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Summer Camp 2012: George Mason Institute Forensics

Fairfax Campus

Students will have the opportunity to specialize in numerous areas of forensics, including Oratory, Extemporaneous Speaking, Student Congress, and all the interpretation events. Faculty consists of the leading competitors and coaches from across the nation.

$1599; $1199

Peter Pober, (703) 993-4119, ppober@gmu.edu, George Mason Institute of Forensics

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Summer Camp 2012: Summer-Dance

Fairfax Campus: de Laski Performing Arts Building

No Longer Accepting Applications.
A two-week summer dance intensive dedicated to inspiring artistry while cultivating the unique gifts of each dancer. Train in ballet, modern, jazz, and world dance, as well as take master classes with prominent guest artists.

$1200

School of Dance, (703) 993-1114, artofit@gmu.edu

Web Site

 

Summer Camp 2012: Brian Orakpo Football Camp

Fairfax Campus

With practice three times a day, you will receive in-depth instruction, lectures, and demonstrations by Brian Orakpo and members of the Washington Redskins along with an outstanding coaching staff.

$769.97; $679.97

Sports International Camps, (301) 575-9400, information@footballcamps.com

Web Site

8 am - 4:30 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Land and Sea Volleyball Camp

Prince William Campus, Freedom Aquatic & Fitness Center

Not only will campers develop skills necessary to play volleyball on land, but they will take it further and have some of the same fun in the water under the guidance of Olga O'Brien, volleyball coach and former Mason star player.

$210; $110

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

8 am - 4:30 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Boys Soccer and Recreation Camp

Prince William Campus; Brandon Way, Manassas, VA

For novice through experienced players, this camp gives participants lots of time on the ball to improve kicking, dribbling, shooting, and passing skills.

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$210; $110

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

8 am - 4:30 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Martial Arts and Recreation Camp

Prince William Campus; American Kenpo Karate Academy, Manassas, VA

Introduce youngsters to the world of martial arts. The lead instructor, Jose Ponce, is a seventh degree black belt of the American Kenpo Karate Academy. Campers work on the physical aspect with balance, strength, agility, and conditioning drills.

$210; $110

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

8 am - 4:30 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Boys Lacrosse and Recreation Camp

Prince William Campus; Brandon Way Park, Manassas, VA

Learn the basics of lacrosse from cradling to passing, and get ready to compete with instruction in cutting, shooting, and dodging.

$210; $110

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

8 am - 4:30 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Baseball and Recreation Camp

Prince William Campus; E.G. Smith Baseball Complex, Manassas, VA

Campers sharpen their baseball skills in this exciting camp headed by Tom Masterson, former Pittsburgh Pirate. Designed for beginner through advanced players, instructors divide campers into groups based on age, experience and ability level.

$210; $110

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

8:30 am - 11:30 am

Summer Camp 2012: Martial Arts and Recreation Camp

Prince William Campus; American Kenpo Karate Academy, Manassas, VA

Introduce youngsters to the world of martial arts. The lead instructor, Jose Ponce, is a seventh degree black belt of the American Kenpo Karate Academy. Campers work on the physical aspect with balance, strength, agility, and conditioning drills.

$210; $110

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

8:30 am - 11:30 am

Summer Camp 2012: Natural Camp

Prince William Campus, Freedom Aquatic & Fitness Center

Find wildlife, take on challenges, spot birds, learn to walk silently in the woods and explore the Piedmot Trail outside the Freedom Center's backdoor.

$110

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

8:30 am - 7:30 pm

Summer Camp 2012: All-Arts, Sciences & Technology Camp

Fairfax Campus, The Hub

Designed to give quality instruction in the arts and sciences, the camp also includes recreation, values exploration, and citizenship components.

$799; $429

Kisha Carmichael-Motley, (336) 315-7044, allarts@uncg.edu

Web Site

8:45 am - 11:45 am

Summer Camp 2012: Baseball and Recreation Camp

Prince William Campus; E.G. Smith Baseball Complex, Manassas, VA

Campers sharpen their baseball skills in this exciting camp headed by Tom Masterson, former Pittsburgh Pirate. Designed for beginner through advanced players, instructors divide campers into groups based on age, experience and ability level.

