grades 9, 10 and 11. A total of 80 students (20 students per camp) will have the opportunity to participate in the following camps:
- 3D Modeling: Explore creativity in 3D design in this hands-on fun filled camp. Using 3D modeling software, students will design and model their own “vehicle” in virtual space. Students will be using the cutting edge technology of a 3D printer to create physical models of their own designed “vehicle”.
- Robotics: Create small robots for lifting and hurling. Students will learn about the theory of simple machines, electronics and system control, as well as mobile platforms, projectile accuracy, radio control and other engineering concepts.
- Sky High Design: Design and build a sky-rise apartment in New York City. Using the elements and principles of design, students will create a floor plan, design a kitchen and bathroom, and select furniture and finishes. Create a 3D model of the apartment that students can take home with them along with a color board representing all of the interior selections. Explore abilities in architecture and interior design in this creative and fun camp.
- Public Safety: Learn how public safety professionals react in in emergency situations. Get a glimpse of what happens behind the scenes in the day of police, corrections, fire and emergency medical services.
Eligible Flagler County and Volusia County high school students must be in grades 9, 10 or 11, in a standard diploma track and have a teacher recommendation. Limited bus transportation will be provided from identified stops. Students can pick up applications from their school guidance department or their career and technical teacher. They must be submitted by Friday, May 30, to: for Flagler County high school students - Libby Webb, Daytona State College, Flagler/Palm Coast Campus, Academic Hall, Room 113, 3000 Palm Coast Parkway S.E., Palm Coast, FL 32137; and for Volusia County high school students - Debra Dumas, Career and Technical Education, DeLand Administrative Complex, 200 N. Clara Ave., DeLand, Fla. 32720.
Advanced Technology College
1770 Technology Blvd., Daytona Beach
For additional information, contact Akeima Guinyard, GuinyaA@DaytonaState.edu or (386) 506-3690.
June 23-26, 8 a.m - 4 p.m.
CyberSecurity Camp 2014
This unique experience teaches computer security techniques, including: digital forensics, browser security, malware handling, virtualization and much more. For students entering grades 9-12. FREE. Applications are required. Seating is limited to 40 students.
Advanced Technology College
1770 Technology Blvd., Daytona Beach
For additional information, visi www.DaytonaState.edu/ace/cybercamp.html or call (386) 506-4163.
June 24, 4-7 p.m.
Teaching Beyond Borders Symposium
A service learning initiative to Haiti, sponsored by the College of Education - join us as DSC students present their work from the country of Haiti.
Daytona Beach Campus, Bergengren Hall (Bldg. 110), Room 112
1200 W. Int'l. Speedway Blvd., Daytona Beach
For more information, call (386) 506- 3487.
June 25, 3-7 p.m.
WNDB live broadcast on topics of interest to the community
Hosted by Marc Bernier of WNDB 1150 AM radio, this is the second in a series of occasional live radio shows held in Daytona State’s News-Journal Center. The broadcast features guest segments from 3 to 5 p.m. on diverse topics including cybersecurity as a rising career field, and music exchanges across the globe. From 5 to 7 p.m. the show presents an open forum on the proposed extension of the 1/2 cent sales tax for the school board. Voters will decide in August.
Open Forum topic - $.50 sales tax discussion, 5-7 p.m. – all welcome to attend or call in.
221 N. Beach Street, Daytona Beach
For more information, visit www.marcberniershow.com/
June 26, 6-8 p.m.
Sunset Concert Series
Presented by WNZF/Easy Oldies 100.9 FM featuring Daytona State College SGA/Vets Club fundraising concession. The series continues on the last Thursday of the month: July 31, Aug. 28, and Sept. 25.
Flagler/Palm Coast Campus, Al Smolen Amphitheater
3000 Palm Coast Parkway, S.E., Palm Coast
For more information, visit www.beach927.com
NOTE: Offering more than 100 certificate, associate and bachelor’s degree programs, Daytona State College has responded to the education and workforce training needs of Volusia and Flagler counties and beyond for more than 50 years. The college enrolls nearly 30,000 students a year at its seven instructional sites, with graduates serving in critical fields including health care, emergency services, business, education, hospitality, engineering, technology and more.
Daytona State has been recognized as a leader in higher education numerous times, most recently by U.S. News & World Report, which ranked the college among the Top 10 Best Online Bachelor’s Programs in the nation in 2014, for the second year running. In 2013 the U.S. Department of Education’s College Affordability and Transparency Center ranked DSC among the top 50 most affordable public four-year institutions in the country, with less than half the tuition of the national average. Community College Week, a leading publication in higher education, annually continues to feature the college in its list of Top 100 Associate Degree Producers.
Laurie White, WhiteLa@DaytonaState.edu, (386) 506-4499
Marketing & Communications, Marketing@DaytonaState.edu, (386) 506-4588
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