Science, Nature and Technology Academies
Hiram College will offer five academies in science, nature and technology, during Summer 2014, designed for high school students interested in applying their skills and knowledge to real world topics.
Engage in cutting-edge research while learning molecular biology and genomics concepts and skills.
Discover not only the fascinating science behind polymers, but also their personal roles in present trends and future developments of these materials.
What gives dogs their acute sense of smell? Some breeds of dogs have ten times as many olfactory (sense of smell) cells than humans in their noses. This academy will explore the science beyond this concept.
Hiram faculty will lead high school students as they learn the Java programming language through robots.
Explore a personal connection to nature through hiking, camping, canoeing and kayaking expeditions into remote back country regions.