$210; $110

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

9 am - 12 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Camp Freedom for Preschoolers

Prince William Campus

Each week preschoolers explore a different theme through a variety of related activities, games, arts & crafts, music, and movement. Campers should bring a snack each day.

$100

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

9 am - 12 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Mathematics and Technology for Talented Youth

Fairfax Campus

The courses are designed to provide an accelerated learning environment in a college atmosphere for high-potential students. The following courses are offered: Pre-algebra, Algebra 1, Geometry, Algebra 2 with Trigonometry, Pre-calculus, Calculus, and Introduction to JavaScript with Webpage Design.

$400

Dr. J.E. Lin, (703) 993-1459, talentedyouth@gmail.com

Web Site

9 am - 12 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Film and Video Production Camp

Fairfax Campus

Immerse yourself in the creative and exciting world of filmmaking. Classes will cover the filmmaking process from concept to finished film. Sessions will be fully supervised. Participants are divided into separate age groups which meet at different times.

$375

Potomac Arts Academy, (703) 993-9889, potomac@gmu.edu

Web Site

9 am - 12 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Computer Game Design

Fairfax Campus

Give your kids a week or two this summer where fun and education go hand in hand. Participants will begin learning the basics of designing a computer game where they are encouraged to work together in an interactive and supportive environment with other kids of similar age and interest.

$375

Potomac Arts Academy, (703) 993-9889, potomac@gmu.edu

Web Site

9 am - 12 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Land and Sea Volleyball Camp

Prince William Campus, Freedom Aquatic & Fitness Center

Not only will campers develop skills necessary to play volleyball on land, but they will take it further and have some of the same fun in the water under the guidance of Olga O'Brien, volleyball coach and former Mason star player.

$210; $110

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

9 am - 12 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Boys Lacrosse and Recreation Camp

Prince William Campus; Brandon Way Park, Manassas, VA

Learn the basics of lacrosse from cradling to passing, and get ready to compete with instruction in cutting, shooting, and dodging.

$210; $110

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

9 am - 1 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Writing Project Student Summer Institute

Fairfax Campus

This is an application based camp. All students must apply and be accepted to the institute in order to participate.

$475; $425

Sara Duval, (703) 993-1168, contact.nvwp@gmail.com, Northern Virginia Writing Project

Web Site

9 am - 2 pm

Summer Camp 2012: WGMU Summer Radio Camp

Johnson Center

WGMU's Summer Radio Camp will provide students hands-on training in a professional radio environment. Activities include learning how to write and produce a commercial and newscast, as well as field trips to area radio stations.

$275

Rodger Smith, (703) 993-3473, rsmith6@gmu.edu

Web Site

9 am - 3 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Acting for Young People Summer Arts Camp

Fairfax Campus

In a fun, fast-paced environment, students will work on acting skills, voice, movement, acting for the camera, musical theater, improvisation and more. Each session is similar in format and schedule, but differs enough to give multi-week and returning campers a creative challenge.

$285; $230

Mary Lechter, (703) 307-5332, mary@afyp.org

Web Site

9 am - 3 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Five Tool Development Softball Camp

Softball Complex

Contact the camp for details on cost.

Joe Verbanic, (703) 993-3296, jverbani@gmu.edu

Web Site

9 am - 3 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Victory Academy Soccer Camp

Fairfax Campus

The primary goal of Victory Soccer Academy is to provide a challenging yet enjoyable week of soccer instruction. This is achieved in an environment of positive reinforcement, motivating field sessions, innovative teaching, and a first class staff.

$425; $325; $150

Greg Andrulis, (703) 993-3288, gandruli@gmu.edu

Web Site

9 am - 3 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Victory Academy Soccer Camp

Fairfax Campus

The primary goal of Victory Soccer Academy is to provide a challenging yet enjoyable week of soccer instruction. This is achieved in an environment of positive reinforcement, motivating field sessions, innovative teaching, and a first class staff.

$425; $325; $150

Greg Andrulis, (703) 993-3288, gandruli@gmu.edu

Web Site

9 am - 3 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Patriot Football Camp

Recreation and Athletic Complex Field

The camp is designed to help student-athletes improve their individual football techniques and to provide an understanding of team concepts. Campers will engage in individual and team competition designed to improve each athlete’s knowledge of the game.

