Central Penn College - Discover Forensics Camp

 

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Sold Out - Discover Forensics Camp

Date: July 25, 2014

Time: Times vary by day

Location: Central Penn College - Summerdale, PA

Cost: $50/person

Registration: Closed. The camp is currently sold out.

Due to high demand, the camp is currently sold out. Stay tuned for additional camp opportunities in the future.
 

Come discover the difference between how forensics is portrayed in popular media, to the actuality of real-world crime scene investigations. This two-day camp is open to all high school students and will feature fun hands-on activities with interactive lectures. Camp attendees will learn in a collaborative setting from professionals who are currently employed, or teaching in, this exciting field of Forensic Science. Explore a variety of forensic career opportunities!

The camp will conclude with a luncheon and closing remarks given by the Chair of the Criminal Justice and Homeland Security Department, Professor Sam Morgan. In addition, the President of Central Penn College, Dr. Karen Scolforo, will award each attendee a certificate for their participation in the Discover Forensics Camp.

Schedule of Events

Thursday, July 24 - 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
7:45 a.m. Registration
8:00 Welcome Breakfast & Keynote
9:00 Exploring Public Safety
Meet rescue team members and explore their emergency response vehicles 
10:00 Crime Scene Forensics
Simulated outdoor crime scene investigations 
Noon Lunch
1:00 p.m. Mini Mart Crime Scene Investigation
4:00 Student Pick Up
Friday, July 25 - 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:45 a.m. Check In
8:00 Welcome Breakfast
8:30 Bullet Extraction
Dissecting bullet fragments from ballistic evidence 
10:00 Computer Forensics
Noon Awards Banquet

Due to high demand, the camp is currently sold out. Stay tuned for additional camp opportunities in the future.