High School ASRA

Dates: July 10-21,2017
   Who can attend? Students entering 9th thru 12th grade in Fall 2017
   Cost: $700 

 High School ASRA is an intensive, DAY ONLY two-week learning experience for students with an interest in   science, technology, engineering and math. Students
 study one subject (module), work in small teams, and participate in project based learning in a college-like environment.  No housing is provided; however, some
 modules take students off campus for portions of the ASRA experience to engage in field work. 
 Module sizes are small with an average of ten students and two instructors. Our instructors are faculty, graduate students and industry professionals. There are no 
 grades, tests or homework. 
 Modules are designed to be fun and engaging while offering challenging content. Past module subjects include Biomedicine, Veterinary Medicine, Field Geology, GIS,
 Remotely Operated Vehicles, Civil Engineering, and others. 

 In its 17th year, admission to ASRA is competitive. Students who apply must complete an essay, provide references and show evidence of sincere interest in
 participation.

Apply here

High school reference form

Links only work during application period, February 1 through April 15

 

 

 

 

 

2017 High School Modules

Biomedicine

Disease Detectives

DIY Data Devices: Sensor Building for Environmental Science

Environmental Chemistry of the Arctic

Reconstructing Evolution: The Mathematics of DNA

Time Sleuths - Archaeology in Interior Alaska

Veterinary Medicine

Web Development

 

"ASRA taught me how to stand, and I want to move the world." - ASRA Student

The University of Alaska Fairbanks is an AA/EO employer and educational institution and prohibits illegal discrimination against any individual: www.alaska.edu/titleIXcompliance/nondiscrimination

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