Joe Pascale, (703) 801-0303

Web Site

9 am - 3 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Paul Hewitt Basketball Camps

Field House

Mason staff, players, and qualified college and high school coaches will be on hand to provide you with the individual attention and direction that will help you reach your full potential and have fun doing it.

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$250

Scott Lombardi, (703) 993-4781, slombar1@gmu.edu

Web Site

9 am - 3 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Jeri Porter Girls Basketball Camp

Recreation and Athletic Complex

$225

Antoya Milla, (703) 993-2615

Web Site

9 am - 4 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Drama Kids: Renaissance Faire

Prince William Campus, Hylton Performing Arts Center

$249

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513

Web Site

9 am - 4 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Baseball Camp, Bill Brown

Spuhler Field

Designed to teach players solid fundamental baseball skills as well as to raise the level of understanding of the game of baseball.

Lucas Jones, (703) 993-3281, ljones12@gmu.edu

Web Site

9 am - 4 pm

Summer Camp 2012: All Sports

Prince William Campus, Freedom Aquatic & Fitness Center

Campers will enjoy a week of socializing with others their age while developing team building skills and leadership qualities. Once a week campers will have the opportunity to work with certified athletic trainers and participate in fitness related games and activities.

$250

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

9 am - 4 pm

Summer Camp 2012: ICES High School Workshops in Economics

Arlington Campus

ICES Summer High School Workshop in Economics aims to teach high school students about economics prior to their enrollment to college, facilitate them in the process of establishing a learning habit, and strengthen their aspiration for continuous learning.

Dafina Mulaj, (703) 993-4850, dmulaj@gmu.edu

Web Site

9 am - 4:30 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Camp Freedom

Prince William Campus

Campers enjoy a broad range of recreational sports and games, arts and crafts projects, a daily swim, a weekly field trip, and participate in special enrichment sessions such as cooking, fitness activities, nutrition education, science experiments, drama games and skits, and special events.

$195; $158

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

9 am - 4:30 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Babysitting Training, American Red Cross

Prince William Campus

The newly revised American Red Cross Babysitter Training course gives 11 - 15 year olds the skills and confidence to be great baby sitters.

$210

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

9 am - 4:30 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Recreation with Motion Camp

Prince William Campus, Freedom Aquatic & Fitness Center

Activities include a selection of sports and games chosen by the campers along with the direction of their counselors. Daily activities may include basketball, volleyball, football, soccer, lacrosse, obstacle courses, relay races, capture the flag and much more.

$195; $158

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

9 am - 4:30 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Leading Edge Camp

Prince William Campus, Freedom Aquatic & Fitness Center

Step up and take on the ultimate challenges The EDGE has to offer. Campers will ride the Zip wire, climb the Alpine Tower, and lead off the Pamper Pole.

$250

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

9 am - 5 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Benjamin Franklin Summer Institute with South and Central Asia

Fairfax Campus

The Institute will bring together 45 teenagers aged 16- 18 from the United States, India, Pakistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan to learn about conflict resolution, democracy, diplomacy, environmental issues, and media.

Nike Carstarphen, (703) 993-9405, franklin@gmu.edu

Web Site

9:30 am - 12 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Sing, Dance and Create Arts Camp

Fairfax Campus, Prince William Campus

We'll sing, dance, play and create with songs and stories based on a whimsical, imaginative theme. Each day will include time for hands-on music making, storytelling, dance and movement, jam session, and an art project.

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$110

Potomac Arts Academy, (703) 993-9889, p

Web Site

10 am - 3 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Robotics Expansion Summer Camp 1 & 2

Fairfax Campus

This Summer Robotics Camp will use a range of hands-on exercises so children grasp a more in depth knowledge of electrical, mechanical and software concepts related to the robotics field. 

$438

Anthony Nunez, classes@

Web Site

12 pm - 3 pm

Alternative Transportation Fair for Employees

University Hall, Room 1200

Learn about transportation benefits and alternative commute options available to Mason employees. Topics include: telework and compressed work schedule; carpooling and vanpooling; cycling and walking to work.

