Conducted by Smith College faculty, SSEP is a month-long enrichment program for talented high school girls with interests in science, engineering and medicine. During their stay, girls select two two-week research courses in such subjects as astronomy, biochemistry, biology, chemistry, engineering, women's health and writing. The program offers cooperative, hands-on investigations in engineering and the life and physical sciences. In their free time, students participate in organized sports, as well as in various recreational and cultural activities.
|Name||Smith College Summer Science and Engineering Program|
|Program Focuses & Features||Astronomy, Basketball, Crafts, Creative Writing, Dance, Ecology, Engineering, Environmental Science, Equestrian, Expository Writing, Medicine/Healthcare, Music, Science, Swimming, Tennis, Theater, Track, Volleyball|
|Grade Range (rising grades)||9-12|
|Age Range||Residential — Girls Ages 13-18|
|Director||Sarah Craig, Director|
|Residential Fee||$5500, 4 weeks.|
|Dates & Sessions||July-Aug; 1 session, 4 weeks long|