Westerville, OH—Otterbein University will host the 2017 Martin W. Essex School for the Gifted and Talented, a residential camp that offers rising juniors and seniors the chance to explore the arts, sciences and humanities through a set of seminars, hands-on workshops, and field trips. Held June 18-24, this residential school encourages social interaction and peer discussion so that students are challenged intellectually and artistically and develop a better understanding of their abilities and talents in their lives and in society.
The camp will feature daily workshops and seminars as well as evening field trips and events. Past campers have said:
“My experience was completely, one hundred percent, totally awesome! The professors seemed interested in what they were doing. Our camp counselors were enthusiastic and enjoying every moment!” ~ Drake Dewey, Cleveland School of Science and Medicine
“The school gave me a dynamic understanding of an overall college experience which included interesting classes, fun activities and social interaction that enriched my life in profound and surprising ways.” ~ Victoria Boals, New Albany High School
“Essex camp was one of the most fun and interesting weeks of my life!” ~ Ross O’Sulllivan, St. Francis DeSales High School
The Martin W. Essex School for the Gifted and Talented costs $650, and need-based financial assistance may be available.
For general information, call (614) 823-1570 or visit www.otterbein.edu/essex for details and registration packet.