William & Mary Center for Gifted Education/W&M Scholars Undergraduate Research Experience

Dr. Anne H. Charity Hudley

Email : acharityhudley@wm.edu
Phone Number : 757-221-3009
Number Internships available : 4
Summary : Interns will work with gifted 7th grade math and science students from lower socioeconomic backgrounds during a two-week stay on the W&M campus. Please see details from more information.
Interview Required : Yes
Special Requirements : no special requirements are necessary
Minimum Time Commitment : 4 Weeks
Lodging Provided : Yes

Details

Interns will have the opportunity to work with gifted STEM students who are rising 7th graders from lower socioeconomic backgrounds. The students will be stayin gon the William and Mary campus as part of a Jack Kent Cooke Foundation funded grant. Interns will have the opportunity to mentor students and present to them on their experiences as STEM scholars.

The camp will be held from July 15-28, 2012. Students can determine a work schedule wil Prof. Charity Hudley. If students are interested in working on campus planning prior to or after the camp dates, a longer internship can be arranged.

Students can combine the internship with work on Prof. Charity Hudley's NSF funded Collaborative Research: Assessing the Results of Sociolinguistic Engagement with K-12 STEM Education in Maryland adn Virginia Public adn Independent Schools. For more information see: http://annecharityhudley.com/researchopportunities.