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2012 Chemistry Camp

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Announcing the 2012 California Chemistry Camp for Blind High School Students!

Would you like to learn how blind people tackle the very visual subject of organic chemistry successfully? Do you have a general love for science? Do you want to learn how you can do chemistry as a blind person just as successfully as your sighted peers? Do you want to apply the chemistry you learned to food such as olive oil? Are you interested in how blind professionals use science in their careers every day? Then the 2012 California Chemistry Camp is for you!

Come join the National Federation of the Blind of California, the California Association of Blind Students, the Lighthouse for the Blind of San Francisco, the University of California, Davis chemistry department, TPG Capital, and up to fifteen blind and low-vision high school students for an Educational, exciting, and Fun-Filled weekend of science!

When: Friday, May 4, 2012 through Sunday, May 6, 2012.
Where: Enchanted Hills Camp near Napa, California.
Who: Up to fifteen blind high school students ages 14-18 will be selected to participate.
Cost: There is no cost to apply for the program.
TPG Capital, the National Federation of the Blind of California, and the Lighthouse for the Blind of San Francisco are underwriting the camp. Once accepted, however, donations from students or parents to the California Chemistry Camp Nonprofit would be most appreciated to off-set the expenses associated with the program.

If you would like more information pleas read the Program Announcement: Chem Camp 2012-Program Announcement

If interested in attending the 2012 Chemistry Camp please fill out the Online Application

If you have any questions, contact
Henry Wedler
Program Coordinator
T: 707 338-3692

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