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Over the course of the week-long camp in early July, 30 female students entering grades 7-9 learned about up-cycling, produced hydraulic arms and solar USB chargers, created stop-motion animation videos, experimented with biofuel components, and visited GE Global Research.

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Monday: Up-cycling & Hydraulics

picture of the group learning about upcycling   picture of students working on their lamps

picture of students drilling   picture of students putting together hydraulic arm

picture of three students working on up-cycled lamps   picture of students working on up-cycled lamps

picture of a teacher demonstrating electrical wiring   picture of a student working on up-cycled lamps

Tuesday: Solar USB Chargers 

picture of a teacher demonstrating how the USB solar charger fits together   picture of a student soldering

picture of two students in the camp   picture of a student displaying the solar charger

Wednesday: Stop-Motion Animation

picture of a teacher demonstrating the digital camera for the stop-motion animation video   picture of a teacher demonstrating the digital camera for the stop-motion animation video

 picture of students taking photos for the stop-motion animation video  picture of students taking photos for the stop-motion animation video

picture of the stop-motion animation video set

Thursday: Biofuels

picture of teacher doing a demonstration   picture of students working with biofuel components

picture of students working with biofuel components   picture of students working with biofuel components

 

Friday: GE Global Research Visit 

picture of Niskayuna students entering GE Global Research   picture of Niskayuna students entering GE Global Research

picture of a GE engineer talking to the students   picture of students viewing a demo at GE Global Research

picture of students viewing a demo at GE Global Research   picture of students viewing a demo at GE Global Research

picture of students viewing a demo at GE Global Research   a group photo at GE Global Research