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Camps & Programs



Shake Hands With Your Future

Shake Hands is a summer residential camp for 7th-12th grade students. Students experience university life and attend two classes. The camp includes field trips and recreational activities. In the summer of 2016, Shake Hands celebrates 36 years of serving the youth. Learn More>>

Generation TECH

In the not too distant future, clean renewable energy sources will provide much of the electricity for the world's population. Renewable energy production is rapidly expanding; wind turbines, solar panels and other renewable electric generation sources will be dotting the landscape. Renewable energy is indeed a growing industry of the 21st century and with it comes an emerging body of knowledge. Generation TECH will provide young scholars an introduction to the field of renewable energy and an opportunity to consider renewable energy technologies as a future academic pursuit. Learn More>>

Raiders Who Code

Texas Tech University is excited to offer Raiders Who Code summer camps focusing on coding activities across a broad spectrum of applications. These engaging summer camps are offered free of charge to students and have a strategic focus on accessing students that identify as low socio-economic or from Title 1 schools, have a learning disability, or are foster care youth. 

There are two camp options available to participants, a Residential Camp taking place June 6th -10th and a Day Camp that will be available June 21st -25th.  If you have incoming 6th, 7th, or 8th graders that meet the criteria and have an interest in coding, please contact the following or register here:

Buckner Children's Home or Burkhart Center for Autism, please contact Daniel Kelly at daniel.kelly@ttu.edu
Robotics Clubs or Service Centers (Regions 16-18) contact Delila Holder at delila.holder@ttu.edu
Talkington School for Young Women or Title 1 Schools, contact College Connect at ideal@ttu.edu


Summer Camp Packing List by College Connect

College Connect

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    2518 15th Street | Doak Hall RM 110 | Texas Tech University | Lubbock, Texas 79409
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