Cedar Point Biological Station; Ogallala, NE
June 28th - July 3rd
This camp is intended for high school students to explore and develop an understanding of art & science.
Cedar Point Biological Station (CPBS) is the University of Nebraska's field research facility and experiential classroom in western Nebraska, 10 miles north of the town of Ogallala. CPBS is located at the east end of Lake McConaughy, a 25 mile long man-made lake. The field station sits in the heart of western high plains near the juncture of tall grass and short grass prairie and on the southern edge of the Sandhills and the North Platte River valley. CPBS has comfortable housing and dining facilities, research labs, an air conditioned library and two classrooms.
This camp is lead by Jon Garbisch, Associate Director at CPBS and Jennifer Bockerman, Visual Arts & Conceptual Design Educator at Lincoln Public Schools.
For more about CPBS visit http://cedarpoint.unl.edu
Cedar Point Biological Station is not a
traditional campus and living accommodations are very rustic compared to
college dorms. Students will be staying in cabins.
Open to students entering 9th-12th grades.
Camp fee is $250. Financial scholarships are available!
Space is limited to 12 campers
Campers check in on Sunday 1:00-5:00PM (Mountain Daylight Time). Campers check-out Friday between 9:00AM-12:00PM (Mountain Daylight Time).
Enjoy field trips, canoeing, fishing, and hiking. Make smores by the fire and be amazed by the view of the stars.