Bulldog Bytes GenCyber Camps for Elementary Girls

The Bulldog Bytes team began taking the elementary camp program to local communities across Mississippi beginning in 2016 with a camp held in Columbus. This camp was funded by NCWIT's AspireIT program and directed by Aspirations in Computing award winner Mary Lee. In 2017, day camps were hosted in Columbus and West Point for elementary girls with funding from GenCyber.

Plans for 2018 include GenCyber day camps for girls in the following Mississippi communities:

Columbus, June 4 - June 8, hosted at the Mississippi School for Mathematics & Science

Decatur, June 11 - June 15, hosted at East Central Community College

Jackson, June 11 - June 15, hosted at Tougaloo College

Holly Springs. June 11 - June 15, hosted at Rust College

Eupora, June 18 - 22, hosted at Eupora First United Methodist Church

West Point, June 25 - June 29, location TBD

Who is eligible: 

Rising 2nd - 5th grade girls

Special Restrictions: 

You must apply to be considered for these camps. To apply please go to https://www.bulldogbytes.online/apply and click on Elementary Camp Application.

Type: Day Camp

Sponsoring Unit: 

This camp is sponsored by the Computer Science Department with funding from an NSF NSA GenCyber grant.

Cost: 

The cost for all elementary camps are free.

Contact: 

Dr. Sarah B. Lee
Computer Science and Engineering
sblee@cse.msstate.edu

or

Ms. Litany Lineberry
PhD. Student in Computer Science, Research Assistant
ll1178@msstate.edu

 

For More Information: 

For more information please visit our website at https://www.bulldogbytes.online/elementarycamps/