rockets and crime scene investigations are the topics for three summer programs
for students in grades 9-12 offered July 8-26 by the McNeese State University.
The crocodilian biochemistry program
offers high school students the opportunity to engage in research to
investigate the unique immune system of the American alligator.
engineering academy offers a broad exposure to engineering disciplines to
students interested in pursuing science and engineering careers.
The forensic chemistry academy is
designed to engage students in
hands-on activities and research related to forensic chemistry and crime scene
Proposed day trips for the summer
programs include Houstonís NASA Space Center and Museum of Natural Science,
Avery Island, home of the internationally known TABASCO Pepper Sauce, and New
Cost is $1,950 per student and
includes campus housing, meals, lab supplies and transportation to off-campus
For more information about any of
these summer programs, contact Dr. Nikos Kiritsis at 337-475-5875 or by email