University of Southern Indiana

Engineering and Manufacturing Creativity Camp


Engineering & Manufacturing Creativity Camp Schedule (tentative)

The Engineering and Manufacturing Creativity Camp (EMC2) on the University of Southern Indiana campus is a day camp made possible by the Southwest Indiana STEM Resource Center and the University of Southern Indiana Engineering Department. It will give you a chance to learn what engineers do through a series of exciting on campus activities and field trip to a local manufacturer.

Topics included are:

  • Robotics
  • CAD Design
  • Raspberry Pi controlled robot - take home item
  • Water Jet Manufacturing
  • Python programming with GPIO
  • Site Visit to local manufacturer

Everything you learn will be highlighted during presentations to your peers and parents at the end of the week during a ceremony celebrating your completion of the camp. This is an experience you won't want to miss!

Date:  July 15-19, 2019

Time: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Location:  Business and Engineering Center & Applied Engineering Center, USI

For: Incoming 9-12th graders (must be entering these grades during the 2019-20 academic year)

Registration Fee: $150 - filled on a first-come, first-served basis; lunch is provided.

Scholarships: Please send an email to Dave Ellert, camp director, to discuss necessary requirements for a limited number of partial/full scholarships for participants in need of financial assistance.  

Register Now! - Deadline to Register is May 30.

Once your online registration is submitted, confirmation and payment instructions will be emailed to the email address provided by parent the parent or legal guardian on the registration form.

For questions regarding registration, please call 812-228-5019.  For answers to questions regarding camp details, contact Dave Ellert at

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