Pre-college Programs and Activities for Pre-K through 12th Graders

AgDiscovery

AgDiscovery is a two-week residential program for high school students ages 15-17. Admission to the program is highly competitive and open to youths from across the USA. Students learn about the interconnections among wildlife biology and conservation, laboratory technology and diagnostics, animal science, and veterinary medicine.  Every student has hands-on experiences on the farm, in wildlife environments and in the laboratory.  Funding is provided by several USDA, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service programs. Participants must provide their own transportation to the program.

Program Characteristics

Targeted Age Groups: 9th-12th Grade
Topic Categories: Agriculture, Animal Care, College Preparation, Math & Science, STEM

Contact Information

Dr. Claudia Lemper
Natural Resource Ecology and Management
515-294-3591

Program Web site
Program E-mail

Available Sessions

July 19, 2015 - August 1, 2015
Summer program
Possible overnight stay
Program Cost: $0

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