Marina Budimir, (703) 993-9530, Office of Parking and Transportation

Web Site

1 pm - 1:50 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Pee Wee T-Ball Camp

Prince William Campus, Freedom Aquatic & Fitness Center

Hitting, stance, fielding, throwing, and catching are only a few of the basics covered.

$50

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

1 pm - 1:50 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Tiny Tots Soccer Camp

Prince William Campus, Freedom Aquatic & Fitness Center

This camp teaches beginning soccer skills and provides a basic understanding of game rules.

$50

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

1 pm - 4 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Mathematics and Technology for Talented Youth

Fairfax Campus

The courses are designed to provide an accelerated learning environment in a college atmosphere for high-potential students. The following courses are offered: Pre-algebra, Algebra 1, Geometry, Algebra 2 with Trigonometry, Pre-calculus, Calculus, and Introduction to JavaScript with Webpage Design.

$400

Dr. J.E. Lin, (703) 993-1459, talentedyouth@gmail.com

Web Site

1 pm - 4 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Film and Video Production Camp

Fairfax Campus

Immerse yourself in the creative and exciting world of filmmaking. Classes will cover the filmmaking process from concept to finished film. Sessions will be fully supervised. Participants are divided into separate age groups which meet at different times.

$375

Potomac Arts Academy, (703) 993-9889, potomac@gmu.edu

Web Site

1 pm - 4 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Computer Game Design

Fairfax Campus

Give your kids a week or two this summer where fun and education go hand in hand. Participants will begin learning the basics of designing a computer game where they are encouraged to work together in an interactive and supportive environment with other kids of similar age and interest.

$375

Potomac Arts Academy, (703) 993-9889, potomac@gmu.edu

Web Site

1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Drama Camp: Lights, Camera, Action

Prince William Campus, Freedom Aquatic & Fitness Center

This two-week camp engages your child's imagination while helping to increase their intuitive skills, creativity, and sense of self awareness.

$210

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513

Web Site

2 pm - 2:50 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Pee Wee Football Camp

Prince William Campus, Freedom Aquatic & Fitness Center

Pass and punt your way to the football basics. In this camp children learn how to catch, throw, and play in a flag football setting.

$50

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

3 pm - 5 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Creative Cuisine Cooking Camp

Prince William Campus, Freedom Aquatic & Fitness Center

Campers will prepare age appropriate recipes with a few twists thrown in! Under careful supervision, campers use toaster ovens, electric fry pans, hot plates, and other small kitchen appliances to prepare these recipes.

$110

Freedom Aquatic and Fitness Center, (703) 993-8513, fccamps@gmu.edu

Web Site

5 pm - 8 pm

Summer Camp 2012: TRIO Lacrosse Camp

Fairfax Campus

TRIO Lacrosse Camp is designed to provide each camper the fundamentals and skills to become a more complete lacrosse player.

$165; $150

Morgan Kelly, (703) 993-9355

Web Site

5:30 pm

Library Workshop: Zotero 101

Arlington Campus, Founders Hall, Room 332

Introduction to the free bibliographic software that helps keep your research organized. Registration is required.

University Libraries, (703) 993-2223, aclref@gmu.edu

Web Site

5:30 pm - 9 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Patriot Volleyball Camp

Recreation and Athletic Complex

Pat Kendrick, (703) 993-3298, pkendric@gmu.edu

Web Site

5:30 pm - 9 pm

Summer Camp 2012: Patriot Volleyball Camp

Recreation and Athletic Complex

Pat Kendrick, (703) 993-3298, pkendric@gmu.edu

Web Site

6 pm - 7:30 pm

Entrepreneurship Summer Series: Entrepreneur's Starter Kit - Crowd Funding

Arlington Campus, Founders Hall, Room 134

Features entrepreneurs and innovators that have successfully raised money on crowdsourcing sites.

Center for Social Entrepreneurship, (703) 642-7264

Web Site

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Azucar GMU Salsa Club

Johnson Center, Dance Studio

Free Salsa Dance workshops for Mason students & faculty! All levels are welcome for fun salsa lessons to get you ready and moving through the summer.

Christine Gonzales, azucargmu@gmail.com, Azucar GMU Salsa Club

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