On May 20
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (April 27, 2017) — The University of Louisville is partnering with Lincoln Heritage Council Boy Scouts of America, Girl Scouts of Kentuckiana and other local youth organizations for the sixth annual College for a Day from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on May 20. The event introduces middle and high school students from across the region to college life.
UofL faculty, staff and students and scout volunteers will lead hands-on sessions that introduce students to a myriad of potential career paths. Scouts in attendance can also work toward earning a merit badge for each session.
Sessions offered this year include: archaeology, architecture, astronomy, chemistry, citizenship in the community, citizenship in the nation, citizenship in the world, communication, CPR training, crime prevention, digital technology, electronics, emergency preparedness, engineering, environmental science, first aid, graphic arts, law, medicine, personal management, robotics, space exploration and sustainability.
Parents are welcome to visit campus with their children and can speak with UofL admissions and financial aid representatives during the morning session. Campus tours also will be available.