Forensics

What?
Are you interested in being a forensic artist and learning how to reconstruct a skull? How to analyze remains to determine age, sex, ancestry and stature and unique features of a decedent from a skeleton? If you like the television show Bones and CSI, then this Forensic Camp is for you. Learn about and get a behind-the-scenes look at the field of forensic science. Participate in artistic rending of skeletal remains, critique forensic programing, participate in a field trip to the morgue, along with lectures and hands on activities — and more! In this popular camp, now in its 3rd year, join us have fun and learn a ton!

For the safety of the students, field trip to the morgue requires that each student wears comfortable clothing, close-toe shoes, and carry a water bottle. Please note that this camp does display graphic and morbid images of dead people.

Where?
The camp will be held in the Sonderegger Science Center on the Edgewood College Campus.

When?
June 30-July 3, 2014, 9:00am-2:00pm daily (Please note there is no camp session on Friday July 4.)
Students can bring their lunch or purchase one at the college cafeteria.

Who?
For students entering grades 7-9 in the fall.

Instructor: Dr. Maria C. Moreno, science educator.

How?
Fill out the registration form and return it to the address below. Registration will be first come, first served. The limit for the camp is 12 students. The registration deadline is June 18, 2014.

How Much?
$250 for the entire week including all materials and field trips.

For more information contact:
Amy Schiebel
aschiebel@edgewood.edu
(608) 663-3414

Mail your registration form and payment to:
Amy Schiebel
Edgewood College
Department of Biological Sciences
1000 Edgewood College Dr.
Madison, WI 53711