Designing My Future: Architecture Summer Camp for Ages 14 to 18

june, 2024

26jun(jun 26)9:00 am28(jun 28)3:00 pmDesigning My Future: Architecture Summer Camp for Ages 14 to 18

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Event Details

Designing My Future: Architecture Summer Camp for Ages 14 to 18

Presented by Glenn Partners
Organized by the AD EX and AIA Fort Worth

We’re taking our summer high school program on the road! Join us for a three-day summer day camp hosted by the Architecture and Design Exchange, AIA Fort Worth, and AIA Dallas Education Outreach Committee at the UTA Community Design-Build Lab in Arlington, TX. This camp, designed by practicing architects in collaboration with K-12 and nonprofit educators, offers high school students an immersive experience in architecture, design, and engineering. Participants will explore potential career paths and discover how design can empower them to improve their communities. Don’t miss this opportunity to expand your horizons and build your portfolio!

Expect:

  • Hands-on activities
  • Tours of the National Medal of Honor Museum and Levitt Pavilion
  • Sketching workshop
  • Inspirational guest speakers
  • Prize giveaways and much more!

Attended one of our workshops in the past? Activities rotate so that students don’t repeat projects.

NOTE: This is not an overnight camp. Sessions run over three days from 9 AM to 3 PM.

Cost:

$175 per student – Materials and daily breakfast, lunch, and snacks included

Friends of AD EX receive 20% off with code – Anyone can join!

Have a financial need? Scholarships available upon request. Please email Katie Hitt at khitt@dallasadex.org for more information.

Additional Dates in 2024 Summer Camp Series:

  • 10-13 years old, session sponsored by HKS: Thursday, July 11 – Friday, July 12, 9 AM – 3 PM at the AD EX
  • 6-9 years old, session sponsored by Corgan: Friday, July 26, 9 AM – 12 PM at the AD EX

Event Sponsors:

Presenting Sponsor:

Glenn Partners

Camp Sponsors:

Corgan

HKS

Blueprint Sponsors:

BRR Architecture

LA Fuess Partners

Design Sponsor:

Gresham Smith

Additional sponsorship opportunities are available. Contact khitt@dallasadex.org for more information.

A Note on Camp Staffing

The camp will be led and facilitated by staff of the Architecture and Design Exchange, as well as volunteer architects, engineeers, contractors, and educators from the Fort Worth and Dallas Chapters of the American Institute of Architects. All adults staffing the camps will have passed a background check.

Time

26 (Wednesday) 9:00 am - 28 (Friday) 3:00 pm

Location

200 N Cooper St

200 North Cooper Street

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